Johannesburg – Huawei Joburg Day in the Park is set to kick the 2020 South African music-festival calendar off in on a high spirit. The cultured musical experience will take place on Saturday,16 May 2020 at the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens in Emmerentia. Legendary groups like Bongo Maffin, Prime Circle and new age sensations like Holly Rey are among the local musical stars confirmed for this exciting family day of sound.
Following hugely successful Huawei Joburg Day in the Park events since 2017, the fourth annual Huawei Joburg Day in the Park will boast a contingent of ten local artists at a family-friendly sound explosion. The festival will feature an array of musical genres from the upcoming afro-pop soul musician Ami Faku to the rock electro sounds of Jesse Clegg, while BET best international new act winner Sho Madjozi will share the stage alongside acclaimed House music international DJ, DJ Fresh.
Indie singer songwriter Josh McDonald better known as Jeremy Loops and Black Motion add flavour to the line-up.
Huawei Joburg Day in the Park has become a major showcase of excellence in the South African music industry and gives fans a chance to support and to experience their local music icons in a live environment.
Thando Makhunga, 947 station manager,said that947 is a proudly Joburg brand and Huawei Joburg Day in the Park affords the station the chance to support local music on the biggest stage.
“Every year, thousands of music fans join us in a beautiful Joburg park to have an epic party and we up the ante with an A-list line-up and 2020 will be no different.
We’re especially excited to welcome the legendary Bongo Maffin to the Huawei Joburg Day in the Park stage for the very first time as well as familiar favourites Jeremy Loops, Sho Madjozi, Prime Circle, Black Motion and DJ Kent,” Makhunga concluded.
As Joburg’s most anticipated family event, Huawei Joburg Day in the Park serves as a celebration of more than two decades of music evolution which transcends time. Stay connected to the awesome side of Joburg through music, fun and friendly 947 personalities and enjoy a day in the park with your friends and family.
Penny Diao, Marketing Director, Huawei Consumer Business Group South Africa said, “Huawei is extremely proud to be associated with bringing the best music talent in the country together to perform for the Joburg fans.”
Diao said that each Huawei Joburg Day in the Park has gotten bigger and better and Huawei is certain that the up and coming Huawei Joburg Day in the Park is going to be massive and will deliver an experience never to be forgotten.
“As Huawei we want to continue to give our fans the best music experience in the country,” Diao concluded.
Tickets to Huawei Joburg Day in the Park are available on TicketPro, priced from R150 – R1200
Family package (2x adults; 2x kids) – R900.00
General Access – R350.00
Kids (ages 3-12) – R150.00 under 3 enter free of charge
Package of 4 – R1200.00
For more information on the Huawei Joburg Day in the Park, please visit Hu awei Joburg Day In the Park with 947