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Friday, July 31, 2015


(Jimmy Dludlu)

Golden Horse Casino, Hotel and Entertainment will host the 2nd Annual Pietermaritzburg Jazz Festival tomorrow (August 1); bringing with it an exciting and distinctive taste of African jazz to music lovers in the area.

The upcoming event is a prestigious live music concert on par with its jazz festival counterparts in Durban and Cape Town. Jazz connoisseurs will be spoilt for choice this year with an amazing line up of jazz legends and popular South African A-list artists.

Golden Horse’s 2015 Artist programme includes Freshly Ground; Jimmy Dludlu; Judith Sephuma; Zakes Bantwini and Vincent Bones of Idols fame. Also appearing will be popular Maskandi artist Thokozani Langa, Joel Zuma and Prime Circle.

“This is an amazing line-up featuring the finest local entertainment and we are thrilled to have the opportunity to showcase such talent. We are anticipating large numbers so bookings are essential,” says Maureen Kivits, Golden Horse Director of Operations and Complex General Manager.

Tickets R200 (R250 at the gate) available from Computicket at VIP tickets are available at R1,000 (contact organiser Golden Horse).

The festival takes place in Pietermaritzburg at the Golden Horse Infield from 10h00 until midnight. For more information contact Golden Horse Customer Service Desk 033-395 8126 or

NB: No alcohol will be allowed in the venue.