Festive Season: Must-do events in Jozi

2017-11-29 15:38 - Ishani Chetty
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Cape Town - The City of Gold is pumping with the Ke-Dezemba vibes and we have the best events for you to head to. If you haven't planned in advance - don't worry we have your back. 

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Whether you are looking to jam it out to the ultimate soul music with Brandy and Brian Mcknight or wanting to ink your skin at the Soweto Ink festival, there is something for everyone. Jozi is the definition of big city life in SA  - so grab your friends and head out to these hot list events.

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Legends of R&B

The acclaimed event is back and with a stellar line-up of artists such as Brian McKnight and Brandy heading the show. Tickets will sell out fast so be sure to grab yours soon. The headliners of the event are international acts and provide the best in soulful music. 

Venue: Times Square, Pretoria

Date: 10 December 2017

Time: 20:00 - 23:00

Cost: R 495 - R 3000, purchase tickets here.

Cooler box day

Dance the night away into the early hours of the morning at the Cooler Box Day festival with some of SA's best dj's performing. Some of the line up includes, DJ Pencil, Ricky Rick, A-Reece and much more. Bring a cooler box along for the long night was you pop open a cold one to enjoy the rhythm of the music. 

Venue: Lucas Masterpieces Moripe stadium, Pretoria. 

Date: 12 - 13 December 2017

Time: 20:00 - 05:00

Cost: R 200 - R 500, purchase tickets here

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Soweto Ink Festival 

The Soweto Ink festival focuses on local art and tattoo production - it aims to get local South African talent on the ink map so to speak. The ink festival brings together tattoo artists from all around the world and unites jozi nightlife with art. Head to the festival to get tattooed by some of the best in the local biz and learn more about the growing tattoo culture in South Africa. 

Venue: Walter Sisulu Square, Soweto 

Date: 16- 17 December 2017

Time: 11:00 - 12:00

Cost: R 80 - R 100, purchase tickets here.

AfroPunk Fest Joburg 

Get your hands on tickets to the New Year's party of the year with some of the best local DJ headliners.

Venue: Constitution Hill

Date: 30 December - 1 January 2018

Time: 11:00 onward

Cost: R 400 - R 900, tickets can be purchased here.


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