The annual and long-awaited Kirstenbosch summer concert line up for the warmer season from November 2018 to the end of March 2019 has been announced and is filled with international and locally loved musicians and bands.

The  Kirstenbosch summer concert edition is a must-attend event for locals and is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the summer season out in the sun.

Known for its family-friendly appeal, the summer concerts is the perfect place for patrons to enjoy a refreshing drink in the hot sun or lay out their picnic set to watch their favourite musician perform.

Refreshments will be available at the concert venue, alcoholic drinks are permitted and a picnic basket can be purchased from the on-site Moyo restaurant.

International acts for this up-coming season include bands such as James, one of the most iconic British bands who perform rock, pop and indie music for audiences and has sold over 25 million copies of their album.

James will be performing live at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens on 24 November 2018.

Local bands that are scheduled to perform such as Goldfish, Freshlyground, Parlotones and more will have you moving your hips to the beat. New Year celebrations to welcome 2019 at the local botanical gardens will be hosted with a performance by Jeremy Loops and Crimson House.

 

Tickets 

Tickets can only be purchased on Webtickets and there are various rates for tickets, ranging from R150 – R415.

Children under the age of six years can enter for free and do not require a concert ticket.

 

Event line up 

Date Performance Price Time
18 November Tresor/Majozi R150 – R190 5.15pm
25 November Mango Groove R150 – R190 5.30pm
02 December Lady Zamar/Black Motion R150 – R190 5.15pm
09 December Mi Casa R150 – R190 5.30pm
23 December 2019 Boney M featuring Liz Mitchell R290 –R350 5.30pm
30 December Lira R150 –R190 5.30pm
31 December Jeremy Loops and Crimson House R415 5.30pm
06 January Goldfish R170 – R220 5.30pm
13 January The Parlotones R170 – R220 5.30pm
20 January Freshlyground R150 – R190 5.30pm
27 January Mafikizolo R150 – R190 5.30pm
03 February The Soil R150 – R190 5.30pm
10 February Fokofpolisierkar R150 – R 190 5.30pm
17 February Cape Town Folk n Acoustic Musical Festival R150 – R190 5.00pm
24 February The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra R150 – R190 5.30pm
03 March Amanda Black/Sun El Musician R150 – R190 5.15pm
10 March Matthew Mole R150 – R190 5.30pm
17 March Spoegwolf/ Jan Blohm R150 – R190 5.15pm
24 March Shortstraw/ Bam Bam Brown R150 – R 190 5.15pm
31 March Goodluck/Easy Freak R150 – R190 5.15pm

 

Picture: Facebook/Kirstenbosch Gardens Summer Concert/Ivan Hendricks

Article written by

Ishani Chetty

Ishani is a vegetarian who is passionate about social issues, the environment and current affairs.