2018 Vodacom Durban July
7 July 2018

Amazing Hospitality

Party late into the night!

The Continents Finest Horses

Trying to win the Big One!

Get your friends together!

For the biggest social event of the year!

  • 2018 Durban July - Stay up to date with all the news and latest hospitality releases

    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.

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  • 2018 Durban July Accommodation

Latest News

    • Posted: 14 June 2018
    Amstel Boomtown Flash Sale

    BOOMTOWN SALE

    VALID FOR NEW PURCHASED TICKETS ONLY!!!

    • AMSTEL BOOMTOWN GENERAL: R 690
    • AMSTEL BOOMTOWN VIP TICKET: R 2 500
    • AMSTEL BOOMTOWN VVIP TICKET: R 3 500
    • GLENLIVET JAZZTOWN: R 4 500

    TICKETS EXCLUDE: General entrance tickets to Grey ville which can be purchased seperately.
    *Except Glenlivet Jazztown where it is included

    • Posted: 1 June 2018
    Thandiswa Mazwai

    2018 Glenlivet Jazztown Lounge artists

    Press Release

    The VIP HOSPITALITY Jazztown lounge ensures guests a glamorous day out at teh races with some of the best Jazz musicians in the country.
    THE GLENLIVET JAZZTOWN is a premium entertainment environment, offering unique furniture & décor inspired by award-winning interior decorator.

    Jazz artists this include:

    • THANDISWA MAZWAI
    • RINGO MADLINGOZI
    • VUSI NOVA
    • NOMFUNDO XALUVA
    • BOKANI DYER
    • DJ PH

    TICKETS ARE R 4 595 including entrance, full premium bar, lunch and dinner and much much more...

    • Posted: 24 May 2018
    Bongo Maffin will be performing at 2018 Boomtown

    2018 Boomtown line-up revealed

    Press Release

    The Amstel Boomtown entertainment at the 2018 Vodacom Durban July is unrivalled on the day. Mzansi’s most talented artists will be there to help you through the afternoon festivities and keep you enjoying yourself long into the night.
    Boomtown has created a high energy experience offering top class sound stage and lighting for their guests to enjoy.

    The artists that will perform at Boomtown this year are as follows:

    • BONGO MAFFIN
    • SHEKINAH
    • BABES WODUMO
    • HHP
    • DJ CAPO
    • SHIMZA & MAPHORISA
    • MAJOR LEAGUE
    • DJ PH
    • DREAM TEAM
    • DJ SUMBODY

    To book your ticket to Amstel Boomtown for the 2018 Vodacom Durban July click here

    • Posted: 4 May 2018
    Oh Susanna the winner of the 2018 SunMet

    2018 Durban July Entries

    Press Release

    The initial entries for the 2018 Vodacom Durban July have been revealed, with Justin Snaith’s Oh Susanna topping and impressive list of 69 entrants.

    From sprinting, Oh Susanna has made a successful step up to running one milers over recent months. The four-year-old filly has claimed a strong victory at Kenilworth before going on to win the 2018 SunMet. Last year’s Durban July winner, Marinarseco came in 3rd at the SunMet and Oh Susanna became the first three-year-old filly in over a century to win in that historic contest.

    To see the full field of 2018 Durban July hopefuls click here

    • Posted: 5 April 2018
    Amstel are the New Sponsor of Durban July Boomtown

    BOOMTOWN - New Sponsor

    Official Press Release

    It may be prophetic as we are certainly living in interesting times in SA at the moment

    ENJOY HORSE RACING AT ITS BEST AT AMSTEL BOOMTOWN THIS JULY
    Back again for an amplified experience at the Vodacom Durban July – BoomTown Events together with newly announced headline sponsor Amstel, is proud to announce Amstel BoomTown 2018 – powered by Channel O.

    See All Boomtown packages

    • Posted: 14 February 2018
    Get Dressed up for the July

    2018 Fashion Theme

    The 2018 Vodacom Durban July Fashion Theme has been announced!
    It may be prophetic as we are certainly living in interesting times in SA at the moment

    This years theme is...
    IT IS TIME

    The Vodacom Durban July Fashion Experience is made up from a series of fashion competitions and shows in the build-up to DurbanJuly day and the main events on the day of the Vodacom Durban July.

    Pre-raceday Fashion Competition:

    • The Vodacom Durban July Young Designer Award

    Pre-raceday Fashion Shows:

    • The Vodacom Durban July Fashion Experience featuring:
    • The Vodacom Durban July Invited Designer Showcase
    • The Vodacom Durban July Young Designer Award
    • The Durban Fashion Fair Collection

    On the day of the Vodacom Durban July:

    • The Vodacom Durban July Raceday Fashion Awards
    • Posted: 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

    • Posted: 14 January 2018
    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.