A big BIG thank you to all of our awesome sponsors and partners at Rocking the Daisies. We wouldn’t be able to do it without you.
Check out this page to find out what some of the awesome brands that have partnered with RTD to rock this festival harder than ever before. With a huge variety on offer, the brands associated with RTD ensure that there is something on offer for every person at the festival. Get yourself sooted and booted thanks to some of our favourite brands.
Click on the logos to find out all of the details about each sponsor’s activation.
If you have a brand/brand manager/agency interested in getting on board at Rocking the Daisies, we would love to hear from you!
Please don’t hesitate to contact our Sponsorship Department via email to discuss any possibilities – Craig Bright on email@example.com, Stacey Fulton on firstname.lastname@example.org or Grant Fourie on email@example.com
Carling Black Label (SAB)
Ensuring that Rocking the Daisies is music festival to the champions, Black Label is back again this year giving us ice cold beers and reminding us why Darling changed its name to Carling for that weekend.
Expect some really awesome activations.
Red Bull is back to rock the Electronic Tent till the wee hours of the morning for all those festival-goers with the stamina to party through the night.
Expect mind-bending electronic beats, amazing and spectacular lights and sets and a world-class line up brought to you by Red Bull in conjunction with Rocking the Daisies.
Making sure we are cutting edge and super cool in the footwear department, Converse is here to keep us kitted out! Keeping the Main Stage artists happy in back stage, selling shoes and doing some awesomely original activations in the campsite - be sure to sport your Cons all weekend long to be on trend.
Jagermeister is a brand that has been closely aligned to some of the best rock festivals around the world and this year, Jagermeister will be rocking Daisies in a way that only Jagermeister can!
The impressive Jager truck will be onsite in the Main Stage Arena, serving ice cold Jagermeister shots to you all day and all night long. Take those shots up with you to the awesome Jagermeister Rock Lounge Viewing deck, a custom-built viewing deck with the best view on site, above the front-of-house desk, directly overlooking Main Stage.
Expect comfy couches, a cool vibe and space to max out whilst watching your ultimate rock legends on the Daisies main stage.
Also watch out a once in a lifetime chance to be whisked off to a secret spot literally on the Daises Main Stage, courtesy of Jagermeister!
Mainstay is back again this year to bring you the famous Mainstay Beach Bar! Following the fantastic success of the coolest place to be all festival long - The Mainstay Beach Bar will be bigger and better in every way. Expect icy-cold Mainstay cocktails being served from late morning till sunset and jamming tunes on the Mainstay Beach Bar Stage featuring artists such as Dean Fuel, Coco Loco and many more - playing some seriously awesome beats. Look out for plenty of sand, plenty of shade, loads of areas to chill in, and of course, the Mainstay Beach Bar will be situated right next to the Cloof dam. Check out the lineup on the 'Line Up' tab of this website under 'Beach Bar'
Like comedy? Who doesn't... whilst the festival itself is full of comedic sights, we have rounded up the professionals to bring you one rip-roaring, side-holding show full of laughs. Savanna sure does like comedy and that's why they are bringing us the best comedy and humourous performances from all corners of SA in one awesome venue - the Savanna Lemon Tree Theatre. Chill out in the comfort of the lemon-themed theatre, crack open a Savanna and relax whilst laughing your head off! The awesome guys from Savanna will make sure that your cups runneth over with delicious Savanna cider - the dry and lite varieties, all festival long. Don't fret, there will be a dedicated Savanna bar right next to the Black Label bar.
Bursting with flavour and bursting with all things shnit, this year Pringles will be making sure that you are fully-stocked with snacks whilst watching world-class short films in the Pringles Shnit Cinema.
Featuring in only a few select cities around the world, SHNIT Cape Town is the only festival in Africa and RTD is proud to bring this cinema to the festival for the second year running. Last year, the festival was greeted with great success and acclaim, a welcome break from the outside madness of the festival. This year, expect it to be bigger, better and bursting madness, fun and flavour thanks to Pringles.
You will be able to buy your favourite snack all around the festival and make sure you're munching on them while getting your cinema fix throughout the weekend.
