Great news Mother City music lovers: Liefde by die Dam is coming to Cape Town

2018-08-30 11:16

Cape Town - Great news for Mother City music lovers Liefde by die Dam concert that is held annually at Emmarentia Dam in Johannesburg, will now also be presented in the Western Cape, at Meerendal, on Saturday, 17 November. 

Liefde by die Dam is named after Valiant Swart's famous hit song with the same name, strives to serve as a platform to showcase the best local music.

The program features music for young and old, which makes it an ideal day out with your family. 

Eight top South African artists and bands will be performing in the lovely picnic-style setting. The MC will be the popular Afrikaans comedian Schalk Bezuidenhout. 

Performers will include: Die Heuwels Fantasties, Francois van Coke, Koos Kombuis, Valiant Swart, Spoegwolf, Tarryn Lamb, Early B and Sunset Sweatshop.

Pierre Greeff (Die Heuwels Fantasties), one of the organisers of the event, says: “We have been working towards also bringing this concert to Cape Town and we are very happy that this is now possible. Bring your friends and family and join us for a day of great music, food and good vibes at Meerendal – with the beautiful winelands and mountains as backdrop.”


A concert with a phenomenal line up that also aims to pay some love forward. The Johannesburg Liefde by die Dam event teamed up with Liefde Wen to collect blankets for the less privileged after the concert. They received approximately 800 blankets at this year`s event. The same initiative will also be coordinated at Liefde by die Dam Meerendal. Bring your own picnic blanket and leave it behind after the concert. The Liefde Wen team will make sure that the blankets find new homes where needed.”

For your day out at the dam there will be a delicious range of South Africa’s best artisan food traders. You can also bring your own picnic baskets. 


The Early Bird tickets at R95 are almost sold out / ticket prices then goes to general: R195.
Kids 12 years and younger: R75. 
Special ticket offers:
Early Bird – R95.
VIP - R495. Includes VIP Lounge, special seats close to the stage, complimentary drinks and snacks.  

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