Utopians this is your world! Come together, lead the way, the perfect place – a place of beauty, freedom, and blissful enchantment – awaits”



 Utopia Festival is back for its second year, taking place from Friday 11 April – Sunday 13 April 2014, and promises to once again put a twist on one of Cape Town’s favorite venues Nekkies – bringing you amazing stages, décor, design and only the country’s top performers over three days.

After the success of 2013, the inaugural year for Utopia, the team is back and no longer content with being just another music festival! This year you can expect to see the festival grown into a one of a kind, full entertainment experience – combining the most renowned South African music talent with cutting edge production & design to create an unparalleled festival space that you will have to see to believe.

 Teaser Flyer Final 27 Jan 2014

Teaser Flyer Final 27 Jan 2014

Utopia is also forward thinking when it comes to sustainable human practice; the core focus of the festival is to bring people together not just through music but also through the ideals of a sustainable and eco-conscious lifestyle. Utopia has once again partner with GreenPop and promises a music festival that insights  inspiration instead of gloom into the greening space[1] “ through innovative and creative sustainable solutions and activations.

To start off their greening practice, Utopia has released a limited number of especially well-priced Green Tickets for purchase. A Green Ticket includes a Full Weekend Pass to the Festival plus a tree planted on your behalf by the GreenPop team. All partygoers will then also be able to “green” their tickets by adding on a GreenPop tree to any Utopia ticket purchased via the webtickets website.



So what’s left to say? When combining great music, décor, design, and partying with a conscious it is really just safe to say that Utopia Festival looks set to be a sensory entertainment experience not to be missed!

— Event Details —


Date:                            Friday 11 April – Sunday 13 April 2014

Venue:                          Nekkies, Rawsonville (Cape Town)

Time:               Doors open Friday 02pm and close  Sunday 04pm

Festival Partners:          BL Productions, Hype Media, Bundi, GreenPop,

The Project Room


Ticket Prices: Available from Webtickets

Green Ticket: R350 (full weekend pass which includes a Greenpop Tree)

Early Bird: R200 (full weekend)

Full Weekend:               R380

Saturday & Sunday:      R320

Sunday:                        R100

Link:                             http://webtickets.co.za/event.aspx?itemid=409572519     


— Festival Stages —



The Phoenix Main Stage: A one of a kind astonishing stage structure situated at the heart of the festival grounds, which will feature SA’s top live performers and bands. This year festival goers can expect to see Goodluck, Boo!, Gangs of Ballet, Desmond & The Tutu’s, The Kiffness and many more top South African bands.



The Oasis Electronic Stage: On a ground of soft sand just meters from the beautiful riverside this electronic stage brings only the best in house, tech-house, and techno beats. Friday and Saturday expect top draw acts such as Dean FUEL, Danalog, Chris Jack and more. Sunday keep a special eye open for the line up announcement; word from the Hype Media camp is things are being turned up for 2014!

The Rustum AugustEat LifeComedy Stage: Once upon a time there was a cool guy with really short jokes and a great attitude. “Eat Life,” he said- and so we shall.  This stage will feature the cutting-edge comedians, the up and coming comics, the starving comics, and a large dose of Cape Town’s 5-minute wonders.

You lucky Fish you!

Up & Comers: This stage will once again give festival goers the chance to show the crowds what they can do. Bring an instrument, your band, or even create a band there and then!! Your 15minutes of fame starts now!

— Social Media Links —

Facebook:                    /UtopiaFestSA

Twitter:              @UtopiaFestSA

Web:                            http://www.utopiafest.co.za/


— Enquiries —

Press / Media:               contact@hypemedia.co.za

Artist Submissions:       submissions@utopiafestsa.com

Event:                           info@utopiafestsa.com

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