Amex Tennis Town: Here’s Where You Can Watch the Wimbledon Championships in Johannesburg

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If you’re looking for somewhere exciting to watch Wimbledon in Johannesburg, Amex Tennis Town is an exciting new pop-up fan park that opened at Montecasino. The interactive space runs for two weekends only from 5 to 14 July.

Capturing the vibrant atmosphere, games and spirit of Wimbledon Championships 2024, this experience is perfect for new and seasoned tennis fans, families and fun-seekers. Watch every match on massive screens, tuck into festive food and drink, try your hand at a tennis game or two, and vibe to buzzy DJ beats during breaks.

“We are excited to host the Amex Tennis Town, the first TSA-hosted fan park during Wimbledon in South Africa,” says Gavin Crookes, President of Tennis South Africa. “Our aim was to craft a memorable viewing experience for tennis enthusiasts in South Africa. Bringing together both seasoned and newfound fans in a unique setting seemed like the perfect approach.”

Here’s all you need to know about Amex Tennis Town.

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What’s on at Amex Tennis Town

This fresh new concept reimagines a comprehensive fan zone that takes game live Wimbledon championship screenings to a whole different level. Guests and tennis enthusiasts will love the interactive activation area where you can capture new memories in the photo booths, dive into virtual reality tennis activations, and challenge friends at gaming stations.

The cherry on top? A full-size tennis court is open to all and set up with interactive coaching lessons where you can kickstart your tennis journey, and show off or sharpen your skills. 

DJs will be spinning live sets during breaks for vibey sounds, and when the hunger pangs hit, head to the food and drink bars for a wide range of culinary delights including traditional favourites like strawberries and cream.

The fan park is hosted by Tennis South Africa (TSA) and American Express are pleased to host the Amex Tennis Town, a fan park during The Championships, Wimbledon 2024. American Express is operated in South Africa through its licensee Nedbank. The Championships, Wimbledon 2024

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Special seating, discounts and perks for American Express Card Members

American Express Card Members joining Amex Tennis Town enjoy a 50% discount on tickets and priority seating at the front of the main viewing screen. Card members also enjoy 20% off at the Wimbledon online store, 10% off on food and beverage ordered at the venue, and other benefits such as branded gift packs.

“American Express has a long history of supporting tennis globally and we are delighted to host the Amex Tennis Town in South Africa. We have been a long-standing partner of Wimbledon, and we are excited to provide our Card Members and tennis fans in South Africa with a memorable experience, bringing to life why tennis is better with Amex”, says Briana Wilsey, Vice President and General Manager of Global Network Services EMEA at American Express.

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How to book your space

Tickets can be booked in advance via the link below. American Express Card Members receive a 50% discount on all tickets, while TSA-registered members will receive a 30% discount on all tickets. 

The proceeds from general public ticket sales will be directed to Tennis South Africa to support the American Express Tennis Development Programme in developing local communities and nurturing tennis talent.

Cost: From R200pp for the general public, R50pp for children, and free for kids under 2. Hospitality tickets are available at R4995 for a VIP premium package. Book via Ticketpro

When: Running on 5, 6 & 7 July, and 12, 13 & 14 July 2024. From 1pm to 10pm
Where: Montecasino, Montecasino Blvd, Fourways, Johannesburg

Facebook: @AmericanExpressSA

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