2018 Sun Met
Horse Race

27 January 2018

Jazz Town

  • 2018 Durban July - Stay up to date for when the packages are released.

    Although you can watch great sporting events on television there is no substitute for being right there, right in the thick of things to experience the sights and the sounds, that come with live action.
    On the first Saturday of every July nearly 60 000 people head towards Greyville to experience "July Fever". And it's not all about the horses! It is a fashion and entertainment extravaganza where everybody wants to be seen.

    Click through to sign up for our newsletter and be the first hear when our 2018 Durban July packages are release

Latest News

    • 05 December 2017
    2017 Jack Daniels BoomTown

    2018 Cape Town SunMet

    Saturday 27 Jan 2018

    On 27 January 2018, the 134th edition of the Sun Met celebrated with Mumm will bring racing enthusiasts and fashionistas together to celebrate and witness the thrill of Africa's Richest Race Day.

    Expect 13 powerful races on top of world-class entertainment and equestrian-inspired elegance like you've never seen before.

    • 03 December 2017
    2017 Jack Daniels BoomTown

    2018 BoomTown

    BOOMTOWN is back for a 9th year at the Vodacom Durban July. This Marquee is widely recognised for consistently providing the ultimate in expert hospitality, and world class stage & lighting complimented by Mzansi’s top musical artists.
    BOOMTOWN will be changing the game in 2018 and raising the bar to bring you an unforgettable Durban July experience.

    • 17 Nov 2017
    2017 Vodacom Durban July Winner

    One Stop have frozen their hospitality Prices!

    2017 winners of best Hospitality venue - the One Stop group have frozen their prices for 2018 if you book and pay before the 25th November 2017

    • 02 July 2017
    2017 Vodacom Durban July Winner

    2017 Vodacom Durban July Results

    MARINARESCO has won the 2017 Vodacom Durban July! Trained by Candice Bass-Robinson and ridden by Bernard Fayd'Herbe

    • 1. 1- Marinaresco | 14/1 | B Fayd' Herbe
    • 2. 13- Al Sahem | 9/2 F S Khumalo
    • 3. 12- Edict Of Nantes | 5/1 | A Marcus)
    • 4. 5- Krambambuli (DH) | 16/1 | A Domeyer
    • 5. 10- Nightingale (DH) | 16/1 | A Delpech
    • 5. 19- Horizon | 50/1 | R Fourie

    • 04 June 2017
    2017 Jack Daniels BoomTown

    2017 Confirmed BoomTown Artists

    South Africa's Top Musical Talent will all be on Show at The Jack Daniels Boomtown Hospitality Venue and the artists below will keep the party going till Midnight! You Know BoomTown is going to be the place to be and THE Place be seen at.

    • Mafikizolo
    • AKA
    • Cassper Nyovest
    • Riky Rick
    • NastyC
    • Black Motion
    • Shekinah & Sketchy Bongo
    • DJ Fresh
    • DJ Shimza
    • Glen Lewis
    • DJ Capital
    • Du Boiz
    • Milk shake, Dimplez, Vigilante - MVD
    • Metro FM DJ’s

    • 14 June 2017


    1 DAY to go to the Vodacom Durban July and some of our Hospitality and Hotel packages already have sold out signs going up!
    There are also a limited amount of rooms available at the hotels so if you want to go - get booking now.

    Sold and Limited Packages as follows:

    • BelAire Suites - ( Sold Out )
    • Tropicana Hotel - ( Sold Out )
    • One Stop Hospitality ( Sold Out )
    • Beluga Lounge Grandstand ( Sold Out )
    • Pegasus Lounge Grandstand ( Sold Out )
    • Deluxe Rooms Zimbali Resort ( Sold Out )
    • 27 Jan 2017
    View from Balcony at Pegasus Lounge

    2017 Hospitality Packages

    Hospitality venues at the Durban July are always in great demand and we have the best options available here. Pegasus Lounge have packages for everyone from couples, to small groups and even private venue hire for mid and large corporate groups. Pegasus has options in the Main Grandstand and a Trackside venue as well. See more about The Pegasus options here
    The One Stop are also based in the grand stand and their 2 options are the Open Air venue and the In door venue, See more about The One Stop Packages here

    All packages include General entrance tickets to The Durban July.
    If you have a group that you need help with, we have an experienced conference and events management team that can help you make your corporate weekend a success

    • 5 Jan 2017

    2017 Accommodation Packages

    We have put together a range of packages to suit peoples budgets and preferences. The 2017 July Fever package is just round the corner from Greyville and the Florida Road area at 64 on Gordon; Want the best of Beachfront party zone, then The Tropicana Beachfront package, just a 15 drive from Greyville will be perfect for you and there is our ever popular Zimbali resort package

    All packages include 2 nights accommodation and entrance tickets to The Durban July.
    As you have come to expect, you are able to add transfers, hospitality options and any other extras like car hire or flights or extended accommodation.
    Do not leave your accommodation too late. Book Now.

    Includes: 2 nights bed and breakfast with General Entrance ticket to the Durban July

    • 27 November 2017
    2017 Vodacom Durban July Winner

    2018 BoomTown tickets released!

    Boomtown - The party that EVERYONE wants to be a part of!
    The 2018 tickets have just been released to us. Just like last year we have early bird prices for those who want to get in now!

    Price Freeze for groups
    • 21 June 2017
    View of runners from Pegasus Lounge

    2017 Durban July Runners
    - Final Field Announced

    2017 entrants were announced on 21 July

    Download the fun office Sweepstakes sheet here

    Click below to see all the runners

    Public Gallops will be at:
    7am at Greyville Racecourse,
    Thursday, 22 June 2017

    • 20 March 2017
    Platinum Tower

    BOOMTOWN 2017
    - New Luxury Hospitality

    The 2017 Boomtown team brings a new meaning to luxury Hospitality with the release of their TOWER Venue
    We know you shouldn't really look down on other people but in this case, there is definitely a reason to make an exception.

    There are uninterrupted views of the stage and The PLATINUM TOWER will offer guests private bar facilities with a complimentary bar service from start to finish, including ice cold Sparkling Wine available from start to finish, as well as a dinky bottle of Mum champagne for each guest on arrival.

    • 8 February 2017

    2017 Durban July Theme

    The Theme for the Durban July is one of the main aspects leading up to the 1st Saturday of each July at Greyville. A great deal of effort is put in by the models walking the ramps at the fashion shows, the celebrity's at the "to be seen at" marquee's and even the casual punters visiting for the day.
    2017's theme is "The Colour of Magic"

    • 6 June 2016

    2017 Jack Daniels Boom Town Tickets

    The tickets for the Jack Daniels BoomTown Hospitality Options will be released at the end of February '17. Sign up to our Newsletter to be the first to get your tickets.

    • 12 April 15

    Durban July After Party

    Did you think Durban July Day was about horse racing? It is one of the most anticipated events not only in the KZN social calendar but South Africa’s as well, and 2015 Durban July lived up to that anticipation.
    As soon as we have details of where the party's are going to be for 2016, we will let you know.