Kwazulu-natal, Durban is gradually becoming the place the host prestigious events in South Africa.
In July, Durban will be hosting events like DURBAN JULY, MTV MAMA 2015, DURBAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL and these events will attract a lot of celebrities, media personalities around the globe to its beautiful city.
In the month of July,, the city will host the 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards for a second time and play host to the continent’s biggest acts including international stars like Ne-Yo, Davido, Diamond Platnumz and more.
We also heard Trey Songz will be in Durban in July/August.
Taking you back to events happening in Durban, what should also excite you is that the 36th Durban International Film Festival will take place from July 16 – 26th, 2015.
Vodacom Durban July horse race, takes place at the world-renowned Greyville Racecourse. The first Saturday in July is dedicated to this prestigious event, which is so much more than sport. It is also a glamorous social get together and fashion spectacle. The excitement of Vodacom Durban July Day surpasses that of any other event on the African continent. With huge crowds expected on course and millions of others around the country taking serious bets or having their annual flutter, the totes and bookmakers will be under tremendous pressure dealing with the estimated betting splurge of over R200 million.
The event is a great platform to show off the city, and hotels and resorts offer special packages to accommodate visitors from far and wide for the Durban July weekend.
In the past, the city has hosted international stars like Snoop Dogg, French Montana, Khloe Kardashian, Michael Bublé, Rick Ross, John Legend, Chris Brown and more.
Let us know what your plans are for the events in Durban and don’t forget to explore the city as a tourist. Take beautiful pictures and use the hashtag on social media- #NigeriaMeetSouthAfrica and copy @TravelToSA on Instagram, @TravelToSA1 on Twitter.