Great news music fans! The next edition of Park Acoustics is happening on the 30th of July 2017 at Fort Schanskop (located in the Voortrekker Monument Nature Reserve in Pretoria). This edition will feature a line-up of great SA artists and should not be missed.
This edition will feature performances by Cape Town Indie / Britpop / Afro Rock act Early Hours, Pretoria based Folk act Bad Peter, Cape Town based Indie act The Vanilla, Cape Town electro act Floors, Durban based electro act Veranda Panda and Afrikaans Pop Rock outfit Die Heuwels Fantasties (who are returning to the Park Acoustics stage for the first time since 2011). There will also be stand-up comedy from Glen Bo, Trevor Gumbi and Werner Cloete.
As usual gates open at 10 AM and the first act will start playing at 11 AM. No under 18’s will be allowed except if they’re accompanied by your parents. Proof of identification required, no copies, photo’s or temporary documents will be accepted. No glass is allowed into the festival area, so make sure that you buy cans or decant your booze into plastic bottles. Parking costs R15 per car (payable at the Voortrekker Monument Nature Reserve gate).
Tickets will set you back only R120 and are available on the Park Acoustics website. Tickets at the gate will set you back R150. Take note that children under 6 can enter for FREE. Student tickets cost R100 and are available at Capital Craft, Aandklas & Arcade Food Bar (on the Open Window campus). Only 1 student ticket is allowed per student card that’s presented.
Feeling lucky? Running Wolf’s Rant is giving away a double ticket to this event! All you need to do to enter is leave a comment below and tell us what exactly would “make your Heuwels Fantasties”. The person with the most original concept / idea will win tickets. Take note that this competition is NOT open to under 18’s and that it closes on the 23rd of July 2017 (this week Sunday) at midnight. The winners will be notified the next day via the comment section below.
Watch this space for regular updates in the Music and Competitions categories on Running Wolf’s Rant.