Battle of the Choirs

Battle of the Choirs

Community Talent Takes Centre Stage at Sammy Marks Square: Battle of the Choirs Competition Offers R55,000 in Prizes.

Get ready for an electrifying showcase of musical talent as Sammy Marks Square in the heart of Pretoria, presents The Battle of the Choirs Competition! With up to R55,000 in prizes up for grabs, this event promises to be an unforgettable celebration of community spirit and musical excellence.

The competition, open to bands and choirs from our community, offers participants the chance to battle off for their share of the prize money, prizes include:

  1. First Place: R30 000
  2. Second Place: R15 000
  3. Third Place: R10 000

To enter, fill out this form and attach your 30-second performance before 24th of May 2024.  The top twelve selected videos will be posted to the Sammy Marks Square Facebook page between 28 May and 06 June 2024 where customers will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite choir or band. The top six voted semi-finalists will then go head-to-head in an epic battle at Sammy Marks Square on the 22nd of June 2024.

This competition is more than just a showcase of local talent; it is a celebration of our vibrant communities and the rich musical heritage they embody. We are thrilled to provide a platform for local musicians to shine and connect with their audience.

Adding to the excitement, attendees will have the chance to meet Wanda Baloyi, our esteemed Choir Master, and enjoy a day filled with music, entertainment, and community camaraderie.

Do not miss your chance to be a part of this extraordinary event and witness the power of community talent on full display! For more information visit

Terms and Conditions Apply.

Free Entry
May 2 2024
- May 24 2024
9:00:am - 6:00:pm