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EVENTS DIARY DON’T MISS OUT ON THESE AWESOME EVENTS HAPPENING AROUND THE COUNTRY APRIL Cape Town International Jazz Festival When: 1st&2nd April Where: Cape Town International Convention Centre Website: www.capetownjazzfest.com Affectionately referred to as “Africa’s Grandest Gathering” the Cape Town International Jazz Festival is the largest music event in sub-Saharan Africa. Now in its 17th year, the festival is famous for delivering a star-studded lineup. A must for all music lovers. AfrikaBurn When: 25th April – 1st May Where: Tankwa Karoo, Northern Cape Website: www.afrikaburn.com AfrikaBurn is a community of participants who come together to create art, burning structures, costume, performance, theme camps, music, mutant vehicles and much, much more. All of this is created through the volunteer culture of the citizens of Tankwa Town in the Karoo once a year. In a nutshell, it’s about radical self-expression. Prince Albert Town and Olive Festival When: 25th – 27th April Where: Prince Albert, Western Cape Website: www.princealbert.org.za The Prince Albert Town and Olive Festival, held in the Swartberg region of the Western Cape offers a whole lot more than just the region’s famous olives and wine. There’s an art exhibition, beer tents, live music, witblits tastings, crafts for kids, historic tours, a cycle race, an olive pip-spitting competition, culinary demonstrations, a midnight ghost walk, stalls, cabaret, a dance and more. SA Cheese Festival When: 30th April – 2nd May Where: Stellenbosch, Sandringham, Cape Town Website: www.cheesefestival.co.za The increasingly popular South African Cheese Festival celebrates a phenomenal fifteen years in 2016 and in this celebration year, we place the SPOTLIGHT ON CHEESE, from the most well-known and popular cheeses to the more exotic, hand-made boutique cheeses. Festival goers can complement this unique experience with superb wines, good music, celebrity chefs and famous personalities that will place the spotlight on cheese. So, invite your friends and family to join you for a day of ultimate enjoyment. Lambert’s Bay Crayfish Festival When: 29th April – 1st May Where: Lambert’s Bay, West Coast Website: www.kreeffees.co.za For all lovers of this delicacy! Expect the tastiest, fresh-fromthe-ocean crayfish at this event as well as local performers and for the first time this year, stalls to offer you the best West Coast cuisine, crafts, handmade clothing, best local wines and you can taste locally brewed craft beer while taking in the amazing sea views. MZANZI MZANZI TRAVEL| TRAVEL| www.mzanzitravel.co.za|ISSUE 1 | 147| 47