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In honor of Museum Month, the James Hall Museum of Transport is hosting an outdoor vintage motor exhibit curated for vehicle enthusiasts in Johannesburg.
Some of Gauteng’s trendiest vintage car clubs, such as Ciao (Classic Italian Auto Owners), along with other vintage car collectors and members of the general public, have been invited to this celebration of Joburg’s urban culture.
This family-friendly event begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 6:00 p.m. and will include a vintage craft market, live musicians, DJs and, in keeping with the theme of the day, retro food trucks offering food and refreshments to guests. .
Artists who have been billed include a nice lineup of some of Jozi’s top live bands and DJs such as BCUC, The Charles Gene Suite, Kitchen Mess, Kamo Matsoso, DJ Mamthug, DJ SediSoul, DJ Nikita and TopNotch and DJ Tataplz. .
Gaisang Sathekge, Chief Curator of the James Hall Museum of Transport, said: “International Museum Week celebrates history, culture and heritage by giving museums around the world the opportunity to showcase their collections.
“This is an important month for promoting a museum culture in South Africa. It is also an opportune time to empower communities to write their history and reinvent their own heritage at a time when culture is dynamic and constantly changing,” Sathekge continued.
WHEN AND WHERE?
Visitors are encouraged to bring their picnic blankets, cushions and chairs to enjoy the day’s activities in a relaxed atmosphere.
Visitors are also encouraged to use Uber as parking is limited.
The event will take place on May 28 at 193 Rosettenville Road, La Rochelle, Johannesburg. It’s free to the public, but visitors will need to register here to redeem their free ticket.