SHEKHINAH, KWESTA AND BLACK MOTION WILL PERFORM AT THE STRONGBOW MTV BIG PICNIC REMIXED BY MTV AFRICA AT THE OLD PARK STATION ON SATURDAY, 30 NOVEMBER
ohannesburg, 16 September 2019: Today MTV Africa (DStv channel 130) in partnership with Strongbow officially announced the second rendition of Strongbow MTV Big Picnic where the power of nature to refresh will infuse music, food and fashion at the iconic Old Park Station on Saturday, 30 November 2019.
Themed urban oasis, the venue that lives in the heart of the concrete sky scraping Johannesburg CBD will be transformed into an enchanting lush escape that embodies the natural freshness and rejuvenating taste of Strongbow Cider.
Hosted by MTV Africa VJs Kim Jayde and BET Africa personality Nomalanga Shozi, the event promises to serve a sun-sensational experience of all things summer filled with the serenading sounds of some of Mzansi’s freshest musical acts fading into the beautiful Jozi sunset overlooking the Nelson Mandela Bridge.
“MTV Africa is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and through this partnership with Strongbow MTV Big Picnic we are creating an exclusive experience that will see our audiences enjoy this infusion of fresh brands in an iconic Joburg setting like no other. MTVAfrica strives to deliver engaging entertainment and experiences that shape youth culture and trends,” said Monde Twala, Vice President Youth, Music and BET at Viacom International Media Networks Africa (VIMN Africa).
The oasis which will be the centre of attention on the day will see some of the country’s finest DJs and performers take to stage such as MTV European Music Award nominee Shekhinah, multiple award winning rapper Kwesta and award winning house and dance duo Black Motion.
Added Lance Dodgen, Marketing Manager: Cider Brands at HEINEKEN South Africa: “It is with great enthusiasm that Strongbow partners with MTV Africa once again to bring The Big Picnic to life. The first Big Picnic event held in November 2018 was beyond our expectations and we have no doubt that this year it will once again bring the power of nature into Jozi and give everyone a refreshing experience.”
The Strongbow MTV Big Picnic takes place at the Old Park Station in Johannesburg, 30 November 2019. Tickets are available at www.ticketpro.co.za. Get your early bird special at R200 per ticket from 13 September till 13 October thereafter tickets are R250 per person.
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