Braamfontein is a day/night, seven-day destination. Shopping: Most of the stores are open weekdays from 9am to 6pm, and 9am to 3pm on weekends (although a few are closed on Sundays).
Neighbourgoods Market: Saturdays are particularly lively, with a large inflow of visitors to the market, which is open from 9am to 3pm.
Dining: Many restaurants trade at night, particularly Wednesdays through Saturdays.
First Thursdays night trade: art galleries and many stores are open until 9pm on the first Thursday of every month – also a very lively social scene.