RIhanna’s Diamond World Tour at Soccer City FAQs

Rihanna Diamonds World Tour comes to South Africa

Rihanna Navy, the moment has arrived. The starlet is making her way to South Africa once again. Only this time she’ll be the headline act and she’ll be shining like the diamond that she is. Rihanna’s Diamonds World Tour kicks off in South Africa this coming Sunday and believe you me it is going to be epic! A lot of you will be making your way to the FNB Stadium on Sunday and you might have a few questions for organisers. So here’s a little something that might answer those questions you might have:



Show Information:

Gates Open: 5pm

GTA (Opening Act):  6.30pm

Rihanna: 8pm

Please note times are subject to change. We recommend arriving early to avoid queues.


Venue Map & Information:

Please view the venue map sent with this document.

Don’t forget to bring with you on the day: your tickets, ID (if you intend to consume alcohol), cash (NO ATMs on site) and appropriate clothes for any weather conditions.

Prohibited Items

Umbrellas, motorbike helmets, cameras or recording devices including tablets (iPads) are NOT permitted.

Food and beverages will be available for sale inside and outside the stadium. No food or beverages (including alcohol) may be brought to the stadium and no drinking will be allowed in any areas other than the licensed public bars outside and inside the stadium. Security will confiscate any alcohol in the car parks, and refuse entry into the venue to any persons that are intoxicated.

Please note that tickets are not available to purchase at the stadium. SAPS will be taking action to anyone caught buying or selling tickets or illegal merchandise outside the venue.


Golden Circle:

Enter through Gate M ONLY. Please note that there will be two separate queues at GATE M, one for Golden Circle and the other for General Admission ticket holders. Golden Circle ticket holders will queue from GATE M towards GATE B along Soccer City Avenue. There is no armband collection inside the venue. If you enter through the wrong gate you will have to go all the way back to GATE M.

General Admission Standing:

Enter through Gate M ONLY. Please note that there will be two separate queues at GATE M, one for Golden Circle and the other for General Admission. General Admission ticket holders will queue from GATE M towards GATE L along Stadium Avenue. There is no armband collection inside the venue. If you enter through the wrong gate you will have to go all the way back to GATE M.

Seated ticket holders :


Seated Tickets: Enter through Gate C, Gate H or Gate K


Location of Stadium ticket booths :


For any ticketing queries on the day of the event, please visit ticket booths at GATE’s C, L, H & G. Also note that access points for verified tickets are located at turnstiles 23, 18 & 12. Please note that ticket booths will NOT safe guard or take any responsibility of patrons goods not allowed into the stadium. Please see tabs “Prohibited items” and “Venue map”



If you have any hospitality enquiries please contact:


·        Sail Hospitality Hotline 0814863823, bonnie@sail.co.za and gugu@sail.co.za

·        Warwick Hospitality, 011 305 9888 or nicole@warwickhospitality.co.za

The hospitality entrance will be located on the West side of the stadium, by Gate C.




Make sure you book your transport ticket before show day:

Park and Ride: Book your park and ride through Computicket:


Park and Rail: for more information and to view the timetables view the Stadium Management website:


Parking: Book your parking at Computicket



·         R100 per vehicle ( Expo Centre Gate 1)

·         R250 per mini bus ( Expo Centre Gate 1)

·         R500 per bus (Expo Centre Gate 3&4)


·         Parking opens at 12:00

·         Safe secure parking

·         Easy access to the stadium

·         Parking is close to the stadium

·         Full time security to look after your car

·         Easy access in and out of the parking

Disabled Information:

Disabled Parking: Book from Computicket

If you have any problems making this booking, please contact Stadium Management on 011 247 5300. Disabled Parking is located in PS8 (Enter off Nasrec Road)

Once you have parked please enter through GATE H and proceed to the over-ride turnstile 23, 18 or 12 to gain access to the Stadium ring of fire. In order to get to the 2nd & 3rd tier, stadium lifts are located on the western side on the stadium in Foyer A. Look out for ushers in red info shirts who will direct you to your seat.

Ticket Information:


Printing and Folding your e-ticket:


If you bought your tickets online from Computicket (print at home) please make sure you print out your E-ticket and fold as indicated on the ticket prior to arriving at the event.


For E-tickets purchased from bigconcerts.co.za, please review your printer settings before you print. The document must print to its actual size so that the folding lines print to the edge of the paper. Click here to see instructions on how to fold your E-ticket.

Please ensure that you bring your E-ticket with you to the venue as we cannot reprint E-tickets at the venue for safety and security reasons. Your E-ticket needs to be of high print quality to ensure a positive scan at the venue. Please note we cannot scan tickets off any mobile device.

If you have any questions please email customercare@bigconcerts.co.za or go to www.bigconcerts.co.za


13-Oct                                   Johannesburg, South Africa                        FNB Stadium

16-Oct                                   Cape Town, South Africa              Cape Town Stadium

Author: Jason Von Berg

Digital content marketer. Mobile App Editor. Entertainment, travel and New York City lover. #Triathlete, #Ironman, health and wellness advocate, @Futurelifeza ambassador

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