Annual Festivals, Big Events & Parties In Durban 2019
Annual Festivals, Big Events & Parties In Durban 2019
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Annual Festivals, Big Events & Parties In Durban 2019
These parties and events are too hot to miss!! We have put together a month by month updated guide on the biggest events in Durban this 2019.
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Annual Festivals, Big Events & Parties In Durban 2019

These parties and events are too hot to miss!! We have put together a month by month updated guide on the biggest events in Durban this 2019.
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Annual Festivals, Big Events & Parties In Durban 2019
These parties and events are too hot to miss!! We have put together a month by month updated guide on the biggest events in Durban this 2019.

The tropical paradise city of Durban will be brought to life this 2019. With unstoppable parties and massive markets, this year is one for the books.

As things get hotter in the KZN the only question is, where will you choose to cool off?

Please note: This list will continuously be updated during 2019.

Quick JumpJanuary 2019The Musgrave Market LaunchI Heart Market - JanuaryEndless SummerAll Star Comedy Jam - 26 Jan 2019Twilight RunFebruary 2019Doek on Fleek Couples & Best Friend Picnic - DurbanWacken Metal Battle - The Winston DurbanLovers & Friends 2nd Annual ConcertEast Coast Kings and Queens of ComedyIndian Idol - Live in DurbanTAMIA Live in South Africa [Durban]

2019 has arrived and we are excited about what the Durban area has in store for the warmer months ahead. Take a peak at what's happening in Durban this 2019!

January 2019

The new year brings new things and some brand new experiences and events coming to the shores of the KZN. Check out what Durban has in store this summer!

Don't forget to check what's happening in Durban Today and this Weekend

The Musgrave Market Launch

You are invited to the launch of the Musgrave Market.

@The Musgrave Market‎

There will be food and drink stalls , locally produced goods, fresh produce, live music and kids entertainment. A little something for everyone. So bring friends and family along and come enjoy breakfast or lunch, shop local and watch the kids play.

I Heart Market - January

It's the first market of the year (and some say also the BEST). Going back to work is still a few days away so the festive feels are strong within!

@I Heart Market‎

There's no #JanuWorrys here, only good vibes and happy people. So join I Heart Market for a fun-filled day out on the Moses Mabhida Stadium lawns loving local. 💕

Endless Summer

Celebrate Endless Summer with the official close of the Festive Season. Endless Summer is a picnic style music festival hosted by Somizi.

@Durban Tourism‎

With world class production and an unforgettable line up featuring DJ Tira, Kwesta, Oskido, Shimza, Busiswa and many more. Cooler boxes allowed before 4pm at a charge of R100.

  • Cost:
    • R100 - General Area
    • R300 - VIP Area
  • When: 12 January, 1pm - 12am
  • Venue: Greyville Racecourse, 150 Avondale Rd, Durban
  • More Info: Endless Summer

All Star Comedy Jam - 26 Jan 2019

The All Star Comedy Jam features some of South Africa's best comedians for a night of rip roaring comedy.

@All Star Comedy Jam‎

Get ready to fall off your chair with laughter!! The comdey line up will feature: Donovan Goliath, Joey Rasdien, Trevor Gumbi, Rory Petzer, Darren Maule and Annalakshmi.

Please Note: This show carries a 16 age restriction

Twilight Run

The 6km run will commence on the 31st of January from Kingfisher Canoe Club in Durban!

@Amanzimtoti running‎

Funky Pants are the proud partners for this edition of the Twilight Run. This 6km trail run is the perfect season opener with a route that is  fun, flat and fast along the Beach Promenade and riverside. A cash bar will be available at the venue. Braai fires will be available - bring your own meat if you would like to braai.

  • Cost:
    • R50 - Pre Entry
    • R100 - Late Entry
  • When: 31 January, 5:40pm - 8:40pm
  • Venue: Blue Lagoon Beach Dur, Durban
  • More Info: Twilight Run

February 2019

Durban got off to an amazing start and February is not letting down the president January has set for this seaside paradise.