Fruit & Veg City
Fruit & Veg City has made Walking the Daisies possible for several years and we are happy to have this fresh and healthy brand on board again. Get your walking shoes on and help the planet by walking to Rocking the Daisies rather than driving.
Hemporium is committed to showing how industrial hemp and eco-conscious living can help put us back on the path of sustainable living.
Rocking the Daisies and Hemporium have been collaborating over the last 5 years to make the festival’s footprint as small as possible.
This year see’s the incubation of the Hemp Stage in the Green Village, so come experience how hemp can help solve many of the challenges we currently face.
BOS Iced Tea
Bos Iced Tea will be keeping us refreshed all weekend long - grab a Bos and mixer at the bar, hang out by the Bossewar acoustic vibe and see if you can spot a BOS animal around the festival!
Instruments and backline supplier to RTD, Marshall Music is also involved in our new social upliftment initiative - helping us with the collection of used musical instruments from musicians around SA, repairing and refurbishing them and then we are distributing them to schools and clubs in need in the Swartland Area.
This initiative is also supported by YoungBlood 5 (5FM).
The awesomely smart techies at VIsualizeIT are kindly sponsoring all-things web-related for Rocking the Daisies 2012. A big Daisies thank you to the VisualizeIT team!
Look out for our home-grown, awesomely organic outdoor furniture around 49M Rocking the Daisies. Check out our stores around the peninsula for plenty of awesome outdoor delights to dress up your gardens and patios for all occasions - furniture, poles, latte screens and so much more.
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The people behind Rocking the Daisies!
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Cloof Wine Estate
“Darling of Origin, darling by nature”, venue to Rocking the Daisies each and every year, the festival would be nowhere without Cloof as our partner.
This beautiful wine farm is not just a pretty face - as a BWI Winner for Conservation in Action for its tireless work to rehabilitate natural indigenous flora, Cloof is a perfect fit for RTD and our Greening policies.
Enjoy sipping on a variety of Cloof’s delicious wine all weekend-long with wine tasting available at the festival and wine available to buy by the glass, or bottle behind our bars.
Official ticketing partner for Rocking the Daisies.
The Greek Merchant
Official Festival Merchandise Partner
Social / Eco
Pick n Pay
‘Official Greening Partner’ to 49M Rocking the Daisies, Pick n Pay is contributing to the creative, sustainable and fun Green Village, as well as paying for the recycling taking place at our proudly ‘Green’ festival.
Food and Trees For Africa
Food & Trees for Africa's mission is to uplift the quality of life for all through greening, environmental awareness and education towards happier people on a heathier planet. Together, Food & Trees for Africa help the RTD team to ensure that it is a sustainable festival.
Each year, after receiving our independent eco-audit, RTD plants trees with Food & Trees for Africa in the Malmesbury/Darling area in order to make the event as close to carbon neutral as possible.
For more info on this check out our Eco/Social tab.
WWF - SA
The World Wide Fund for Nature has been an eco-partner at Rocking the Daisies for many years and we are super proud to have such a credible and hard-working partner at our side.
Making sure that we continually strive for a more sustainable and environmentally friendly festival, WWF has been an invaluable addition to the festival over the years. This year, check out the WWF stand, situated in our beautiful Green Village and watch out for WWF activations and staff who can answer any burning questions about how you can live in harmony with nature.
Our mission is to inspire people to live in harmony with nature.
The Sunflower Fund
The Sunflower Fund, a national non-profit organisation, is dedicated to augmenting and maintaining the South African Bone Marrow Registry (SABMR). The Fund’s work aims to give all South Africans diagnosed with leukaemia and other life-threatening blood disorders a better chance of finding matching bone marrow stem cell donors in order for them to be treated and, hopefully, cured. This year, the Sunflower Fund will be at Daisies!
All 100 selected walkers who are participating in Walking the Daisies will donate R20 towards the Sunflower Fund and receive a Sunflower bandana in return to wear during the walk, and the festival. In addition, the wonderful people at the Sunflower Fund will be at Daisies, giving each and every festival-goer the opportunity to give a little back and help someone in need by purchasing a Sunflower bandana. We support the fantastic work of the Sunflower Fund and so should you!