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Monday, June 5, 2023



With less than six weeks to the most anticipated annual horse race event of the year, BOOMTOWN organizers have finalized their line-up for the much coveted lifestyle experience at the Hollywoodbets Durban July this past week.

BOOMTOWN presented by Heineken®, over the past two weeks have announced the 2023 line-up on their social media platforms. This includes the multiple award-winning Afropop music outfit Mafikizolo, platinum selling artist Prince Kaybee, hiphop royalty Blxckie, dance duo sensation Murumba Pitch, superstar DJ Fresh, local favourite Okmalukoolkat and newcomer singing sensation TenOceans.

Also set to dazzle the attendees with fresh tunes are DJ duo No Comply, Shillly Mingz and Gold Max. Hitmakers Sino Msolo, Pcee and Justin 99 will also headline the BOOMTOWN stage.

With an offering that surpasses expectation, BOOMTOWN now in its 13th edition, has delivered the ultimate hospitality experience at the Durban July year upon year without fail.

Event organiser Sazi Ngcobo says: "As expected BOOMTOWN is stepping it up a notch again this year featuring some of the biggest Afropop, House, Afrotec, HipHop and Piano artists and DJs in the country. We have locked down an exciting selection of talent to ensure we cater for everyone. One of our main goals is to offer every guest the ultimate lifestyle experience, making everyone feel like a VIP. It’s been a difficult few years in the country and it’s time we remember how to celebrate life as we South Africans know how to do. The day is all about the music, the fashion and, of course, the horses, so see you there! "

Taking place at Greyville Race Course on July 1 this year, the annual sports and fashion gathering is powered by national TV partner Mzansi Magic, local station East Coast Radio and SA’s number youth station Y.

Limited BOOMTOWN tickets are available at Ticketpros

Boomtown Hollywoodbets Durban July takes place on July 1, 2023, at Greyville Racecourse, Berea, Durban.

Gates open at 11h00 and close at 22h00. Tickets booked through Ticketpros at