Montecasino’s Spirit Of Spring Festival invites all to finally part with those winter woolies and cozy fires. Head outside on the last weekend of September, soak up the sun and enjoy freshly-prepared meals made from the finest local produce and taste cocktails while listening to live music.
The Festival will include plenty of entertainment to keep the kids busy and happy while you browse through the latest summer fashions and accessories on the Piazza, attend a variety of spring-themed workshops, or simply relax over sundowners and long lazy meals at one of the outdoor eateries.
Dedicated child minders will be available to celebrate Spring with your little ones and guide them through the activities on offer, including:
● Hoola Hoop competitions, dance competitions, shoot the hoop and tug o’war
● Jumping castles
● Magic shows
● Ceramic painting (from R30 – R140 per item)
● Sand art (from R20 per item)
● Creative Kidz bead and mosaic work (from R40 – R100 per item)
● Make Your Own Pizza (R45 per pizza with 7 different toppings to choose from)
● Face painters, balloon sculptors and stilt walkers
● Kiddies story-telling time at Skoobs
Grown-ups will also be spoilt for choice and can look forward to a line-up featuring:
● TobieSax Jazz evening at Skoobs on Friday, September 23, at 7pm for 7.30pm (R165pp includes a welcome drink and light snacks)
● Margaret Roberts Book Signing at Skoobs on Saturday, September 24 from 12.30pm to 1.30pm
● Heritage High Tea at Skoobs on Saturday, September 24, from 3pm to 5pm (R140pp includes an Amarula Gold cocktail)
● Poetry readings at Skoobs on Sunday, September 25, from 2pm to 4pm
● Live performances on the Piazza from Watershed on Friday, September 23 , from 6pm to 8pm; Dawnay on Saturday, September 24, from 1pm to 3pm; Monark on Saturday, September 24, from 8pm to 9pm; The Morning After on Sunday, September 25, from 1pm to 2pm and again from 4pm to 5pm, as well as Good Luck on Sunday, September 25, from 2.30pm to 3.30pm.
● Fashion show by JJ Schoeman on the Piazza on Sunday, September 25, from 12pm to 12.30pm
● A variety of Spirit Of Spring workshops will also be on offer.
* For more information, visit www.montecasino.co.za.