Easter holiday destinations you can actually afford
The Easter holidays are upon us and a lot of us will be chucking deuces to Gauteng and migrating to other parts of the country for a young Easter turn up. To help you on your way we’ve put together a few budget friendly things that you and the squad can get up to this Easter.
Whether you’re coasting for a bae-cation, some squad goals or just kicking it with the fam, we got you. So first things first, the mother city…. Stay with me, this isn’t as expensive as you might think. Cape Town isn’t just for the swanky and monied.
If you’re in the mood for fabulous weather and laid-back holiday vibes then spending your Easter weekend at The Oyster Box is exactly what you should be doing. Book early for the Easter-themed High Tea taking place each day in the Palm Court, with a beautiful gift for each guest.
Date: 14th April – 17th April
Time: 14h30 – 17h00
Venue: The Palm Court
Price: R 390 per person
A fun treat for the fam would be the Easter Eggsplorer Egg Hunt at the Durban Botanic Gardens
Here, you could join the Easter Egg Trail and hunt for the giant Easter eggs that are hidden in the lush gardens! From the Butterfly Garden to Alien Ally, the Easter Bunny has been super busy finding the best hiding places for his giant treasure. This is good, clean fun for young and old alike
In addition to the Hunt, the main event arena will also feature tons of activities like:
– Sticky Fingers Easter cupcake decorating stand
– Out the Box 3d Ceramic painting
– Carnival Games
– Face painting
– Giant Garden Games
– Meet the Easter Bunny and his friends
The best part is that a portion of the proceeds raised will go towards the Durban Botanic Gardens Trust to fund vital conservation work.
Join a free Easter egg hunt around the Upper Cableway Station on the hour every hour between 10am and 2pm on Easter Sunday, with kids given clues at the Lower Cableway Station before they embark on their mountain top adventure.
MAKE YOUR OWN CHOCOLATE BUNNY AT THE LINDT STUDIO
Create your very own Lindt Gold Bunny by visiting the studio from Wednesday, 12 April to Saturday, 15 April 2017. Take your little munchkins along for some chocolate fun!
This year, the annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Sunday, from 10:00 – 13:00.
EASTER SUNDAY BUFFET LUNCH AT THE TWELVE APOSTLES HOTEL AND SPA (16 April)
Wine and dine overlooking the Atlantic Ocean this Easter Sunday (16 April) at the Mother City’s premier seaside resort, The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa.While parents relax after the feast, the little ones will be kept entertained.
Easter Lunch Buffet at Azure Restaurant and Atlantic Marquee from 1pm on 16 and 17 April at R495 per person.
Easter Monday Lunch Braai Buffet at the Aure Restaurant from 1pm at R395 per person. There will also be fun for the kids as it includes a treasure hunt and lawn games.
Don’t miss out on a music experience with Emerald Resort & Casino’s One Night with The Soil, Robbie Malinga & Musa on Sunday, 30 April 2017 at 20:00. Tickets are still available for R300 per person at Computicket. It’s going to be a night to remember!
Easter Egg Hunt
The kids can look forward to an exciting Easter egg hunt, taking place on Sunday, 16 April at 11:30 in the Piazza area. The clues, hidden in various spots, need to be collected in order to win great prizes. Entry to the Easter egg hunt is FREE, and so are the yummy Easter egg delights for all participating kids under the age of 12 years.
Polokwane Beer Fest 2017
Saturday 15 April 2017, 12:00 till Sunday 16 April 2017, 06:00
Organized by : Polokwane Beer Fest
The Polokwane Beer Fest is an annual themed beer garden party and reunion, where beer companies will be promoting and launching their new products which will be available for tasting and purchase. The event will feature live entertainment including local and regional music acts and will be hosted in the City of Polokwane each year.
TICKETS AVAILABLE AT COMPUTICKET:
General Early Bird: R100 (From January – 01 March 2017)
General Pre-Sold : R140 (From 02 March – 15 April 2017)
At The Gate : R190.
STRICTLY COOLER BOXES ALLOWED FROM 12PM TO 6PM @ R100
VIP Pre-Sold : R800
VIP At the gate: R1000
The Grand All White Polokwane Easter Sunday Garden Picnic
Sunday 16 April 2017, 12:00 till Monday 17 April 2017, 04:00
The Grand Easter Sunday All White & Touch Of Gold Garden Picnic Will Be Hosted In Polokwane On The Sunday 16 April 2017. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE VENUE.
R250 VIP DECK.
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