Attend Durban’s most prestigious event of the year and one of the biggest horse racing events in Africa, The Vodacom Durban July.
Fashion and Thoroughbreds at the Durban July
The Vodacom Durban July draws heavily on horse racing’s deeply-rooted tradition of elegance and chic fashion, and this year will tap into the formal style akin to a dining experience at a cruise liner Captain’s Table dinner.
Not only a great opportunity for designers but also a fun spectator event, this is an event not to be missed! Rub shoulders with local celebrities and fashionistas. If you’re looking to claim the title for the best dressed, enter one of the various fashion competitions. If you think you’ve got what it takes, try your luck with:
- the Kiss Most Striking Couple
- Classic Race Wear (male and female categories)
- Exceptional Raceday Hat
and many more! For more on how to enter click here.
Location and Ticketing Info
The racecourse offers restaurant and bar facilities, corporate suites and the renowned Marquee Village.
The action takes place in Durban’s Golden Mile area, which encompasses the beachfront and surrounding areas running from South Beach (site of uShaka Marine World) to the Sun Coast Casino in the North. This area boasts lovely, action-packed beaches and accessibility to the city.
Tickets start at R220 and are available online here.
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