Corona SunSets Festival In South Africa

I love watching sunsets and taking pictures of it. So, when ‘boss lady’ Kiki asked me if I wanted to join her for an event this past Sunday, I didn’t even read the invitation properly I just saw the word ‘sunset’ and instantly agreed to join her! I kept imagining how the venue would look like and if it will give us that perfect view of the sunset, thank gaaard the weather Lords are still giving us way too much sun and because of that, with great food, good music, beautiful people, a good ambiance and a cool Corona beer, the sunset and the experience as a whole was beautiful!


Here is what you need to know about the event…
Globally, the festival is an immersive experience that combines music, food and local culture, and the recent South African launch event mirrored the larger festivals.

Corona SunSets has been launched in more than 20 markets across the globe through over 150 events of varying sizes and intimacy – giving everyone a taste of summer and celebrating the magical sunset hour. Central to the Corona SunSets program are six immersive, large-scale but still intimate and laid-back festival experiences on four continents. Corona Sunsets kicked off in the brand’s home of Mexico to a sold out crowd and went on to the United Kingdom, Italy, Ibiza, China and Australia, amongst others.


The way we got lost to get to the venue, yhuu! This is the beautiful Katy’s Palace Bar, it has an amazing roof top and a backdrop of Sandton. The place is super cool with beautiful touches of eclectic mix of furniture and décor as well as fine arts pieces.


Vintage wheels, things I wouldn’t mind owning, how elegant is it though?


It’s a Buick, super, super cool things.


We were welcomed by these beautiful ladies who looked pretty and were dressed up in awesome summer dresses.


Chef rocking that pan, their food was super delicious. I thoroughly enjoyed it.


There was alcohol everywhere *beer haven I tell ya* :-) ! Corona is a light beer, it’s actually quite nice.


The DJs played nice and laid back house music, he has his eyes closed. I guess the music was speaking to his soul. :-)


Fue, Dawn and Claire striking a pose! Credit goes to Claire for directing this picture.


Once off luck! #TheSunsetMoment Werner and Roeline looking sun kissed and adorable


Looking super chilled and good Abigail and Louis posed for us.


Cute smiles and beautiful dresses, this is Makhosi and Mphelane looking all sorts of yum in her fushcia dress. I love it.


The event pulled an impressive crowd…


This is Annete looking all gorgeous in her floral jumpsuit, I kept trying to get the sun – backdrop and it was mostly either messing my lighting or too dark.


The lovely Kamin with the oh so hot Allaine from the Corona Group, I think they make an adorable couple.


Jacob and Dinika who said they were enjoying the relaxed vibes under the beautiful JHB skies with a Corona.


They describe their experience as ‘the most chilled Sunday, exactly what the day should be about, drinks, food and relaxed music’!




Ama – gents


Beautiful people this is Kaitlin and her friend Romy, nice ensembles!


Victor, Kefentse, Theresho and Gary said they were having a good time…


Gary and his other pal Phillip


We spotted Maps looking super chilled.


I am loving the beautiful rise of the head-wraps ladies, Nomzamo looking good in casual wear!


I had to take a Close Up, head – wrap game on Fleeeeeeeek!




Glowing under the sun!


We were treated to some contemporary dancing


Violist who was playing during the dancing


Choreographer, Meagan who was on ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ top ten, 10 – years ago did the choreography of the dancers we watched earlier.


And it was a wrap!

Corona Global Sunsets Music Festival is a good way to kick back and relax under the beautiful skies as each venue is set in a way that people can experience the sunset, be it at a beach or a roof top venue. Katy’s Palace Bar was a great venue to watch the sun go down while mingling, eating, drinking and listening to music. I am totally enjoying that SA is becoming a destination for some super cool international events


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