2018 Festival of Chariots

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30 March – 2 April

Old Durban Drive-In

Chariot Parade Routes 

Please wear sunblock, a sun hat, and sunglasses. An umbrella will also protect you from the sun and wear your most comfortable dancing shoes. 

Friday 30 March @ 10:30am

Starting opposite Tropicana Hotel on OR Tambo Parade (Upper Marine Parade) at the car park, proceeding north towards Blue Waters Hotel. At Blue Waters Hotel, turning left going down Sandile Thusi Road and then turning left into Sylvester Ntuli Road and finally entering the festival site. This route is 2.8km.

There is a free shuttle service from the festival site to the starting point of the parade. This service is available from 10am.

Monday 2 April @ 5pm

Starting at the festival site, turning right into Sylvester Ntuli Road, turning left at the robots into Somtseu Road, then left into Snell Parade, heading towards Blue Waters Hotel, then turning left going down Sandile Thusi Road and then left into Sylvester Ntuli Road and finally entering the festival site. This route is 1.5km.