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Durban, South Africa – The countdown to the most anticipated annual horse racing event in the country is already underway, and organisers of the most popular lifestyle experience at the Hollywoodbets Durban July, today officially opened ticket sales.

Back for the 13th season, BOOMTOWN presented by Heineken®, is famously known for its consistency in providing the ultimate hospitality every year. Offering world class sound & lighting, complimented by live entertainment from the hottest artists in the country, this year promises to be no different!

The annual fashion and lifestyle extravaganza that attracts the country’s most sociable personalities takes place at Greyville Race Course on Saturday the 1st July 2023 and will feature some of the biggest names in the South African entertainment industry.

The event has proved to be one of the most coveted July weekend experiences, delivering the ultimate gathering for horse racing, fashion and music lovers alike. With the various lavish tiered hospitality decks and lounges, a scenic trackside viewing area and exciting experiential activations, it is the ‘town’ that hosts the who’s who of the South African entertainment, sport and business world.


“BOOMTOWN presented by Heineken® is all about celebrating life. We are very excited to be back for our 13th year, and currently securing some of the biggest local Amapiano, House and Hiphop artists to perform at the Hollywoodbets Durban July,” affirmed event organiser Stuart Scott and adds “Over the past decade, we have prided ourselves in creating the ultimate hospitality experience for our loyal guests. From the world class entertainment to great racehorse viewing platforms, easy accessible betting stations, a huge selection of food and fully stocked bars. Various hospitality packages serve to cater for different audiences, making everyone feel like VIP.”


Tickets go on sale today at Ticketpro. Limited Phase One (Early bird) tickets start at R590, so be sure to snap them up quickly to secure your spot at this must-attend event.


DATE:                         Saturday, 1st July 2023

VENUE:                      Greyville Racecourse, Berea, Durban

TIMES:                       Gates open at 11am and close at 10pm


GA R590 Phase 1

GA R690 Phase 2

GA R790 Phase 3

VIP R2900

VVIP R3900


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