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Only a few hours left until Hobby-X!

3 May 2023


We are excited to welcome you to this year's Hobby-X exhibition, which promises to be a fantastic experience for all who attend. If you have not yet purchased your ticket, don't worry, as tickets will be available during the show days.
Tickets can be purchased online at Howler for R135, or at the gate for R150. The show will be open daily from 09h00 until 17h00.

To make the most of your visit to Hobby-X, we have put together a checklist to help you prepare for the event:

  • Bring your ticket or purchase one at the gate or online at Howler.
  • Wear comfortable shoes as you will be walking around a lot.
  • Bring a notebook and pen to jot down ideas and inspiration.
  • Bring a small bag or backpack to carry any purchases or free samples.
  • Bring a camera to capture photos of your favorite exhibits.
  • Be prepared to have fun and learn new skills.

For planning purposes please note that the food court will be cashless and only accept debit or credid cards.

We can't wait to see you at Hobby-X and hope that you have a great time exploring the various exhibits and activities. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to us.

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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