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Only 1 day left until Hobby-X!

3 May 2023


We're thrilled to be able to bring you our best show lineup yet, and we know you're going to have an amazing time at this year's event.

We have a jam-packed schedule of exhibitor workshops, where you'll have the chance to learn new skills and techniques from experts in your field. Just click on the button to view and buy your tickets for your preferred workshops.

We're also excited to announce that the Treasure Hunt is making a return this year after a successful first year run last year. And if that's not enough, we're introducing a brand-new competition called Hobby-X: Make a Change. Take something old or something you can recycle and transform it into something new! Add your own sparkle to it to WOW the judges and you could be crowned the very first Hobby-X Maker.

Don't forget to check out our Tea Garden section, perfect for relaxing and recharging between workshops. 

For all our avid readers, we have the Book Corner, featuring the latest titles in hobby and craft literature.

If you're interested in model making, be sure to visit our Associations and Guilds stands, where you'll find everything from planes to trains.

And for our hungry visitors, we have a Food Court serving up delicious meals and snacks throughout the show days. And the little ones will have a blast with our Kiddies Wall area, filled with games and activities to keep them entertained while you shop.

Parking won’t be a problem at Hobby-x! General parking is available for only R20 on and R30 at the gate. Rather book online, save some money and ensure the smoothest possible entry on the day you attend the event.  

Want to park as close to the entrance as possible? There are limited VIP parking spots are available for R125 per parking spot on and also at the gate. With limited VIP spots available book today to avoid any disappointment.  

We're proud to have amazing media partners helping us promote the show this year, including the Creative Hobbies Hub, Supernova Magazine, The Home Handyman, and the Randburg Chamber of Commerce. And don't forget to follow our influencers online for special promo codes on ticket prices.
We can't wait to see you at this year's Hobby-X. Buy your tickets now and get ready for an epic weekend of creativity, learning, and fun.

For visitor inquiries contact 

Zinhle Dlamini | Marketing Manager
+27 (0) 10 599 6156

Background information on Messe Frankfurt

The Messe Frankfurt Group is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. The Group employs approximately 2,450 people at its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main and in 29 subsidiaries around the world. The company generated annual sales of approximately €257 million in 2020 after having recorded sales of €736 million the previous year. Even in difficult times caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we are globally networked with our industry sectors. We have close ties with our industry sectors and serve our customers’ business interests efficiently within the framework of our Fairs & Events, Locations and Services business fields. One of the Group’s key USPs is its closely knit global sales network, which extends throughout the world. Our comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. We are expanding our digital expertise with new business models. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent).
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