KZN’S BIGGEST STREET PARTY, ‘GET READY TO JUMP’ WOWS 9,000 NEW YEAR’S REVELERS
The ninth annual Ballito Street Party ‘Get Ready To Jump’ saw 9,000 New Year’s revelers celebrate in epic proportions to see in 2014. The street party featured the hugely talented Ibiza resident DJ Danny Avila, along with a 5FM powerhouse line-up including Gareth Cliff, Roger Goode, DJ Milkshake and many more.
Known as SA’s biggest New Year’s Eve party, this year’s bash had five sensational dance floors, hugely impressive lighting, technical design and audio setup – it was a New Year’s party never to forget.
The main floor saw 5FM’s ever-popular Gareth Cliff, eccentric dance maestro Roger Goode and Hip Hop phenomenon Milkshake captivate the crowd as they mingled and danced to the latest beats. SA’s favourite dance duo, Pascal & Pearce, Ian Credible and Kyle Worde also tore up the decks throughout the night, keeping the party-goers jumping to their phenomenal sets. The exclusive VIP Crush Floors saw all the party action above the crowd and hosted Veranda Panda, Jamie K and G-Funk whilst the Beat Burra Floor featured Funky G, Brent Crude and Woody for a beat heavy dance set.
The Samsung #GalaxyExperience team were also on hand to show the audience the best time ever and to bring that extra touch to Galaxy device owners by offering special prizes to reward them for owning the hottest handset in SA.
After a day at the beach enjoying the scorching Durban weather, party-goers showed off their bronzed tans under the illumination of Samsung #GalaxyExperience massive firework display whilst grooving to some banging tunes way into the night to see the clock strike twelve and then party into the first sunrise of 2014.
5FM is the entertainment powerhouse for youthful South Africans, offering the most popular contemporary music and entertainment. As a national Top 40 hit music radio station, 5FM is on the pulse of local, global music and content trends; thereby offering audiences access to, and an opportunity to be part of, the energy and dynamism of a fast changing youthful community. The stylish brand currently has the coolest line-up and on-air talent like no other in South Africa and is the primary source of music and lifestyle trends for a nation filled with diverse and trendy young adults.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 236,000 people across 79 countries with annual sales of US$187.8 billion. To discover more, please visitwww.samsung.com.
About Samsung #GALAXYexperience
The Samsung #GALAXYexperience is a long-term engagement strategy with the aim of generating distinctive, innovative and premium experiences for South African consumers. Exclusive activations have been created in association with a series of high-end Electronic Dance Music events, including Skrillex, Space Ibiza and Sensation Innerspace.
About G&G Productions:
G&G Productions’ company strategy is clearly focused on the creation and ownership of the largest recurring music event properties in South Africa. Through annual repetition and strategic growth of its core event assets, G&G is able to redefine the way events and entertainment events are produced in South Africa.
As a team they’re highly focused not only on the delivery of epic experiences but also the need to put people in touch with their roots. Their various “outreach through music” programmes allow G&G to marry music and community and they are extremely proud of the impact they’ve made on the souls of privileged South Africans and on the lives of those less fortunate.
Working alongside the most creative talent South Africa and the world has to offer in music, DJ’s, audio visual, theatre, technical productions and communications, G&G creates the platforms that allow thousands of people to come together and unite in music.