1 April might be April Fool’s Day but Lekkerland Carnival is no joke!
There will be a multitude of unplugged live music sessions at a selection of restaurants and venues on the Friday and Sunday, the actual carnival will be held on the Dullstroom Village Green on Saturday 1 April. The concert is headlined by Die Heuwels Fantasties, Matthew Mole and Riana Nel, and includes a support cast of artists like legendary Valiant Swart, The Oh So Serious, Josie Field and Laurie Levine. The carnival is family friendly with a kids’ zone and entertainment by the BDI Street Performance Troupe including jugglers and stilt-walkers. There will also be stalls, carnival food and a craft beer tent.
Dullstroom, which is proud of its title of ‘the best small town in SA’ has interesting shops, galleries and eateries, and additional carnival activities include whisky and craft beer tastings, cheese tastings, food markets, and a wide range of arts and crafts activities for the children.Just a 2.5-hour drive from both Johannesburg and Pretoria, the Lekkerland Carnival in Dullstroom is the perfect end-of-quarter mini-break. And visitors are encouraged to make a weekend of it! Check out lekkerland.co.za for accommodation advice and bookings, and book your carnival tickets at the same time!
Lekkerland kicks off at 10am and will end after 8pm. Tickets include access to the unplugged shows on 31 March and 2 April at selected venues – but seats are limited, so please book in advance.
King Price is more than just a visionary company that’s changing the way insurance is done. They’re also a tight knit, fun-loving family. Like any family they have values, and one of these is ‘fun with a little madness’… And Lekkerland Carnival is a perfect expression of this. The entertainment line-up is as ‘out there’ as their kingdom – it’ll definitely be worth your while to get to Dullstroom on 1 April and check out the craziness for yourself.
Visit lekkerland.co.za for updates… But don’t miss it! It’s lekker!