ॐ THE FREQUENCY
The Vortex Open Source line up will keep you mesmerised and entranced. For five days, take flight to a multiple genre musical experience over three musical zones where you can let loose or relax, you choose… One Energy – One Heartbeat – One Love
ॐ THE CIRCLE
Trust in Trance and Prepare To Dance: South African and international psychedelic wizards take to the decks and take hold of your body for a five day journey of discovery and delight. Flow through space and time on a sonic journey to the art of transcendental dance…
Explore a parallel sonic scape in the Headspace. No boundaries, no limits … Treat yourself to an experimental, multidimensional menu for your ears … techno, Zenon and prog, live trance tunes and night-time only undefinable genres.
Find only the finest ambient, dub and chillout sounds in a space of love and a land of comfort by the river, The Heart Space. Rest your mind body and soul in a warm core of peace, love, unity and respect … expanding talks, awakening yoga, flow arts, healing arts and mind-melting music.
Gate Opens Thursday, 12th December @ 09h00
EARLY BIRD ★ R800 @ QUICKET Sales end 31/08/2019
Thur-Mon ★ R900 @ QUICKET & OUTLETS
Frid-Mon ★ R800 @ QUICKET (From 9 am Friday)
Sat-Mon ★ R700 @ QUICKET (From 9 am Saturday)
ॐ GATE (From 9 AM Daily)
Thursday ★ 5 Days & 4 Nights @ R1 000
Friday ★ 4 Days & 3 Nights @ R900
Saturday ★ 3 Days & 2 Nights @ R800
Sunday ★ 2 Days & 1 Night @ R700
Monday ★ Day Pass @ R350
ॐ TICKET OUTLETS (Full Festival Tickets will be available from 01/09/2019)
Cape Town – SKA: (021) 426 5025 / 161 Long Street
Gardens – Ashanti: (021) 423 8721 / Travel Centre, Hof Street
Sea Point – SKA: (021) 433 0718 / 54 Regent Road
Claremont – SKA: (021) 671 1367 / Cavendish Square
Kenilworth – Tattoo Mania (021) 671 6920 / Access Park
Tokai – Queen of Steel Tattoo&Piercing: (021) 712 5088 / ShopG64 Blue Route Mall
KalkBay – SKA: (021) 788 7437 / Main Road
Noordhoek – Namaste: (021) 789 1396 / Noordhoek Farm Village
Tableview – SKA: (083) 954 3391 / Bayside Mall
Canal Walk – Wild Fire Tattoo : (021) 551 5722 / Shop 478
Stellenbosch – Gypsy: (021) 886 7157 / 147 Dorp Street
Observatory – BangBang Vintage Market: (072) 264 1246
Mosselbay / Sedgefield / George – Just a Wish HippyShop: (084) 361 5438
ॐ TICKET AMBASSADORS (Full Festival Tickets will be available from 01/09/2019)
Michael Bredenhand ∞ CT, Edgemeand & surrounding
Luca Kovacich ∞ CT,Fishhoek, Kommetjie, Southern Peninsula
Jazdean Bennetta ∞ Worcester
Storm Sloane Meredith ∞ Port Elizabeth
Kati Kat Reeve ∞ Grahams Town
George de Buys ∞ CT, Northern Suburbs & surrounding
Shaun Laires ∞ Sea Point, Tableview & surrounding
Shirley Lohmaier ∞ Plett
Christine T. Kapena ∞ CT, CBD, Southern suburb & surrounding
Shaun-micheal Fourie ∞ CT, Pinelands & surrounding
– No under 18’s : We have a strict ID policy – No ID no ENRTY!
– No Pictures of tickets will not be accepted as a form of ticket,
– Only original tickets printed out, hard copy, saved on your phone
Do you want to be a part of making the magic happen? Join the Vortex family and volunteer with us – info booth, cleaning, building, digging, art installations, workshops – we would love your contributions.
Volunteers don’t get paid, not because they’re worthless, but because they’re priceless.
Apply here for Volunteering.
Do you have a unique performance to offer?
Food for the Soul?
Treasures in a Trade Stall?
For more information, email Chantelle here.
A zone to connect, to share, to create good vibes to only the most beautiful ambient, dub and chillout sounds. Artists, musicians and crafters are welcomed to participate in our circus of slacklines and dreadlocks, Dr. Doodle’s colourful pirate corner…
Tibetan 5 Yoga
Sunrise Sound Journey
Create Art with Serendipity
Dreadlove Cape Town
Macrame & Wire Wrapping
Be In the Know: know your chemicals and their interactions – Shaun Garnett gives the low-down on safe raving.
Introduction to the Stars
Connect & Flow
Fire with Simon
Magic with Jesse
Poi & LED
Hula with Natalie
Dr Doodle: interactive creative art space for doodling, body painting and chilling out in the heart of the Heart Space
Tie-Dyed Warriors of the Rainbow
The Original Chai Bar
ART & ARTISTS:
Vortex is a living art work, and supports and is supported by a network of international and budding local artists.
Image Master Blink: warping, inspiring kaleidoscopic images from Cape Town’s legendary Logos taking you into psychedelic eye candy land.
Psychedelic Dream Temple: Visionary Art Gallery on The Circle with interactive visionary art from across the globe.
Psynami: fractal neon décor on the Head Space and the Heart Space
Lotus Garden Decor: unearthly earth-friendly upcycled light décor at Heart Space and Head Space
TAS Visuals: mind-melting international projection light artists that transform The Circle into a living, breathing creature.
Zaraz: brilliant layers of colored dance floor canopy melding into a circle of oak trees; a vortex of earth shifting frequencies, and a multidimensional canvas for the insanity of light work by night
In the majestic forest along the river there is shaded camping, secure area where you can park your car. Pitch your tent and make a beautiful home for the whole five days. Bring your hammocks, fairy lights and swimming gear and make yourself comfortable (NB – we love to keep our Nature clean and pretty like we find it: please keep your camping zones and dance floors tidy 🙂 )
You can also rent a tent, or go for more glamorous camping with our glamping options that include private camping, beds and hot showers with Wolfkop Camping Village or drop us an email for more information about the Vortex Camping Village.
Find out more about accommodation here.