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NYE GUIDE: What to do in Jozi and Durbs

2015-12-31 06:53

Cape Town – If you’re in Gauteng or KwaZulu-Natal and still looking for the best jol to say goodbye to 2015, then this gig guide is all you need!

We have compiled a list of the best New Year's Eve parties in-and-around Johannesburg and Durban that will make sure your start to 2016 is one to remember!

Here's your Gauteng NYE gig guide:

Masquerade Ball at Chicago Piano Bar

Where: Randpark Ridge

Time: 18:30 - 02:00

Vibe: Your fancy gown deserves a night out! Dine and dance into 2016 in style and don’t forget your mask. There’ll be live entertainment to lead you into the New Year and you can choose whether to indulge in a dinner and dance, or just dance.

Tickets: R190 p/p

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Revolution New Year Open Air Music Festival

Where: Hornbill Lodge, Magaliesberg

Time: 09:00 to 18:00 (overnight)

Vibe: Join the tribes of Johannesburg’s underground dance at this earth quaking, mind baking, soul shaking two-day open air festival, featuring international acts and over 40 of South Africa’s top psy-trance, techno and drum & bass DJs with live acts on two stages.

Tickets: R300 p/p

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Beerhouse Fourways NYE Party

Where: Beerhouse Fourways

Time: Doors open at 20:00

Vibe: Join Beerhouse for the party of the year! Come celebrate the arrival of 2016 with live bands and DJs as well as a free beer on arrival and just before midnight.

Tickets: R120 - R175 p/p

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Cliffcentral rocks Madison Avenue Rivonia NYE Tents Party

Where: Madison Avenue Rivionia

Time: Doors open at 19:00

Vibe: Kiss goodbye to 2015, as Madison Avenue Rivionia host one of the biggest New Year’s Eve Parties, together with CliffCentral! With plenty of DJ’s including Gareth Cliff, DJ Nea and DJ Royden, 3 levels, indoor and outdoor dance floors, 14 bars and 1 massive party you won’t want to miss out!

Tickets: R500 – R200 p/p

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Soweto Massive

Where: Zone 6, Diepkloof Soweto

Time: Doors open at 14:00

Vibe: Soweto Massive celebrates New Year’s Eve in the Iconic township of Soweto. In the events inaugural year, Zone 6 in Diepkloof Soweto was the venue and 2015 will see the vent will return to a revamped Zone 6.

The concert features leading SA artists and delivers a musical extravaganza of dance and lights you can’t miss out on.

Tickets: R350 – R150 p/p

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Here’s your KZN NYE gig guide:

Hunter’s New Year’s Eve Beach Party

Where: Southbroom Main Beach

Time: Doors open at 18:00

Vibe: KZN’s largest and loudest New Year’s Eve beach party brings you the best in electro, progressive, minimal, techno and deep house. The line-up includes Royal K (JHB), Chris Taylor (CT), Jak Skandi (CT), Veranda Panda, Hart, Ryan Stylz, Ryan James and Mark Crundwell.

Tickets: R220 p/p

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Ballito New Year’s Eve Street Party

Where: Ballito Street Party and Crush Night Club, Sandra road, Ballito

Time: 18:00 – 04:00

Vibe: The biggest and loudest New Year’s Eve street party hits Durban’s North Coast with four dance floors and cutting-edge design and production. Goldfish and Das Kapital have an incredible live component planned that you won’t want to miss!

Tickets: R299 – R590 p/p

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Where: People’s Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban

Time: 18:00 – 06:00

Vibe: This annual event happens to be the biggest New Year’s Eve event in Africa.

Like always #FactDurbanRocks is guaranteed to have the biggest line-up in SA House, Hip Hop and Kwaito over two stages. Just to get you excited DJ Tira will be joined by Black Coffee, Cassper Nyovest, Black Motion, Riky Rick and more!

Take in the festive vibe, see the huge fireworks show at midnight and be up close with all the stars and celebs who attend this must be at event.

Tickets: R200 – R1 800 p/p

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NYE 2016 feat. Ron Costa by Origin & YNU

Where: Corner of Clark rd. and Umbilo rd.

Time: 20:30 – 06:00

Vibe: Origin & YNU team up once again for another massive sizzling cork popping blaster, featuring International techno sensation Ron Costa!

Tickets: R120 – R150 p/p

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NYE 2015: A celebration of Titanic proportions

Where: The Oyster Box

Time: Doors open at 18:00

Vibe: Bid farewell to 2015, as we revisit the charm and glamour of a bygone era with great friends, top-class entertainment and exquisite cuisine. If you’re looking for a celebration of titanic proportions…then look no further than…The Oyster Box!

Tickets: R2 250 – R1 000 p/p

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Click here to for the hottest NYE gigs in-and-around Cape Town!

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