Grab your dancing shoes, make your daisy chain head wear and make sure your tickets are at the ready as the music festival of the year is fast approaching!
Celebrating their 11th Year running this year is set to be MASSIVE with over 250 acts taking to the 11 stages. Incorporating comedy, art, film and a variety of multi-faceted and multi-sensory experiences, festival goers can expect an action-packed weekend of camping, good times, making incredible memories, the best in local and international entertainment and more.
The main stages are going to be heaving with local and international headliners, as well as some of the best up-and-coming artists in South Africa! Being one of SA’s biggest festivals prepare to join a raving sea of happy like minded festival goers there for the biggest highlight – The music.
And this year you are in for a treat with the line-up looking something like this….
LINE-UP FOR THE 2016 ROCKING THE DAISIES MUSIC FESTIVAL
• Foster the People
• Eats Everything
• Jimmy Nevis
• Mango Groove
• Nasty C
• Nakahne Toure
• Grassy Spark
• Moonchild Sanelly
• Red tape Riot
• Kyle Maclean
• Cassiem Latief
• Tha Cutt
• Diamond Thug
• Killer Robot
• DJ Invizable and Computa General
Whether you decide to lie back listening to the tunes on the grass, jump around with your friends, crowd surf or simply be at one with the jam in a world of your own – If you’re attending be sure to make the most of it!
With the motto “Play hard, tread lightly”, the event spearheads green thinking in the country’s festival space.
The Daisies proudly lead the way in influencing festival goers to live an eco-friendly lifestyle, providing a green education, to ensure that fans not only do their bit by picking up their rubbish at the festival but also so they go home more environmentally conscious.
More than just the music
From many food stalls and silent discos to psychedelic fire shows , laughing yoga and more there will be more than enough to keep you fully entertained for the weekend.
This year for the first time Daisies will be going completely cashless which means that all of your money will be loaded onto your wristband pre-festival. You are able to do this online or at the festival on arrival, with top-up stations on the grounds should you need access to more credit.
The idea behind this modern concept is to make buying things at the festival faster, easier and safe. And worry not if you don’t spend all of your money you will get it get it refunded within 14 days.
With no ATMs at the festival – so remember load up your accounts to avoid going thirsty!
Location, Location, Location
Those of you who have been before will already know that this epic festival takes place at the Cloof Wine Estate in Darling and is scheduled for Thursday, 6 October to Sunday 9 October 2016.
• NO ALCOHOL WILL BE ALLOWED INTO THE FESTIVAL AREA. IT WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE CAMPSITE ONLY.
• NO GLASS.
• NO ANIMALS.
• RIGHT OF ADMISSION IS RESERVED.
• NO ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES.
• NO UNDER 18’S
• NO SWIMMING AFTER DARK.
• NO DRONES.
• PLEASE REMEMBER TO RESPECT THE ENVIRONMENT AND LEAVE NO TRACE.
• NO ID/PASSPORT/DRIVERS LICENSE = NO ENTRY.
• NO ATTITUDE, BE LEKKER.
• NO LITTERBUGS.
• NO PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY EQUIPMENT UNLESS PRIOR CONSENT (THIS INCLUDES ZOOM LENSES)
• NO FIRES / NO SKOTTLES / NO GAS
Those of you going to the festival we hope you have an epic time!