What do you get when you combine great food, fashion and music? Well, that’s easy, you get the annual Food Fashion Music Festival which takes place in the country’s most tropical city this weekend. With just a couple of days to go, this first of its kind Durban festival in the city is not holding back when it comes to big industry names this year.
The Food Fashion Music Festival is a fresh and innovative entertainment family festival property happening on Saturday 17thDecember on the beachfront. Fusing together the various elements of food, fashion and great South African music into one experience, featuring fashion runway shows, live performances, local food and various other unique activations. The festival now in its 4th year brings together the Ethekwini Parks and Recreation in partnership with local promoter Silver Spoon, the event hopes to attract over 15 000 members of the public. Open to the whole family, it’s definitely a great inclusion into Durban’s festive calendar each year.
“This year the city has decided to go huge: different venue, various SA talent and much more activity to include fun for the whole family. Having moved to a more central location in the city, we hope to attract a lot more people to enjoy the local fusion of food, fashion and music all in one place, ” . ‘With famous faces like JSomething joining our local celebs Scoop Makhathini, Nomalanga Shozi, Zolani Shangase, Aewon Wolf and Sbahle Mpisane, it’s a guaranteed fun-filled entertainment destination for all.
– says Ethekwini Parks and Recreation official Amanda Bani
Stay glued to the social media platforms on Twitter @ffmrsa, Instagram @foodfashionmusicSA and Facebook: FoodFashionMusicSA to get more info. The official hashtag is #FFM17Dec
DATE: 17 December 2016
VENUE: Amphitheatre, Bay of Plenty Beach, Durban
TIME: 9am until 5pm
FEE: No Cover Charge – FREE
Festival Hosts: Scoop Makhathini, Nomalanga Shozi and Zolani Shangase
Food (Celebrity Chefs): J’Something, Mzokoloko, Aewon Wolf, Sbahle Mpisane and P-Dogg Amazing
Fashion: Duke, Treasure Cindi, Ralfe by Siyabonga Ntini,Lorre by Errol Zondi, Aya Velase (Ayanda Mthembu), Abstract Truth, Sheilla Shelembe and BAPS by SMB, PK Jeans, Her Collection, Jerri Mokgofe and Maitele Wawe of The Social Market
Music: Palm Tree Paradise, Amanda Black, DJ Sox, DJ Mario (Gagasi FM), DJ Lag, Sainty Baby, DJ Feel, DJ Lab (Gagasi FM), Annalyzer, Klutch Kollective, MissU and So Kool