Download the MTN Bushfire Festival App: Google Play Store

MTN BUSHFIRE Goes Paperless

MTN Bushfire is excited to announce the official that the MTN Bushfire App, a partnership between MTN Bushfire and Real Image, the festival’s IT partner, is now available on the Google Play store:

**Please note the app is not available for Apple devices however, ALL MTN Bushfire Festival guests will be able to view the FULL ARTIST LINE-UP and SCHEDULE, as well as artist bios on their phones for FREE without requiring internet access via the various wi-fi hotspots throughout the venue.

The MTN Bushfire festival app is in line with MTN Bushfire’s #BringYourFire ‘green’ mandate, a commitment to environmental sustainability. This year, the festival embraces the #GreenYourFire theme through delivering a paperless festival. The Festival’s commitment to environmental sustainability also extends into the Marketplace and Global Food Village, with vendors required to use recyclable or biodegradable materials for their packaging within the Festival.

The app will not only enable users to view the Bushfire Artist line-up, Artists’ bios, and performance stage schedules, but an additional exciting feature will enable a user to create a custom schedule of their favourite artist and then receive real-time notifications of when the artist is about to go on stage.

Through the festival App, users will be able to receive notifications related to Safety & Security, Park & Ride and more. The App will also make available up-to-date maps of the festival site, artists biographies, and all the latest festival information in real time.

A Lost & Found notification feature will also been added within the app’s interface and any user of the app will receive notifications if and when an item has been lost and handed over to the Bushfire team. The app will also feature access to the Merchandise online store.

For those who would like full  internet connectivity during the festival, access to the festival wifi will be available for purchase.  Vouchers can be purchased Vouchers will be available from various on-site  pay-points at the festival.



MTN Bushfire the is acclaimed music and arts festival known and loved for its Afro-centric ethos and its strong focus on African music, culture and the arts. Listed by BBC as a “Top African festival,” MTN Bushfire has recently confirmed an eclectic mix of artists from Europe and Africa. The latest artist announcements reflect the diverse mix of styles, sounds and cultures that will be on display across the MTN Bushfire stages.