The RX Venue Management announced that the Ticketpro Dome which is the country’s largest multi-purpose indoor arena, holding prestigious events, concerts and also considered as a tourists destination will permanently close due to effects of Covid-19.
RX Africa MD Carol Weaving says the venue was unable to operate in the year 2020 and 2021 due covid-19 restrictions and regulations on public gatherings ban.
Furthermore, Weaving says the selling of Ticketpro Dome is extremely disappointing and heartbreaking for the Tourism and Entertainment industries, she says they are only managing company, therefore the were unable to change the outcome of Sasol Pension Fund selling the venue due to force majeure.
The Dome opened on 8 April 1998 with a concert by Dianna Ross attended by over 15 000 people and is also an exhibition home to various creatives across the Country. The Ticketpro Done has now been sold by the owners , Sasol Pension Fund.