The Loeries has a beautiful logo, a bird perched among a cluster of leaves, designed by Jenny Ehlers from King Kames RSVP. Now you can have this logo as a Tattoo, compliments of the Loeries. And the best part is that you will be given a Rockstar pass for Loeries Creative Week. The stuff of legends, very few have ever donned this coveted Rockstar wristband, which guarantees its wearer access to the most sought-after and exclusive VIP events.
To be considered worthy of a Rockstar Pass, the Loeries wants something in return. A mark of your allegiance. A symbol of just how much you love South Africa’s biggest and most influential festival of creativity. Something that will almost certainly make you the most famous you.
All you need to do is go to the Loeries Expo where Rob Turner Tattoos has a stand. Once you’ve registered and had your tattoo done, you will instantly become a Loeries Rockstar.
A Rockstar Pass gives the wearer exclusive access to all VIP functions, including:
- Egg Films judges wrap on Thursday
- Chairman’s Party on Friday
- Design & Digital Party on Long Street on Saturday
- Loeries VIP Lounge at Julep on Saturday
- VIP access at both awards ceremonies (delegates must already have reserved seating)
- VIP access at the Channel O Party at Shimmy Beach Club on Sunday.
One thing’s for sure – years from now, that tattoo will remind you of the best time of your life.
Highlights of Creative Week include:
The Loeries Expo opens at City Hall on Thursday 19 September and features activations, giveaways and prizes. Exhibitors include DStv, Unilever, SAA, Hertz, Woolworths, The SpaceStation, Mediamark, Adams & Adams, Meltwater, Rocketseed, Chini Africa and Cape Town Tourism. Local fashion favourite Blue Collar White Collar will have a pop-up store with a brand new range of Men’s and Women’s fashion, so save space in your luggage and pick up something smart for the awards.
Tim Horwood, Creative Director at Viacom International Media Networks joins the International Seminar of Creativity on Friday September 20.Tim is an award-winning Creative Director and heads up the Production and Creative departments of MTV, MTV Base, Comedy Central, VH1 and Nickelodeon in Africa. He has been a South African Music Awards Judge for the last 8 years and was a part of the judging panel for the International Emmy Awards 2013.
Hear Tim speak at the seminar, along with six other international creative leaders, from Hamburg, Belgium, Kansas City, Sydney and local leaders from Durban and Cape Town.
Student Portfolio Day on Saturday September 21, showcases South Africa’s leading young creative talents at City Hall. Go along to meet the Loerie winners of the future and see the remarkable work on display.
VIP delegates – don’t miss the Unilever brunch at the stunning Lookout in the V&A Waterfront on Saturday 20 Sep @ 10h00. Join Unilever EVP Africa Marijn van Tiggelen, Unilever’s Global Marketing Executive Marc Mattieu and meet the Unilever African Leadership Team.
Awards Eveningstake place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre over two nights Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September. The dress code is strictly black tie.
Saturday Night on Long sees the Loeries delegates heading to Long Street to celebrate or commiserate. Julep will host the Loeries VIP lounge.
The Channel O Official Party at Shimmy Beach Club rounds of the week on Sunday 22 September. DJ Dimplez will be joined on the decks by DJ Vigilante and DJ Milkshake bringing together SA’s premier Hip Hop DJ group MVD. ALSO – World famous London DJ Sir Norman Jay, Dj Fistas Mixwell, Dj Andy X, DJ Sphectacular and Dj Naves.
WeChat is the Official Loeries App
Everything you need to know during Loeries Creative Week Cape Town can be found on the Loeries Official Account on WeChat, including the week’s programme, for Loeries Creative Week, information on all the Loeries venues and important numbers. Find your friends using the Discover feature AND stand a chance to win prizes, and receive daily news updates including finalist and winner announcements.
Other events happening during Creative Week Cape Town include the Egg Films Judges Wrap, Pendoring Awards and many fringe events in collaboration with Cape Town Partnership.
Visit loeries.com for ticket prices and more.