June 27, 2018

The story of Erroll Kobus and the East London – Port Elizabeth dash

The heady days of the 1960s Grand prix races in East London had been a source of great pride to the city. Famous names like Stirling Moss, Graham Hill, Jim Clark and Jack Brabham has returned to the cit...

May 5, 2018

After World War II motor racing in East London was slow to re-emerge. Everyone recalled the glory days of the pre-war Grand Prix races from 1934 – 1939 where legends like Richard Seaman, Whitney Straight and the Auto Union drivers had drawn crowds of 70 000 to the Prin...

April 3, 2018

Eighty-four years after the first East London Grand Prix,  vintage racers - Maseratis, Bugattis and Rileys will once again roar around  legendary Prince George circuit on the West bank.  At least a handful of these famous racing machines will be the very ones that race...

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What’s On in East London is the Eastern Cape's oldest and most established tourism and hospitality magazine and website, serving both local and visiting consumers in the popular river port city. The magazine is produced as a monthly publication in a handy booklet size. Apart from listings for local restaurants, hotels and important local retailers, the magazine and website is a vibrant window into the social life of the city with an extensive menu of entertainment events, social and sports clubs and service organisations.


What’s On in East London magazine is distributed to local and national tourism organisations, hotels, bed and breakfast establishments, the airport, restaurants, shopping centres, supermarkets, various waiting rooms, private hospitals as well as at the city’s most popular tourist attractions, including the zoo, aquarium, museum, and local theatres.

The magazine has been an integral part of the city’s marketing strategy for 50 years, and is a well-loved and treasured institution. We believe that our rich history and our bold vision for the future perfectly position the What’s On to become the authoritative tourism voice not only in the city, but in the greater Buffalo City region.

We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to make use of the What’s On in East London as an advertising vehicle for your services and products. We have many different advertising options available including full colour monthly magazine adverts and classifieds, website banners and links. Also, FREE event listing in the publication as well as on our social media platforms.


Contact us for an up-to-date schedule of rates and advertising opportunities in our monthly magazine, on the website and on our social media platforms.