ADVERTORIAL

2018-08-28 06:00

NOW in its 3rd year, 100% Phola Picnic returns on Saturday, September 1 at Inanda Dam and Resort.

Central to this coming event is the celebration of Spring Day (September 1), Heritage and Tourism month. The rural setting of the 1000 Hills is of paramount importance in highlighting the overall current strategy by Durban Tourism in that Durban has more.

As event directors of 100% Phola Picnic, we could not agree more with this statement, as to those visit our city, Durban has more than just the beach, stadium, shaka marine, Mhlanga, etc. The Valley of the 1000 hills offers a unique visitor experience for the whole family.

Venues like Inanda Dam Resort, as well as 1000 Thrills (Isithumba ), Makaranga, Phezulu Safari, etc are easily within reach great outdoor lifestyle experiences. They offer great opportunity to interact with nature, accommodation and much much more.

September being both heritage and tourism month, 100 Phola Picnic offers a unique platform to promote the local heritage, which is vastly the Zulu Culture as well others that prevalent in the area. The tourism aspect comes in the form of the great deal of promotion that the event receives which aims to drive both local and domestic tourist to visit 1000 Hills and more specifically Inanda Dam & Resort to experience 100% Phola Picnic.

Entertainment for the event will not just be limited to what the venue can offer, which is fishing, canoeing, hiking trails, camping, braai area, jungle gym, but we will also have an entertainment stage where top local and household name artists and djs will perform. A full artist line-up will be announced in a media briefing in July 2018.

Tickets will also be sold from the first of July 2018. Tickets will open at R50 early bird and will be sold at ticket outlet and at the gate.

Local vendors will also be allocated an area to sell locally made products, including apparel, arts and crafts, food and beverages.

The event will be a picnic during the day and end off as a music festival in the afternoon.

Parking, Toilets, Cash Bar, food stalls, VIP Lounge, security, etc. is being arranged to ensure a comfortable and safe experience for all those attending the event.

Camping gear, like tents, Cooler boxes with cans and plastic container beverages allowed before 5pm, gazebos, braai stands & camp chairs will be allowed.

Accommodation and boat rides can be booked directly with Inanda Dam & Resort.

Any additional information, queries can be directed to Sakhile Xulu (0723907278) or via mail on sxulu@me.com - Supplied

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.