Don't forget to check what's happening in Durban Today and this Weekend

Doek on Fleek Couples & Best Friend Picnic - Durban

Doek on Fleek events sell out way ahead of time as these sought after events bring together all the best elements involved in an outdoor setting.

@Doek On Fleek Lifestyle‎

This time around this special Doek On Fleek edition will see couples and best friends gathering together on the lushious lawns enjoying a perfect picnic day.

Wacken Metal Battle - The Winston Durban

Join them in choosing one band to represent your city and at Wacken Metal Battle South Africa - The Final!

@Wacken Metal Battle South Africa‎

All profits made from this heat will go towards funding the winning South African bands tour to Wacken Open Air in 2019!

More details to be announced soon!

Lovers & Friends 2nd Annual Concert

The 2nd edition of the most suave and intimate concert in Durban. As you already know we keep the love floating in the air with our prolific lineup.

@Marshal Creative Emporium‎

This year they spicing it up a little more with new features and activities that will keep you and your companion entertained throughout the event. An array of the country's best artist and DJ's are to be expected. In 2018 they brought you the likes of Vusi Nova, Dumi Mkokstad, Kelly Khumalo, Cici, Mondli Ngcobo, Kabomo, Junior Da Rocka, Naima Kay, Afrotraction and many more. This year they doing it twice as entertaining.

An extraordinary lineup of entertainers will be headed your way to make this day an unforgettable lifetime experience. Finest class of food (starters and buffet) as well as beverages will be at your disposal throughout the event. Elegant beauty and wellness (mobile spa treatment) will also be catered for those that wish to be pampered while kicking it back in relaxation.

  • Cost:
    • R200 - General Access
    • R350 - Golden Circle
    • R600 - Single VIP
    • R1000 - Couples VIP
    • R2000 - VVIP
  • When: 16 February, 10am - 12am
  • Venue: People's Park Moses Mabhida Enchanted Playground, Durban
  • More Info: Lovers & Friends 2nd Annual Concert

East Coast Kings and Queens of Comedy

Hear ye, hear ye!! Blu Blood SA have gathered the best comedians in South Africa for a one night only performance of the East Coast Radio Kings and Queens of Comedy.

@Blu Blood SA‎

Watch the likes of:

  • Darren Maule
  • Carvin H Goldstone - the Comedian
  • Ndumiso lindi The Roosta
  • Thenjiwe Moseley
  • Schalk Bezuidenhout
  • Angel Campey
  • Tumi Morake
  • Riaad Moosa
  • Mo Vawda
  • Lindy Johnson
  • Muthu Murugan
  • Conrad Koch
  • Chester Missing

With a line up looking this good avoid disappointment as tickets are selling out fast!

Indian Idol - Live in Durban

Presenting the future stars of Indian Music from the stage of Indian Idol 2018 - Nitin Kumar, Neelanjana Ray & Salman Ali live in concert together with Esquire & Panache.

@BU Media PTY LTD‎

The show promises to keep you entertained for hours! Come out and see these stars live for a night you won't easily forget.

  • Cost: TBA
  • When: 16 February, 8pm - 11pm
  • Venue: Sibaya Casino & Entertainment Kingdom, Umhlanga Rocks, 1 Sibaya Dr, Durban
  • More Info: Indian Idol - Live in Durban

TAMIA Live in South Africa [Durban]

With the release of her acclaimed new album 'Passion Like Fire' and countless fan requests we are pleased to announce that a six-time Grammy Award nominee, Canadian musician, producer and actress Tamia will grace South African shores in February 2019.

@Breakout Events‎

Durban Botanic Gardens will play her host. She will be joined at shows by a top local line up including the superb songstress and award winning Lady Zamar.

  • Cost:
    • R395 - Phase 1 General Access
    • R495 - Phase 2 General Access
  • When: 24 February, 2pm - 9pm
  • Venue: Durban Botanic Gardens, 9a John Zikhali Rd, Durban
  • More Info: TAMIA Live in South Africa [Durban]

Remember that we will be updating this guide weekly, so don't forget to check in with us to see what Durban has in store for 2018 and 2019!

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