Cape Town’s premier event is around the corner and everyone is in preparation mode for Africa’s Richest race day. The Sun Met celebrated with G.H.Mumm returns to Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday 27 January 2018, with a stellar line-up of entertainment.

And the host of the Sun Met is none other than Olympic sprinting champion Usain Bolt.

Over and above rubbing shoulders with the who’s who of the horse racing, fashion and entertainment industries, all styled ahead of the field in their best afro-chic attire, this social highlight also brings race day goers a dazzling entertainment line-up featuring some of South Africa’s finest radio and club DJ’s as well as the award-winning band, Mi Casa.

The official after party will bring race day goers live performances by DJ Kent, DJ Zinhle, Euphonik and Mi Casa in the official Sun Met celebrated with G.H.Mumm after party marquee.

All ticket holders will be able to join the official after party as general access tickets automatically grant access into the after party marquee. Other entertainment on offer in the after party marquee will include DJs, a fashion show showcasing local and international fashion, as well as the esteemed Best Dressed competition.

The public arena will host a variety of premium culinary experiences, bar facilities, and entertainment, with the Sun Met celebrated with G.H.Mumm. also offering horseracing enthusiasts the opportunity to see South Africa’s finest thoroughbreds compete in 13 nail-biting races, and a stake of R5 million in the main Sun Met celebrated with G.H. Mumm race.

Once again, this calendar highlight guarantees the finest in Africa’s rich horse-racing heritage, style, fashion, and entertainment at the height of the Mother City’s summer season. The Sun Met celebrated with G.H. Mumm will once again draw the country’s most high profile personalities to Kenilworth race course to experience the thrill and splendour of Africa’s richest race day.

Tickets to the Sun Met celebrated with G.H.Mumm. are now on sale at


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Nidha Narrandes

Nidha Narrandes is a food-obsessed travel addict with 21 years of journalism experience. Her motto - Travel. Eat. Repeat. She is happiest on a road to nowhere without a plan. A masterchef at home, she can't do without chilli - because chilli makes the world a tastier place.