Ultra South Africa, the country’s premier electronic dance music festival, will return in 2024. Ultra South Africa 2023 broke attendance records and is now set to welcome back tens of thousands of electronic music lovers in March 2024 for two more events in Cape Town and Johannesburg.
When and where is Ultra South Africa 2024 happening?
Ultra South Africa 2024 will take place on Friday 1 March in Cape Town at Hollywoodbets Kenilworth Racecourse, and on Saturday 2 March in Johannesburg at the Expo Centre at Nasrec.
Ultra South Africa recently announced that global superstars Skrillex, Steve Aoki, Afrojack, W&W and Vintage Culture will be headlining the 2024 festival with Major League DJZ and Shimza as support acts. Now, with a month and a half to go before the main event, the festival continues to bring South African fans the best electronic music as the final line-up and stages are announced.
South African hometown hero Kyle Watson and British DJ Melé have joined the bill for both Cape Town and Johannesburg, with Watson performing on the Main Stage and Melé on the RESISTANCE Stage.
In a bid to bring South African festival goers a diverse and high-quality experience, ULTRA South Africa is also excited to announce the addition of Mzansi’s biggest names in dance music.
For Cape Town audiences, Dean Fuel, Mia and Timo ODV will be performing on the main stage while Dwson, Fka Mash, Jamiie, Leighton Moody B2B Cassiem Latief and Roz will perform on the RESISTANCE Stage.
In Johannesburg, ULTRA South Africa is excited to confirm that CINIMIN, Dean Fuel, DJ Zinhle and DJ Kent will be performing on the main stage while Blanka Mazimela, Da Capo B2B Kitty Amor, Jamiie, Shamiso, and Suraj B2B Euggy will be adding their flair to the RESISTANCE Stage.
Johannesburg festival-goers will once again have the chance to revel in two specially-curated stages; The Smirnoff Storm Room and Club House! The unforgettable lineup on these stages features DBN Gogo, Kabza De Small, 2wobunnies, Kelvin Momo, Kooldrink, Lelowhatsgood, Musa Keys, Oscar Mbo, Sio, Thakzin, and Tyler ICU.
On the Club House Stage, Darque, Das Kapital, DJ Buhle, Jevan Binder, Kasango, Lazarusman, Naak, Roger Goode B2B Kyle Cassim, Timo ODV, Trancemicsoul, Tristan Urwin and Vimo will be live on the decks.
After breaking attendance records in 2023, the 2024 edition of the festival promises to bring back the Ultra Worldwide standard of top-tier electronic talent, cutting-edge technology and large-scale productions.
Ultra South Africa 2024 Ticketing Details
Tier 3 tickets are available for the Johannesburg event, starting at R1,095 for GA tickets, and R2,500 for VIP tickets. Limited tier 2 tickets are still available for Cape Town, starting at R895 for GA tickets and R2000 for VIP tickets. Ticket prices are all-inclusive with no hidden fees. Tickets are on-sale now at HERE.
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