J&B Met 2012

Cape Town is getting ready for the annual J&B Met 2012


Make your J&B Met different this year!

It’s a gathering of the rich and famous, the groovers and movers, the fashion junkies and the thousands who seek to enjoy the intensity of life. It’s the running of the 35th J&B Met on 28th January. It’s an event different to all others brought to you by a whisky that’s equally different.

And it’s J&B’s unique heritage that has inspired the ‘Made different’ theme for this year’s J&B Met. With a history of challenging convention, from its bright yellow label and green bottle to its unique blend of 42 whiskies, J&B has always been made different.

‘Made different’ calls on supporters to challenge the status quo and to break the rules of fashion. Make your outfit from something truly different, wear what traditionally should not be worn, but whatever you do, make sure you do it differently.

The Kenilworth Racecourse will be transformed into a party zone as 50 000 groovers descend onto Cape Town from across this beautiful land to party the night away.

Regarded as South Africa’s most prestigious horse race and Cape Town’s premier social event, the sponsorship is the largest Justerini & Brooks undertakes anywhere in the world.

The race showcases 16 of South Africa’s top horses who compete for the R2.5 million stake over 2 000 meters. Also on show will be a range of wines from Bosman Family Vineyards - this year's official wine sponser.

Tickets for the J&B Met are available through Gold Circle offices and designated tote outlets throughout the country and at the Kenilworth Racecourse or from www.webtickets.co.za

The J&B Met 2011 was a year of massive outfits. oversized accessories and gigantic personalities.

This prestigious horseracing event, that is held at the Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town, draws South Africa’s elite crowd to a day of fun, glamour and spontaneity and every year a new J&B Met theme is presented, promising something bigger and better with each passing year.

Check out what CapeTownMagazine.com has to offer you as a local or a visitor to Cape Town, and of course don't forget to subscribe to our monthly newsletter, follow our tweets on Twitter and be a friend on our Facebook page.

Please note: Ticket prices are still to be confirmed

Tue
H:17°
L:13°
Wed
H:14°
L:10°
Thu
H:16°
L:11°
Fri
H:17°
L:11°
Sat
H:18°
L:12°
Sun
H:20°
L:11°
Mon
H:24°
L:13°
Cape Town Events Calendar
 
January 2012
SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31

interplanetary folk festival 2Interplanetary Folk Festival

Experience different forms of folk music at this diverse music festival

South Africa National Gallery KapstadtFree Entrance to Iziko Museums During ...

Entrance to all Iziko Museums in Cape Town will be free on Heritage Day and the ...

pop up cinema 4Pop-Up Drive-In Cinema

This blast from the past cinema experience gives you the feel of a 50’s ...

1693 Pop Up Lunches with Guy Clark 5Pop Up Lunch at 1693

Enjoy a sensory dining experience at this intimate location in the Winelands

Movies at Spier - 1Outdoor Picnic and Movie Nights at ...

Watch cinematic greats while you sit under the stars, wine glass in hand

Cape Town Fringe FestivalCape Town Fringe Festival

Find out why Cape Town is SA’s capital of creativity at this popular arts ...

Wednesday Warm-Up RunsWednesday Warm-Up Runs

Start your training for this year’s Gun Run with these weekly running ...

Clybourne Park at The Fugard TheatreUpcoming Plays that You Don’t Want to ...

Cape Town has a sensational theatre culture and we invite you to sample the ...

Green Forest Trail Run SeriesGreen Forest Train Run Series in the ...

Lace up and traverse the lush Cape landscape as spring sets in

Groot Constantia Trail SeriesGroot Constantia Trail Series in Cape ...

Traverse the beautiful trails in Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs at one of these ...

Murder Mystery Dinners in Cape TownMurder Mystery Dinner Parties Cape Town

Intrigue, secrecy and cold-blooded killings are the order of the day at these ...

Clybourne Park at The FugardClybourne Park at The Fugard Theatre

Clybourne Park stands for a whole lot more than a property in this racy satire

Nic Harry Socks in Cape Town 6Win Free Socks with Nic Harry in Cape ...

If you’re daring and you know it, snap your feet

flora old and new irma stern  3Flora Old and New Exhibition

Gorgeous paintings of flora await you at this exhibition dedicated to Irma Stern

The Cape Town Magic ClubMonday Night Magic at the Cape Town ...

Fans of mind-bending trickery, saucy sorcery and sleight of hand will be blown ...

lucinda mudge 3Lucinda Mudge Ceramic Art Exhibition at ...

See the edgy vases by ceramic artist Lucinda Mudge that has art collectors ...

Deborah Poynton Picnic ExhibitionPicnic Solo Exhibition by Deborah ...

The pleasure of a picnic is artfully explored

SANParks Tankwa NP FlowersYour Guide to Viewing the Spring ...

Don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with South Africa’s ...

Nederburg 1Nederburg Concert Series

Everyone needs the sound of classical music and the lovely taste of Nederburg ...

Winter World Class Burger Pairing at Café CapriceWinter World Class Burger Pairing at ...

Four bartenders battle it out for World Class domination with their brilliant ...

River Club 2016 4Monday Conference Madness at the River ...

Book a Full-day Conference Package at this gorgeous green and save 20%

Cape Town Youth Choir Handel's Messiah 1SA College of Music Concert Series

Music has the power to inspire, and these scholars appreciate its true meaning

Backtracker Cycling Back UnitCycling Events in the Western Cape

Use this handy cycling overview to diarise your favourite events for the ...

JosephCOAT4Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor ...

Joseph is coming back to Cape Town to warm our hearts with his wonderful story ...

