Top 10 New Year's Eve Events in South Africa

With 2017 coming to an end and 2018 looming, we have created a list of the Top 10 events happening in the country to usher in the New Year.

Whether you are looking to party up a storm at a festival or celebrate with fine-dining experience, this list has something for everyone.

Click on the province: Gauteng, Western Cape, KwaZulu-Natal


  • Afropunk Johannesburg

    AFROPUNK Johannesburg 2017, Johannesburg

    The much-anticipated first edition of the USA's AFROPUNK Festival on South African shores promises to delight partygoers.

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  • H2O Full Moon Fever

    H2O Full Moon Fever New Year's Eve, Johannesburg

    Prepare for a mega celebration complete with fireworks, champagne, dancers and more.

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  • Divas Who Rock

    Divas Who Rock, Gold Reef City, Johannesburg

    Book your table for a fun-filled evening of music that has inspired generations.

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  • Secrets of Summer

    Secrets of Summer NYE Beach Party, Cape Town

    Celebrate New Year's Eve with a party of a lifetime at Maidens Cove in Clifton.

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  • Bottomless Beer Taproom

    Bottomless Beer and Wine at the Taproom, Cape Town

    Situated in Salt River, Cape Town, the Devil's Peak Taproom offers a New Year's celebration with a difference.

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  • Kirstenbosch NYE Concert

    Kirstenbosch New Year's Eve Concert, Cape Town

    See out the old and sing in the new with Goldfish and Hot Water at Cape Town's iconic Botanical Gardens.

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  • HQ Masquerade Ball

    HQ's Masquerade Ball, Cape Town

    Get dressed up and unmask the New Year in style at Headquarters Restaurant.

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  • Fact Durban Rocks

    Fact Durban Rocks New Year's Eve, Durban

    Party in the New Year at the 14th edition of the Fact Durban Rocks hosted at People's Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium.

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  • Ballito NYE

    Ballito New Year's Eve Street Party, Ballito

    The biggest New Year's Eve street party hits the KZN North Coast once again.

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  • Smoking Dragon Festival

    The Smoking Dragon Festival, Northern Drakensberg

    Enjoy 3 days of music and outdoor adventure as you usher in the New Year at the 7th edition of the Smoking Dragon Festival.

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