So…the MTN Bushfire 2017 Full Festival Golden Lounge ticket prices have increased from 1380 SZL (US$104)to 1600 SZL (US$120) today, the 28th of April! If you hadn’t beat the price hike, don’t despair! Here’s a little bit of motivation that makes the year’s fire-starting a little sweeter !
There’s a host of exciting new additions to the 2017 festival, from new artists and stages to lounge spaces and gear, MTN Bushfire 2017 is shaping up to be an unforgettable and not-to-be-missed event! Here’s a list of some recently announced new and familiar additions to what BBC named as Africa’s Top Festival!
ONE: New Golden Lounge Deck
For those who enjoy the finer things in life, MTN Bushfire presents a space specially curated with premium comfort in mind. The MTN Bushfire Golden Lounge is an inspired space of experiential offerings with a fiery atmosphere that resonates with the overall festival aesthetic. This year, MTN Bushfire festival brings more fire to Golden Lounge guests with extended raised deck space for better stage view from the comfort of your seat.
The Malandela’s restaurant will also be offering an exciting new food option as well as experiential lounges offering whisky and wine tasting. Guests can also enjoy the use of new and improved restrooms as well as a rejuvenation room for those that might fancy beauty or massage treatments during the course of the weekend.
TWO: FireFly Stage
MTN Bushfire 2017 is also thrilled to announce the newest addition to this year’s Festival, MTN Bushfire Firefly STAGE, proudly sponsored by MTN, gives budding local artists the chance to perform alongside top regional DJs. More than 100 local artists from a variety of genres have entered a competition to perform on the stage, and on the 5th of May 2017 the Top 3 performers will be chosen for MTN Bushfire 2017!
THREE: You Can Pre-Purchase Bushfire Merch
All MTN Bushfire fans will be happy to know that they now have the chance to get their hands on our exclusive merchandise before they even arrive at the festival. We have a button on the MTN Bushfire facebook page and on the MTN Bushfire website that leads to a “Bushfire Merchandise” online store where exclusive 2017 products are available.
Fans can purchase their t-shirts ahead of time and will then be given a ticket to collect from the merchandise stall during the festival.
FOUR : A Whole New List Of Acts
MTN Bushfire just announced another batch of top-notch artists who will be performing over the weekend. South African songstress Zahara, Mozambique’s The Mute Band, Aero Manyelo and Spoek Mathambo’s Batuk Collective, and American acapella group The Exchange are just a few of the latest acts to be announced.
These acts are in addition to the all-star line-up already announced that includes Hugh Masekela, Tkzee, Jah Prayzah, GoodLuck, Jeremy Loops, Faada Freddy, The Kiffness, Matthew Mole, Baloji, Bombino, Jojo Abbot and many more.
If you’re not yet excited then check last years’ 10th anniversary out ! #BringYourFire and #ENTHUSE_iasm !