Event: 2013 Montagu Makiti Festival

2013-04-30 11:09
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When: 20-23 September 2013
Where: Montagu, Western Cape

This year's new items include the Makiti "Wet & Wild Series" (Triathlon / Swim and Canoe race), Makiti Heritage Treasure Hunt and back by popular demand and for one night only, the Makiti Mimetime Show.

The event aims to celebrate heritage family heritage during the month of September. With so much to do for the entire family, be sure to plan your weekend carefully in order to not miss your favourite events and activities. 

The festival will have live music, shows, a carnival, local food and wine, history and culture as well as the two-day Montagu Dried Fruit & Nuts Golf Day.

Also known as the dried fruit pantry of South Africa, Montagu is rich in heritage, which will be celebrated at the town’s first ever annual Family Heritage Festival. Montagu is undoubtedly the place to be this spring month and Local is lekker at the Montagu Makiti.
Montagu Makiti

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