Messe Frankfurt South Africa acquires Hobby X


Messe Frankfurt South Africa, a subsidiary of one of the worlds leading trade fair organisers, is proud to announce the acquisition of Hobby-X, the premier event for the hobby, arts and crafts supplies sectors in South Africa.

In March 2020, Hobby-X celebrated 23 years. It is a visual, interactive, creative and entertaining event. In 2020, the event featured around 140 exhibitors across the hobby, craft and leisure industries and welcomed more than 14,500 trade and public visitors.
The first Hobby-X edition under the new owners will take place from 4 to 7 March 2021. The sellers of the event will continue to support the efforts of Messe Frankfurt for the 2021 show.