Thathu Group Celebrates Heritage Month the Thathu Way: A Weekend of Festivities, Food, and Fun!

Johannesburg, South Africa ] – As Heritage Month approaches, Thathu Group invites you to join us for a memorable celebration like no other. With a long weekend ahead of us and the sun shining brightly in the beautiful city of Johannesburg, we have planned an array of exciting events that will ignite your spirit and connect you with the rich cultural tapestry of South Africa. Besides a bringing cornucopia of flavors and entertainment to boot, we are so proud to welcome our new group head Chef Buhle Ngwenya. Ngwenya is the fruit that woman’s month has given our budding group. After a guest stint as our head Chef in celebration of woman’s month, Buhle has proven to be a perfect fit for our group profile and will be staying on permanently to display her culinary talents alongside our Food and Beverage Director Xolani Mancotywa. Ngwenya is a Mpumalanga native with a measured yet focused disposition and an undeniable spirit for learning, growth and community, a perfect fit to our mission. Food and Beverage go hand in hand, thus our Beverage Manager, Leloko Jr. Mokhine makes sure that each drink compliments the food well.

Thathu Restaurant – “Lunch with the Stars”

Join us on the weekend of Heritage Month for “Lunch with the Stars” at Thathu Restaurant. This event is our way of paying homage to the incredibly talented artists of South Africa. You’ll have the unique opportunity to enjoy an intimate lunch in the company of these shining stars. Our authentically delicious dishes will be expertly paired with some of our finest listed local brands, promising an experience that is nothing short of precious, rich, and deeply meaningful to our community. Stay tuned to our social media platforms to discover which luminous stars we’ll be hosting and the extraordinary brand partnerships we have in store. Tickets for this remarkable event will be available via Quiket.

Vernacular Lounge – A Melodic Weekend

Prepare for a weekend filled with carefully curated music to soothe your soul. On Heritage Day, we present “Bubbly Sundays,” where you can savor the finest bubbles while soaking in the musical vibes. And on “Golden Hour Moments Saturdays,” we’ll transport you back to your roots through the enchanting melodies that will fill the air.

86 Public – Dance, Sports, and Entertainment Extravaganza

At 86 Public, the Heritage Weekend promises to be a Sports fanatic’s ideal hang-out with non-stop entertainment and a constant stream of all the latest. 86 Promises to help us back our boys in green and Gold, the Boks as they defend their titile in france, Bafana in their Afcon qualifiers and the Proteas at the 2023 Cricket world cup.In addition to backing our national teams, 86 has teamed up with Heineken Beverages to be the place for EPL and Champions league viewing for the 2023/24 football season and who can mention the exciting local football calendar ahead of us. starting with the MTN8 and carrying onto the Nedbank Cup, 86 is ready to bring us all into the vibabrant local football scene. A new addition, 86 will be the first local gastro-pub to broadcast NFL and the Marquee viewing that is SundayNight football. We will also host top DJs that will keep you dancing all night long, but we’ll also provide sports enthusiasts with the latest game viewing. Get ready to groove to the beats of Dj Fresh, Bekzin Teris, Lula Odiba (YFM), PH, Jazziq, Capital, Sizwe, AM Yoli, and our talented resident DJs who consistently set the stage on fire.