Here’s Why You Need To Visit Sun City Soon!


Other than the excitement at the Valley of the Waves and the casino, Sun City has an amazing summer entertainment lineup that you don’t want to miss. There’s everything from gospel and golf, to parties and swimming! Keep reading to find out more. 

Plume Spruces Menu for Spring

Plume, the chic-classic restaurant at The Palace, has refreshed its menu in spirit of the exquisite lightness of spring. For the amuse bouche, there’s duck liver parfait; charred Sparta Angus beef with leek and ceviche oyster. For appetisers, offerings include Irish scallops with sweet corn; Sparta Angus beef tartar; rooibos smoked springbok; Norwegian salmon ceviche and quail and mushroom velouté.

Main courses include duck with carrots, leek, beans and an invigorating plum jus; succulent Sparta Angus beef wellington with summer vegetables and port jus; darado with butternut, peas and lime; pork belly with parsnip, apple and port onions; sumptuous summer vegetable and truffle lasagna rolls for vegetarians and roasted chicken with potato, mushrooms and thyme jus.

Spring shines through in desserts such as deconstructed lemon meringue; passion fruit cheesecake with orange sorbet and muscadel poached pear with crème fraiche. The rich triple chocolate ganache is pure indulgence. The curated wine list offers a selection of handpicked wines that offer a reflection, not only of the season, but of the style and character of the restaurant, as well as the customers it serves.

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The Weekend Extravaganza

  • Date: Friday, 27 September 2019 – Sunday, 29 September 2019
  • Venue: Sun Arena and the Bocado Beach at Cascades Hotel
  • Cost: Tickets cost between R250 – R600 per person and are available at Computicket.

Get ready for an epic three days at The Weekend Extravaganza. This event brings you three days filled with the hottest comedians in the industry, DJs and performers. Kicking off the weekend with comedy on Friday is Mashabela, Peter Mashata, Jay Boogie, Lihle Msimang, Nina Hastie and a host of comedians guaranteed to leave you in stitches.

Then, turn up the heat on Saturday with Sho Madjozi, Busiswa, Gemini Major, DJ Kent and many more all-star DJs.

And on Sunday, keep it chilled with the laidback Afrosoul grooves of Malaika, Samthing Soweto, Amon Mokoena and Paul Mtirara, to mention but a few.

Book your VIP ticket, valued at R1 200, at events@goapelemedia.co.za or call 031 744 7543.

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Sun City Swim

  • Date: Saturday, 26 October 2019
  • Time: From 08:00
  • Venue: Sun City Resort
  • Cost: From R100 per person. Click here to enter.

The Sun City Swim is the ultimate open-water swimming event and promises to kick off the 2019/2020 open-water swimming season with a splash. If you’re keen to partake, you can compete in three distances: the 3 000m and 1 500m swimming competitions for serious swimmers and the 600m Fun Swim for those who want to have a splashing good time. Lifeguards will be on standby throughout the North West swimming event to ensure the safety of participants.

The Sun City Swim is a fun day for the whole family. Spot prizes are up for grabs for randomly selected swimmers, while prize money is awarded to winners of the swimming competitions, according to age categories.

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The Nedbank Golf Challenge

  • Date: Thursday, 14 November 2019 – Sunday, 17 November 2019
  • Venue: Sun City
  • Cost: R100 – R250 per person. Click here to get your spectator tickets.

The Nedbank Golf Challenge is one of the highlights of the South African sporting calendar. This event has featured the biggest names in world golf. With 64 players playing over four days, for a purse of $7.5 million, you can expect amazing golfing action. The tournament forms part of the Rolex Series on the European Tour and is the penultimate event on the Race to Dubai.

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Spiritual Awakening

  • Date: Saturday, 23 November 2019
  • Time: 18:00
  • Venue: Sun Arena
  • Cost: From R552 per person. Tickets are available at Computicket.

Spiritual Awakening is a gospel festival that’ll share the word of God with all South Africans. This event presents guests with a night of song, worship and praise with Mr Travis Greene and Tim Godfrey, who will be accompanied by a full band as well as supported by SA’s top Gospel artists. The lineup includes performances by Travis Greene, Tim Godfrey, Dr Tumi, Winnie Mashaba, Benjamin Dube, Ntokozo Mbambo, Khaya Mthethwa, Dumi Mkokstad, Takie Ndou, Lungi Ndala and Omega Khunou.

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Sun City’s 40th Birthday Party

  • Date: Saturday, 07 December 2019
  • Venue: Valley of Waves and Sun Arena
  • Cost: From R1 040 per person. Tickets are available at Computicket.

In celebration of Sun City’s 40th birthday, they have planned the party of the decade! To mark the occasion, 14 of the biggest names in South African music will be performing at the Valley of Waves followed by more fun at an epic after-party at Sun Arena. Click here to see the lineup. They also have accommodation packages available if you’re looking to make a full weekend experience of it.

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For More Information

For more information about Sun City and their upcoming events, visit www.suninternational.com.

You can also contact them on scenq@suninternational.com or 014 557 5110.

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