If you love jazz, then you will be delighted to hear that the 22nd Standard Bank Joy of Jazz festival will once again be delighting enthusiasts from 26 to 28 September, as the Sandton Convention Centre
Expect a three-day wonderland of smooth local and international sounds. Adding great value to the event are Tsogo Sun Hotels’ range of five discounted bed and breakfast packages at its nearby hotels, as the official Joy of Jazz accommodation partner.
Joy of Jazz 2019 will deliver over 30 performances over three days on four stages, with top performers in the world of jazz. This year a key event at the jam-packed festival is a big band performance on Thursday 26 September, when two bands will take to the Dinaledi Stage – the 15-piece Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra featuring the renowned trumpeter, Wynton Marsalis, and the 17-piece ZAR Jazz Orchestra led by trumpeter Marcus Wyatt.
Jazz-lovers can get their absolute fill of the captivating sounds and party into the early hours with the special accommodation rates at five Tsogo Sun hotels in Sandton, all located within a five-kilometre radius, and all offering a per room rate with breakfast for two adults – only for the duration of the festival. Booking for these accommodation packages can be done online HERE or directly with the hotel of your choice.
The participating hotels are:
• Garden Court Morningside in Sandton, from R1,155 (Tel: 011 884 1804)
• Holiday Inn Sandton, from R1,250 (011 282 0000)
• Garden Court Sandton City, from R1,650 (011 269 7000)
• Sandton Sun, from at R2,395 (Tel: 011 780 5000)
• InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, from at R2,750 (Tel: 011 780 5555)
Also available at the festival are various hospitality packages for corporates. These include Opening Night Lounge for R3,950 per person; the Jazz Boulevard Shared Lounge at R9,850 per person; and the Gold Package Private Suite package that includes golf, opening night cocktail event tickets, 50 guests per Friday and Saturday nights, cocktail menu and bar, security, and more, for R544,500 (private suite). More information is available here…
With the huge popularity of the Joy of Jazz festival, these great offers are moving fast. Tickets to the performances can be booked here…