Top New Year’s Eve Parties to be at this year

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Top New Year’s Eve Parties to be at this year

If you see yourself partying into the new year but you’re not sure where, take a look at this handy South African New Year’s party guide.

Eastern Cape

The 5FM Ruins Concert

Ruins St Francis

The annual Ruins New Year’s Eve concert is well known as being one of the biggest parties in South Africa. This year will be no different. Featuring Haezer, Niskerone, Kiffness and Zebra & Giraffe.


Masked Ball

Cantare Masked Ball

Enjoy the magical allure of hiding behind a mask until midnight this New Year’s eve at Cantare’s Annual Masked Ball. Be entertained by a vintage Varga cabaret show, live band, DJ, 5 course meal, glass of bubbly at midnight, loads of prizes and much more.

  • When: 31 December 2014 at 20:00
  • Where: Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways
  • Cost: R950 per person
  • More information: Cantare contact page
  • Find accommodation on Book The Spot

Kwa-Zulu Natal

Fact Durban Rocks Party

Fact Durban Rocks New Year's party

Join Fact Durban Rocks for a midnight stadium firework display and New Year’s Eve Come Duze Live Broadcast with SABC1. Some of SA’s hottest artists will be performing including Black Coffee, Mafikizolo, DJ Tira, Big Nuz, Cndo, Lvovo and Professor.

  • When: 31 December 2014 from 18:00 to 06:00
  • Where: People’s Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban
  • Cost: R250 for general admission, or R750 for VIP
  • More information:
  • Find accommodation on Book The Spot


New Year’s Revolution

Revolution NYE

PsyTrance and Electromusic lovers! Join this annual open air music festival, featuring four international acts, in two days of blissful dancing from the 31 December into the New year.

Western Cape

Fire and Ice Street Party

Fire and Ice Hotel is hosting a blazing street party as always – this year, the theme is “Tropical Beach Party.” There will be confetti, cannons lining the street, and pyrotechnics, as well as a massive lighting show. Join socialites and die-hard partygoers and paint the town red this New Year’s Eve.

  • When: 31 December 2014 from 20:00
  • Where: Protea Hotel Fire & Ice, Cape Town
  • Cost: R200 for the outside area, R400 for access to the hotel foyer and bar, and R1 500 for VIP which includes a bottle of champagne and access to the pool area.
  • More information: Tel 021 488 2555 or email
  • Find accommodation on Book The Spot

Now you have no excuse for not being at a jawl.

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