By: Sandy Nene
There’s never been a better time to make Absa Boktown at Montecasino your Place to Watch the Big Game than when the Springboks take on the world in the massive clash of rugby titans coming up in September and October.
Bok fever is running high at Gauteng’s premier entertainment destination as the Piazza becomes the Home of Springbok Supporters, turning green and gold for all the games played by the Boks, who carry the hopes of the nation in their battle to reclaim the number one spot on the world rankings.
Gates open at 15:00 on Saturday, 19 September for the Bok’s first game against Japan, with renowned local band Mark Beiling setting the mood. Rugby-themed buskers will keep the Bok spirit soaring throughout the game, with the adorable Bokkie gracing Boktown with his presence and giving fans a uniquely Springbok selfie moment.
Absa Boktown is an outing for the whole family, and each of the nine match day games promises to deliver the most exciting rugby. For just R30.00 per person, fans can watch the game in the best possible place if you can’t make it to England. Tickets include one free local cold drink, water or beer and can be purchasedthrough Computicket, Montecasino Box Office or the Montecasino website.
Come down to Absa Boktown on the following dates to catch live Springbok action:
|Date||Gates Open||Kick Off||Game||Entertainment|
|Saturday, 19 September||15h00||16h45||SA vs. Japan||Mark Beiling|
|Saturday, 26 September||15h00||16h45||SA vs. Samoa||Daniel Baron|
|Saturday, 03 October||15h00||16h45||SA vs. Scotland||Daniel Baron|
|Wednesday, 07 October||15h00||16h45||SA. USA||Daniel Baron|
|Saturday, 17 October||14h00||16h00
|1st Quarter Final
2nd Quarter Final
|Sunday, 18 October||11h00||13h00||3rd Quarter Final||Daniel Baron|
|16h00||4th Quarter Final|
|Saturday, 24 October||14h00||16h00||1st Semi Final||Mark Beiling|
|Sunday, 25 October||14h00||16h00||2nd Semi Final||Mark Beiling|
|Saturday, 31 October||15h00||16h00||Final||Daniel Baron|