Our country has some great festivals coming up. Bye Coachella, hello South Africa!
Lush 2019 is done. Splashy 2019 has come to an end. Coachella 2019 is officially over.
Palm Springs might be far away, but there are some great festivals coming up on the local ground. Get your tickets and make sure you don’t have any FOMO (fear of missing out).
AFRICA BURN 29 April – 5 May
AfrikaBurn is one of those things that you have to experience at least once in your life. A temporary city of tented camps is created in Tankwa Karoo National Park and attendees can enjoy art, music, theatre and costumes for a week. This year’s theme is Ephemeropolis, embracing a temporary way of living. Are you ready?
MISTY WATERS 10 May – 12 May
This three-day open-air music festival is nestled in an oasis of willow trees, lakes and lush lawns. Misty Waters, less than two hours away from Johannesburg is all about intimacy and celebrating South African music. The amazing line-up includes Spoegwolf, Polisiekar, Tidal Waves and Black Cat Bones to only name a few. So, head to lake Umuzi in Secunda to make new friends, enjoy a beautiful setting and rock out to great music.
ROCKING THE DAISIES 4 October – 6 October
There is a reason why everyone loves Rocking the Daisies. It is South Africa’s biggest three-day music festival. Cloof Wine Estate is going the place to be, especially with an international band, The 1975 headlining. Expect an action-packed weekend of music, art and even yoga. This is one festival you cannot miss this year!
AFROPUNK 12 October
Afropunk is one of the best parties of the year amazing artist from around the world gather in Johannesburg for this festival. Afropunk is where people come to free their mind, join a movement, and celebrate the African spirit. Get your tickets and end your year with a bang.