Thai Sabai Day Spas Somerset WestThai Sabai’s Day Spa Special

Indulge in a relaxing Lotus Flower Hot Oil Massage, a light lunch and a ginger ...

Slug & Lettuce Kloof Street Bar and Restaurant in Cape TownAll Week 2-for-1 Burger Special at the ...

Score two mouth-watering burgers for the price of one at this popular CBD haunt

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on ...

Groote Post Country MarketGroote Post Country Market

A darling market with plenty of heart and country fare suitable for the whole ...

interplanetary folk festival 2Interplanetary Folk Festival

Experience different forms of folk music at this diverse music festival

South Africa National Gallery KapstadtFree Entrance to Iziko Museums During ...

Entrance to all Iziko Museums in Cape Town will be free on Heritage Day and the ...

pop up cinema 4Pop-Up Drive-In Cinema

This blast from the past cinema experience gives you the feel of a 50’s ...

1693 Pop Up Lunches with Guy Clark 5Pop Up Lunch at 1693

Enjoy a sensory dining experience at this intimate location in the Winelands

Movies at Spier - 1Outdoor Picnic and Movie Nights at ...

Watch cinematic greats while you sit under the stars, wine glass in hand

Cape Town Fringe FestivalCape Town Fringe Festival

Find out why Cape Town is SA’s capital of creativity at this popular arts ...

Wednesday Warm-Up RunsWednesday Warm-Up Runs

Start your training for this year’s Gun Run with these weekly running ...

Clybourne Park at The Fugard TheatreUpcoming Plays that You Don’t Want to ...

Cape Town has a sensational theatre culture and we invite you to sample the ...

Green Forest Trail Run SeriesGreen Forest Train Run Series in the ...

Lace up and traverse the lush Cape landscape as spring sets in

Groot Constantia Trail SeriesGroot Constantia Trail Series in Cape ...

Traverse the beautiful trails in Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs at one of these ...

Murder Mystery Dinners in Cape TownMurder Mystery Dinner Parties Cape Town

Intrigue, secrecy and cold-blooded killings are the order of the day at these ...

Clybourne Park at The FugardClybourne Park at The Fugard Theatre

Clybourne Park stands for a whole lot more than a property in this racy satire

Nic Harry Socks in Cape Town 6Win Free Socks with Nic Harry in Cape ...

If you’re daring and you know it, snap your feet

flora old and new irma stern  3Flora Old and New Exhibition

Gorgeous paintings of flora await you at this exhibition dedicated to Irma Stern

The Cape Town Magic ClubMonday Night Magic at the Cape Town ...

Fans of mind-bending trickery, saucy sorcery and sleight of hand will be blown ...

lucinda mudge 3Lucinda Mudge Ceramic Art Exhibition at ...

See the edgy vases by ceramic artist Lucinda Mudge that has art collectors ...

Deborah Poynton Picnic ExhibitionPicnic Solo Exhibition by Deborah ...

The pleasure of a picnic is artfully explored

SANParks Tankwa NP FlowersYour Guide to Viewing the Spring ...

Don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with South Africa’s ...

Nederburg 1Nederburg Concert Series

Everyone needs the sound of classical music and the lovely taste of Nederburg ...

Winter World Class Burger Pairing at Café CapriceWinter World Class Burger Pairing at ...

Four bartenders battle it out for World Class domination with their brilliant ...

River Club 2016 4Monday Conference Madness at the River ...

Book a Full-day Conference Package at this gorgeous green and save 20%

Cape Town Youth Choir Handel's Messiah 1SA College of Music Concert Series

Music has the power to inspire, and these scholars appreciate its true meaning

Backtracker Cycling Back UnitCycling Events in the Western Cape

Use this handy cycling overview to diarise your favourite events for the ...

JosephCOAT4Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor ...

Joseph is coming back to Cape Town to warm our hearts with his wonderful story ...

Thai Sabai Day Spas Somerset WestThai Sabai’s Day Spa Special

Indulge in a relaxing Lotus Flower Hot Oil Massage, a light lunch and a ginger ...

Slug & Lettuce Kloof Street Bar and Restaurant in Cape TownAll Week 2-for-1 Burger Special at the ...

Score two mouth-watering burgers for the price of one at this popular CBD haunt

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on ...

Groote Post Country MarketGroote Post Country Market

A darling market with plenty of heart and country fare suitable for the whole ...

Chloe Clark 2Chloe Clark Live in Cape Town

See Chloe Clark perform jazzy tunes along with former contestants of The Voice ...

MyCiTi Bus Station Artworks 4Cape Town’s MyCiTi Stations Have ...

The Mother City has transformed its public bus stops with incredible artworks

Black Insomnia Coffee CompanyThe World’s Strongest Coffee Is ...

One cup of Black Insomnia Coffee Company’s brew boasts the highest level ...

StrongMan - 3Fisherman’s Friend Strongman Run

The world’s biggest obstacle race comes to SA for the very first time

interplanatery folk festival - simon van gend10 Questions For: Simon van Gend

This Cape Town-based folk band also creates music that combines elements of the ...

richard stirton 1Richard Stirton Live in Paarl

See the winner of The Voice SA take the stage!

laurie-levine-josie-field10 Questions For: Laurie Levine and ...

This talented duo’s latest video ‘Same Eyes’ features Cape ...

8 October smile day 2Smile Day at Ratanga Junction

Change a child’s life at this exciting fundraiser

WeatherGiveawaysTravel Tips

Curious to make exciting discoveries in Cape Town every day? "LIKE" us for a daily hidden gem.