• The public is invited to enter the festive season in a proudly South African style and to support local craft producers exhibiting at “An African Christmas” exhibition. The exhibition will be open on Thursday, 11 November 2016more...
  • The popular New Orleans Essence Festival is Heading to our Shores in Durban in 2016 & 2017. More Information Coming Soon.more...
  • The three-month long entry process will close on 30 November 2016 or as soon as the entry cap of 20,000 has been reached. Prospective entrants are encouraged to get their entries in early to avoid disappointment.more...
  • The project is designed to produce future Gospel icons while alleviating poverty. The competition not only creates memories, but also has a positive impact on society, by developing people’s musical skills and assisting participantsmore...
  • The Durban Tourism Marketing Team will be engaging Social Media influencers on a regular basis and these will be discussed and explained with influencers who meet the requirements, as laid out...more...
  • From the moment the lights go down, Amadeus Rocks! delights its audience with a good variety of music!more...
  • We would like to encourage all businesses in Durban to look ahead, to work together and help make our beautiful city a champion of business, standing tall and proud. #DurbanMustRise!more...
  • The Fashion Innovator Award was handed to Tayla Horn who was also one of the top three New Generation designers in the Rising Star category along with Martin Steenkamp and Paige Garbutt. more...
  • Five years into this Durban fashion experience, the DFF is ramping things up to another level with the theme “Beyond Threads”... and one of the DFF 2016 treats will be the 2nd Durban Fashion Fair Awards on Saturday, September 3rdmore...
  • Themed “Beyond Threads”, the DFF 2016 features 40 designers – including six from Africa and big names from within the South African fashion industry. more...
  • To be lead producer and production manager for all third party vendors to perform production services for all daytime Essence Festival activities. more...
  • Everyone is invited to take part in this epic obstacle course event – all you need is a pair of old running shoes and a great sense of adventure because you are going to get MUDDY!more...
  • Family and kids are invited to join Dora and her pals, Boots and Diego, on a voyage of discovery, as they embark on an exciting trip to Treasure Island in search of the ultimate pirate party.more...
  • The Head of Durban Tourism, Philip Sithole says the City expects to make no less than R1 bn during the Durban July week and they are expecting about 2 million visitors to the Durban, which will see thee hotel occupancy rate averaging at 85% to capacity.more...
  • This year the city hosted key trade and media from Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, to experience & explore the city of Durban to effectively package the city as a premier lifestyle and events tourism destination to our key source markets in Africa.more...
  • For every dad accompanied by his children, a combo ticket will cost him only R50 which provides him entrance into Sea World and Wet n Wild for a whole day. more...
  • The Durban Boat & Lifestyle Show is a 3 day annual lifestyle event that showcases all sorts of weird and wonderful boats from affordable inflatable motor and paddle powered boats to luxurious yachts and catamarans.more...
  • Chosen distinctly for their unique South African flavour, these comedians are sure to impress with some new content – inspired by South Africa – for South Africans!more...
  • ow in its 7th year, the Durban FilmMart, a partnership project with the Durban Film Office, and supported by the City of Durban, is a film finance and co-production market presented in three strands – Finance Forum, Master Classesmore...
  • his year’s DFM industry development programme has a strong focus on story development, the essential starting point for any film, and so a number of sessions will delve into topics that will address the subject...more...
  • The collaboration with Oliver Mtukudzi is one of their initiatives of promoting Durban. The music video of the song which will feature Durban land marks will be distributed in different TV stations locally, in other African state and the rest of the worldmore...
  • The City of Durban has worked hard to build its brand, and our partnership with the SAMAs will further strengthen the position of Durban as the number one tourism destination in the country and one of the best in the world.more...
  • Killer Queen is about the showmanship, charisma, harmony and power of the music group Queen and the inimitable Freddie Mercury, that all come together in one mind-blowing concert.more...
  • These tours are not just about the main match, but they are also about engaging with the local communities and more especially the kids, through a series of coaching sessions and games, which ties in with The Sharks Field of Dreams initiative, launched inmore...
  • As you would have seen through our partnerships with the Cell-C Sharks, where we also took some of the games to our Townships, part of our bigger picture is not only to drive tourism but to also contribute on the social cohesion agendamore...