Sun Met 2019 is just around the corner and we’ve created this post to cover everything from event information, tickets and most importantly Sun Met 2019 Betting, because who doesn’t love the Sun Met?! If you’d like to see our comprehensive Sun Met coverage click here.
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Sun Met 2019
Africa’s Richest Race Day returns to Kenilworth Racecourse on the 26th of January 2019. Under the theme African Luxury: Precious Metals, Cape Town’s most prestigious horse-racing event combines high-end fashion with world-class entertainment – both on and off the race track.
Inspired by opulence, the theme for the 2019 edition of The Sun Met is a celebration of luxury with racing enthusiasts and fashionistas expected to shimmer and shine on Race Day. For more information on the event check out the official Sun Met 2019 site.
If you are planning on visiting the Sun Met 2019 here are the venue details
Tel: 021 700 1600
GPS: 33°59’45”S 18°28’30”E
Gates Open: 11h00
Event Closure: 24h00
Sun Met 2019 Tickets
General access tickets are available at R200 a pop and include access to the Sun Met 2019 after party. You can but your tickets at TicketPros which we’ve linked here.
For those looking for a more private or Sun Met VIP experience there are several ticket options available, ranging from R2350 to R5000. You’re guarenteed to get bang for your buck and to rub shoulders with celebrities and industry leaders. VIP tickets can be bought here.
For those looking for an more intimate Sun Met 2019 experience with family and friends there are also several picnic options available starting at R9500.
Sun Met 2019 Betting Odds
There are many bookmakers to choose from when it comes to Sun Met 2019 Betting but we’re going to recommend you stick with the bookmaker that is actually sponsoring the event, Sunbet. Here’s why; Sunbet have a great 100% deposit match up to R1000 which means if you open an account and deposit R1000 you’ll get another R1000 to bet with, giving you a total of R2000 for the big day. You can check out our full Sunbet review here.
Sun Met 2019 Final Field
Sun Met 2019 After Party
Africa’s Richest Race Day, The Sun Met Celebrated with Mumm, reveals a shining line-up of local talent to complement this year’s theme African Luxury: Precious Metals when it returns to Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday 26 January 2019.
The Sun Met entertainment line-up features some of the country’s top musical talent including DJ Maphorisa (@djmaphorisa) who is widely regarded for his eclectic fusion of Afropop, House and Gqom music; singer/songwriter, Lady Zamar (@l.zamar) who has won a string of awards including Song of the Year at the 2017 DStv Viewer’s Choice Awards and Best Dance Album at the 2018 SAMAs; and multiple SAMA award-winning duo, Mafikizolo (@mafikizolo_africa) who has dominated the Kwaito genre since launching their first album in 1997. After a day of indomitable horse-racing, Sun Met general access ticket-holders will receive complimentary access to the official Sun Met after-party to see all three of these impressive acts live on stage.
Sun Met 2019 After Party DJ’s
Did you know?
Gqom is a style of Kwaito music that started in KwaZulu-Natal and has gained a massive following in cities as far as London, UK.
Other entertainment on offer at the Sun Met after-party includes sets by popular Heart FM DJs; a fashion extravaganza showcasing collections by the Sun Met’s official designers: Biji La Maison, Ole Ledimo (House of Ole), Mzukisi Mbane for Imprint ZA and Warrick Gautier; as well as the esteemed Best Dressed competition where cash and sponsor prizes will be awarded to the Best Dressed Male and Best Dressed Female at the Sun Met.
Enjoyable for visitors
As the official banking partner of the 2019 Sun Met, Capitec will be making the Sun Met experience easier and more enjoyable for race-day goers.
“The Sun Met is an inspirational event that features cutting-edge fashion and the unparalleled excitement of world-class horse-racing.”
“It’s a lifestyle event that fits well with our various ‘Live Better’ experiences and we will be offering exclusive discounts to Capitec cardholders on the day. Stay tuned for more details…”Francois Viviers, Marketing and Communications Executive at Capitec.
Unlike any other horse-racing event on the continent, the 2019 Sun Met promises to deliver a fusion of high-end fashion, elite horse-racing and world-class entertainment as the country’s most prolific personalities and celebrities will unite to celebrate Africa’s Richest Race Day.