Celebrating its 5th annual year of magic and live Jazz, the Hamptons LIVE Jazz Festival returns this year with more anticipation than before. The highly proclaimed festival, mostly quoted as the “happening event,” around Botswana and neighbouring countries, returns with record breaking artists and a line up to get everyone off their seats.

Commonly known as Botswana’s brand aiming concert which attracts a more mature audience, the festival will premier different styles of Jazz including Classic Jazz, Cool, Hot, Vocalese, Afro, Swing, Bebop and Afro. The summer festival attracts music lovers who have a soft heart for LIVE Jazz entertainment in the summer sun and the wind swiftly breezing through the air. The event has attracted neighbouring countries and has now brought about a Pan African feel. The spirit of the Hamptons Jazz festival brings about grown up fun and music to last you a lifetime.

Headlining this year’s summer Festival are artists originating as far as England, America, North and South Africa. This year’s major headliner is Billy Ocean, who will be performing in Botswana for the first time. Along Billy Ocean in the headliner is Afro-pop singer and songwriter, Salif Keita. The festival will be enjoyed in the ambiance of feel good music, world renounced artists, champagne, amazing company and the summer breeze.

Hosted by Luzboy, Resego Motlhokathari and Zenzele Hirschfeld, it’s all systems go on the 24th March, 2018 at the Duma FM Grounds. Tickets are available for P599.00 (General) and P3500.00 (V.I.P.)

By: Thabang Sekape