Once each year, Greyville Racecourse becomes the epicentre of South Africa’s social scene as the Vodacom Durban July 2013 gets underway. The event has scores of fashionistas, socialites and punters flocking to it in drones as South Africa’s best thoroughbreds storm down the home straight to the finish.
Whether you are among the over 55 000 people who cram the confines of Greyville Racecourse or the millions of others who will watch the annual spectacle on television, this event is definitely one not to miss.
For maximum effect, however, there is nothing better than to be at the heart of the excitement, among the crowds who line the track, who relax in the many restaurant facilities or enjoy the day as guests in the corporate suites and the numerous venues in Greyville’s legendary Marquee Village.
Debatabley, the excitement of the Vodacom Durban July Day surpasses that of any other event on the African continent. Apart from the punters there, millions of others around the country will be taking serious bets, the totes and bookmakers will be under tremendous pressure dealing with the estimated betting splurge of over R200 million!
The public is urged to place their bets early to avoid disappointment. Even if you are not an avid better, it will still be worth your while because it is an epic party. As usual, there will be a host of different parties occurring in various tents. It will be such a shame to miss out on an event of this magnitude so diarise now. For more information about tickets, click here.
Event: Vodacom Durban July 2013
Venue: Greyville Racecourse
Date: July 6