MTN Joburg Day
The MTN Joburg Day is one of the top events in Johannbesburg – you won’t want to miss it for anything! This event focuses on bringing people together to celebrate South Africa. MTN is fully committed to supporting South African talent and this event showcases their skills in the best possible light. Each year, together with 94.7 Highveld Stero, MTN sponsors this event to help boost Mzanzi’s music industry. This popular event is a firm favourite with locals and foreigners and attracts thousands of fans every year looking for a good time and great music! If you love local music, make sure you get to Joburg Day – you won’t be disappointed!
The event is on the 14th of September 2013 from 9am to 7pm at the Crocodile Creek Polo Club and tickets are selling at R250 per person for adults and R100 for kids between 3 and 12 years old. You can find tickets at Computicket and are selling out quickly, so hurry up and get your’s! The weather is just getting warmer and everyone’s moods are lifting after the long winter, so it promises to be a fun filled event. Take your friends along, call the family, and take everyone you can – the more the merrier!
MTN has a reputation for hosting once in a lifetime events that are hard to forget and this one promises to be one of its best. With the wide variety of extremely talented musicians, you aren’t going to want to miss it! This year the lineup is looking fresh, with up and coming artists like The Parlotones, Goldfish, Jack Parrow, Locnville, Blackbyrd, Elvis blue, Lloyd Cele, Daniel Baron and Prime Circle. Get ready to have your world rocked by these South African legends! The Parlotones are already getting hyped up for the event and have said that they wouldn’t miss Joburg Day for the world – so why would you?! Goldfish owned last year’s event with a crowd of 22000 fans with its like “This is how it goes” and “Get busy living” – they’re sure to bring even more game this year, so don’t miss it!
Other than the obvious reasons like listening to great bands play excellent music, one of the best reasons to go to Joburg Day is to support this growing industry. The local music world is a hard place to thrive in, with loads of competition and not too many opportunities, it needs all the help it can get. The growth that this industry has shown in the last few years illustrates how much difference just a little support can make. Do your part to help our music industry – you’ll be rewarded with some great music and the knowledge that there’s a little bit of you in the sounds of our city.
The Crocodile Creek Polo Club is a killer venue for this event, with masses of space and amazing facilities, partiers are sure of a good time with loads of entertainment for everyone. It’s not every day that you get to go crazy at a polo club, in fact, it’s a pretty rare thing, so take advantage!
If you want to keep up to date on all the Joburg Day buzz, you can follow it on Twitter using the #947JoburgDay hashtag, check up on the MTN website at http://www.mtn.co.za/Sponsorships/mtnmusic/Pages/JoburgDay.aspx or visit the 94.7 Highveld website or listen to them on the radio, they always have plenty of great information about the event.
Now you know all the details, stop stalling, buy your tickets, get all your friends together and get your groove on this Joburg Day! Whether you’re doing it for fun, in support of the local music industry, or you just want to hang out – no matter the reason, get out there and enjoy this worthwhile event – you won’t regret it!