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Be a part of Africa’s Richest Race Day

Tickets to the 135th edition of the Sun Met Celebrated with G.H. Mumm are in demand as racing enthusiasts and fashion trail blazers are set to descend upon Kenilworth Race Course to celebrate and experience the thrill of Africa’s Richest Race Day on Saturday, 27 January 2018. 

Secure your spot and witness the fine specimens on the track gallop to the finishing line over 13 world-class horseraces while rubbing shoulders with the who’s who of Africa’s sport, fashion, and entertainment industries as this summertime favourite sees high-profile celebrities come out to enjoy a day of fun and fashion under the Cape Town sun.

With the theme for 2018 being ‘Style ahead of the Field’ – wear your best Afro-chic attire and get ready to celebrate in true style as the Sun Met Celebrated with G.H. Mumm guarantees the finest in Africa’s rich horse-racing heritage, style, fashion, and entertainment.

The A-list entertainment line-up will soon be announced, and General Access tickets can be purchased via and at the reception offices of the Kenilworth Racecourse, and vary in price according to seating area.

General Access tickets include access to all public areas including the grand stand with public bars and catering facilities, as well as access to the official after party and two R50 betting vouchers. For those wanting something a bit more exclusive there are many packages on offer, ranging from the picnic site to VIP packages starting from R2350. The VIP packages include a shaded area, food and drink offerings, access to the official after-party and much more.

With a crowd of 50 000 expected, the demand for space is always remarkable. Facilities include a 5000-capacity marquee village and 184 picnic sites.

This is a celebration of beauty and splendour – a gathering of the most magnificent thoroughbreds and beautiful people who flock to Kenilworth Racecourse in their thousands to be part of this social highlight.

Get your tickets now at Ticketpro and visit  for more information.


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