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Grand Palm unveils 70s and 80s Disco blast

Publishing Date : 18 June, 2019


Slated for July 5th, 2019 at Gaborone International Convention Centre, the biggest old school music party of the year, dubbed the 70s and 80s annual Disco Party is back.

Proudly organized by The Grand Palm Hotel Casino and Convention Resort in Gaborone, the annual 70s and 80s Disco Party, which is aimed at raising the profile of Botswana’s diverse artistic talents will be set ablaze next month. The hotel’s Hospitality Marketing Manager, Neo Nkele told WeekendLife that the 70s and 80s annual Disco Party aims to unite the young and old through music, dance and fashion as well as relive the formative musical era that people can still dance to when they hear the music.

“The event is our way of saying thank you to all our loyal supporters. The 70s and 80s annual Disco Party features predominantly on our events calendar as an event that brings us closer to our sundry clientele,” she said.  “Let’s support the arts and music industry. It is a way of diversifying the economy. We have great talent here at home. Your attendance will honor the great creativity we see through a song. We will continue giving great entertainment. Other events which are planned for The Grand Palm in future include the wine and food pairing as well as beer fest.”

Being the biggest oldies music party in the country attracting around 1300 mature audiences annually who attend and experience music of yesteryears, the gig scheduled will feature a few renowned DJs among them Dino Bravo, Jazzy D, Cando, King Sliq, Trax, Lenty, Obza, Boogie Sid and Pee Master just to name a few.

“This is a purely lifestyle event and our primary audience is young and mature professionals. This is a one day lifestyle get together; the music, the colorful drinks, the ambience, the costumes, the audience and the décor setup will be part of the recipe, creating an environment suitable for the theme. We’re also happy to have partnered with Fine Brands, who are our beverage sponsors,” said Samantha Bogopa, Marketing Officer at The Grand Palm Hotel.

Bogopa said the event presents renowned DJs who will throughout the night dish out the most sought after songs that people grew up listening to. “This is one particular event that brings back the golden oldies memories into our modern day lives and we carefully selected the DJs based on the popularity and their technical prowess when it comes to mixing and blending songs. We are confident that the audience will be wowed and given value for their money,” added Bogopa.

“The festive is a one night only lifestyle blast where music and fashion of yesteryears meets. Tickets for the show are sold at the Grand Palm reception and Computicket for P250 standard and P350 VIP.” Known for offering the best, in ultimate business and leisure experience, this luxurious hotel which offers 188 rooms and suites and is perfect for both business and leisure travelers’ promises to command a memorable.



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