Polokwane this December

Events that will keep Polokwane abuzz this December. Image: Pexels

Polokwane groove: Events keeping Limpopo’s capital abuzz this December

Be part of these spectacular events happening right in the city of Polokwane and the surrounds this December.

Polokwane this December

Events that will keep Polokwane abuzz this December. Image: Pexels

The festive season is finally here and it’s a reminder for many to travel, get social, dance and have some fun with family and friends. The City of Polokwane receives thousands and thousands of visitors during the festive season and it is always abuzz with a myriad of events and other activities happening every December. The city is known for its capacity to host events of various magnitude, and December 2022 will be no different.

Polokwane has a good track record of hosting successful events. On 9 December 2022, the City of Polokwane played host to the 2022 edition of Festive Lights organised by Polokwane Municipality. This was followed by the Mapungubwe Arts Festival on 10 December — one of Limpopo’s biggest flagship event which celebrates and promote Limpopo artists through music.

Let your hair down and “groove” the stresses of 2022 away in Polokwane and the surrounds this festive season. Take a look at these spectacular events

What’s happening in Polokwane this December?

Thobela FM Gospel Festival

Thobela FM Gospel Festival is making a comeback thisDecember after two years of hiatus caused by the outbreak of COVID-19. The event will be hosted at Polokwane Cricket Club on 17 December. If you’re a gospel music lover, you can join the festival in unison with other festival goers for an unforgettable night of worship.

Some of the artists who will entertaining the crowds includes amongst others Dr Tumi, Thinah Zungu, Bucy Radebe and many more. Tickets available at Computicket for R300 (general)and R700 (VIP).

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The first ever “Fontein Road Show” to be hosted makes its return this year after 2021’s Covid related postponement. Polokwanefontein is a daytime experience encompassing everything that makes Fontein special, just in the city of Polokwane, this according to the event info on the event website. Polokwanefontein is proudly organised by a black ownedcompany named Homecoming Events that specializes in events organisation. Polokwanefontein is a two-day event taking placeon the 17 and 18 December at Meropa Casino and Entertainment World in Polokwane.

Artists performing at this event includes Mellow and Sleazy, Amaroto, King Monada and Pleasure Tsa Manyalo amongst others. Day tickets for both the 17 and 18 have already been sold out. Weekend passes still available for purchase. More info canbe found on www.homecomingevents.co.za.

Manyalo Fiesta with Pleasure

The Queen of Manyalo music, Pleasure, will lead the Manyalo Fiesta taking place on 29 December 2022 at Meropa Casino. Manyalo is a plural Sepedi word which means “weddings”. Thistype of music genre has gained prominence in Limpopo since the 2000s led by Pleasure who has since been dubbed the‘Queen of Tsa Manyalo’ music.

Fans of Pleasure will remember her by her hit songs such as Modimo ke Sethakga, Ke Lorile and Mosadi ke Lefotwana.Tickets for the fiesta event sells from R200 at Computicket andR1000 ticket guarantees die-hard fans access to the VIP area.

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Park Inn Black & Golf Affair Park Inn

Polokwane will present the Black & Gold Affair. A new year’s gala buffet with live music featuring local artists like StringTheory, Jack Malebza, Tshili Bass amongst other lineup of artists. Say goodbye to 2022 and welcome the New Year in styleat the Black & Gold Affair taking place on 31 December at ParkInn by Radisson Polokwane, just a stone throw from the NewPeter Mokaba stadium.

The event will start in the evening at 9pm and tickets for this event sell at R400 per person. Interested persons can call 015495 0969 for tickets. Complementary welcome drinks and midnight bubbles will be served.