Zoe ModigaThis September, the Jazz world will converge on Jo’burg for the annual Standard Bank Joy of Jazz, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year.
As the stage lights glint and glare and the music booms and bap, your pocket might begin to inch a bit too.
This jazz jamboree, like all festive events worth their juice, can touch you on your savings. It doesn’t have to. We are finding ways to make jazz closer than you think, and easier on your budget.
All Standard Bank debit or cheque card holders get a 10% discount, and a 15% discount if using a Standard Bank credit card. The offer is limited to two tickets per person, and only on usage of a valid Standard Bank debit and/or credit card. It’s subject to availability and will end on 31 August 2017. So go ahead and get your discounted tickets through Computicket.
In addition, Standard Bank card holders planning to attend the festival are also eligible for some cool discounted rates at selected hotels in the city. This is made possible by the festival’s partnership with Tsogo Sun.
This means festival goers can save by staying at selected Tsogo Sun hotels near the festival venue. The table below delineates the actual discounted rates for your convenience.
Now, there are obviously some terms and conditions to be mindful of. These rates are valid for 28 – 30 September 2017 and must be taken up during this period; Bookings must be made directly with the hotel concerned, per contact details provided and a full prepayment is required to confirm booking.
There’s likely to be high uptake. So, the discounts are subject to availability and are not applicable to groups of 10 or more. Festival goers should make bookings directly with the chosen hotel, using the provided booking block code; The discounted rates include breakfast and VAT but exclude a 1% tourism levy; Rates are per room per night for 2 adults sharing; obviously, standard Tsogo Sun terms and conditions apply.