The Good Life Show, Cape Town – A Great Success!

The highly anticipated Good Life Show took place at the CTICC this past weekend (Friday, 31 May – Sunday 2 June.

Thousands of visitors, with an interest in food, health, wellness, eco-conscious living and the environment, were welcomed by passionate exhibitors, expert chefs, and culinary experts, enthusiastic speakers, and industry leaders at this ground-breaking show, which was bursting with features, information and entertainment.

Among others, the Good Life Show featured the ‘Woolworths Good Life Kitchen with PlantLove’ where top international and local chefs showcased their cooking skills; the ‘Woolworths Masterclass with PlantLove’ where foodies took part in hands-on, culinary experiences; the ‘Made to Move Fitness Area’ where visitors were given the exciting opportunity to engage in strength and mindfulness activities; the ‘SimplyBiz, powered by Nedbank, Pavilion’ which showcased 60 up and coming businesses; as well as the SA Chefs Association ‘Plant-Based Chef of the Year Competition’ where guests were able to watch an exciting cooking contest unfold live in action. Visitors could also indulge in tasting, sampling, and buying a vast array of household, food, and drink products.

Opening the ceremony on the Friday of the show, City of Cape Town Mayoral Committee Member for Safety & Security, Alderman JP Smith, said: “The Good Life Show captures the very spirit of conscious living, and the City is committed to helping our communities to uplift their economic opportunities as well as their understanding of how to live a good life, which is why we fully support a show such as this.”

Elizka Ferreira, Woolworths Head of Brand Communications for Foods said: “In choosing to sponsor an event such as The Good Life Show, it’s important that Woolworths values align closely with the goals of the event. We believe in the power of making conscious choices and implementing sustainable business practices, and this expo demonstrated that we have the same mission in mind.  The Woolworths Masterclass with PlantLove and the Woolworths Good Life Kitchen were really well attended throughout the weekend and gave us the perfect opportunity to allow visitors to taste and experience our delicious Woolworths PlantLove products. It was inspiring to see so many individuals eager to learn, connect, and contribute to this growing movement.”

Monique Chinnah from SimplyBiz, powered by Nedbank says: “We were delighted to have empowered 30 SMEs who are offering sustainable and plant-based products and have them in our pavilion where they had the perfect platform to network, gain feedback and sell some of their amazing products to the public.  For them and for Nedbank Simplybiz, it was a huge success. If you are an entrepreneur and looking for business guidance, sign up to SimplyBiz today for real business development support.”

Heidi Warricker from Live Events says: “The Good Life Show is right for our time … it gives our exhibitors and sponsors the vehicle to reach new and interested audiences – people who are actively seeking new ways to live a good life.   We are delighted that the show was such a success for everyone, and we look forward eagerly to bring all these wonderful features, products, flavours, and inspiration to Gauteng audiences at the end of July.”

The Good Life Show Johannesburg takes place at the Kyalami International Convention Centre, 26th – 28th July 2024.

Tickets can be purchased here.

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