WIN: Open air cinema your ticket to romance this Valentines

Old Mutual Music in the Lake is lighting up the silver screen this Valentines Day, bringing Durban film fanatics the best of Hollywood with the city’s most magical outdoor movie experience on Saturday, 13 February 2016 at the Durban Botanic Garden

If you loved the box office hit, Love Actually, then you won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to see it again, in what will be a majestic night under the stars, with live performances by local band, The Subway Run.

Who can forget Hugh Grant showing off his dubious dance moves in the movie in which he plays the role of British Prime Minister, or heartbroken Colin Firth, the frustrated writer, who falls madly in love with his Portuguese housekeeper? Relive these movie memories as you cuddle up with your loved one under the stars.

The evening will kick off with performances by local artists, The Subway Run. The band, whose music has soul, indie, folk and a touch of acoustic influences, is made up of long-time friends, Freddy Lalendle, Celene Ann Adams and Bradley Downs. The tuneful trio have performed in venues across Durban and are currently working on their first EP.

Bandile Mngoma, Old Mutual Sponsorship Manager “This is the 10th year of the Old Mutual Music at the Lake series of concerts and we are excited to be bringing the first open air cinema to the Durban Botanic Garden this. The lush green park makes for the perfect setting for this screening makes for the perfect romantic date experience while savouring a picnic with good company.”

Relish the tranquillity and fresh air of the Durban Botanic Garden and bring your blankets and picnic baskets or enjoy delectable meals and treats from local food vendors and celebrate the most romantic weekend of the year.

Ticket prices: R120 adults,
Children aged 8-12 pay R60; kids under 8 are free. All children are welcome at the KidZone for some extra fun and games.
Gates open at 16h00 for pre-sold ticket holders; 17h00 for on-the-day saleMusic from 17h00 – 19h00
Movie starts at 19h00
Drinks, cooler boxes and picnic baskets are welcome.
Secure parking is available on the Juventus ground. Entrance to all parking is off lower John Zikhali (Sydenham) Road, adjacent to the Botanic Gardens and the Munies Hockey Field, also off lower John Zikhali (Sydenham) Road.


Durbanite have five double tickets to give away.
To enter, simply leave a comment below as to who you would take with you, and why you think you deserve these tickets.

Winners will be contacted via email on Friday 12 February.

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