Geared Up For The 3rd Annual Capsule Fest

11 October 2019

Leading South African lifestyle and streetwear retailer Sportscene recently announced the full line-up for the upcoming CAPSULE FEST going down later this month in Jozi. This year’s line-up will feature some of the new wave local acts alongside Atlanta native UNO The Activist.

“Capsule is a street culture festival like no other in the country. It’s so much more than just a music festival. It encompasses everything that is culture related. From. It’s streetwear, Talks, Music, and Art and even sport.” ~ Sportscene’s Brand Manager Lulama Mnisi.

Following the success of the past 2 years, this third installment of the CAPSULE FEST will bring together artists, music lovers, influencers, designers, creatives, sports enthusiasts, consumers and brands in an authentic celebration of SA and African street culture.

Taking place at Fox Junction in downtown Joburg, SA hiphop royalty Riky Rick, Nadia Nakai and K.O will headline the main stage alongside Yanga Chief and A-Reece, to name a few. Also confirmed are leaders of the news school Dee Koala, The Big Hash, Willy Cardiac, Uncle Vinny, J Molley, Uncle Partytime, Khumz Taylor and more.

The festival will again package a unique experience offering including:

14 leading independent fashion brands via Brand exhibitions

Sneaker activations with various global brands including Vans, Nike, adidas, Kappa, Champion, Converse, Dickies, Sneaker King and New Era

Skating Park featuring a Curated skating experience with DJ Speedsta


Various Music Talks


Due to the popularity of the music talks last year, an expanded talks component will be added this year. In partnership with Capitec’s Live Better Talks, these will feature over 44 speakers, 8 sessions and dedicated short-film screenings.

The on-site food market will play host to 11 different food vendors set to satisfy all culinary needs. Festival-goers can also expect exclusive Sneaker and merch drops on the day.

The Details:

Date: Saturday, 26th October 2019

Venue: Fox Junction, Downtown Jozi

Time: Doors open at 12pm. Ends at 3am

Line-Up: Uno the Activist, Riky Rick, Nadia Nakai, K.O, Yanga Chief
A-Reece, Dee Koala, The Big Hash, Willy Cardiac, Uncle Vinny, J Molley,
Uncle Partytime, Khumz Taylor and many more.

Age: 13 – 24 upwards

Now in its third year, Capsule Fest is an urban street culture festival that celebrates, collaborate and elevates all elements of culture. Visit or keep it social on their handles below:

Facebook: Sportscene

Twitter: @sportsceneSA

Instagram: @sportscene_sa



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