Appetite Fest Is Coming

Come hungry, leave happy! This food festival promises to cater to everyone with dedicated mom and dad zones, as well as food theatres and entertainment. Plus, we're giving away 10 double tickets to this yummy event! Keep reading to find out how to enter.

What Is It?

Make a trip to Pretoria because that’s where the delicious Appetite Fest is at! This foodie haven promises to give you your money’s worth, so whether you’re a foodie, home cook, chef or culinary guru, head to Time Square’s Sun Arena and outdoor area, which will be transformed into a playground of interactive food stalls, tasting tables, themed hospitality areas and culinary theatres.

International and South African chefs, award-winning cheese and wine-makers, craft breweries, restaurants and the country’s top food producers will showcase their finest foods and drinks. Most will be available to taste and purchase. To add to the experience, this brand-new foodie event will have four distinct areas for moms, dads and kids to enjoy:

  • Dad’s Den: Hot off the coals, this area is sponsored by Weber and is designed for dads and lads. Expect everything from beer and Brandy to braais and rugby. Take a Harley Davidson for a spin and marvel at the other ‘toys for boys’ on display.
  • Mom’s Lounge: As the name suggests, the champagne will be flowing in this pamper zone. Here, the ladies can experience Africology treatments while sipping on bubbly and G&Ts. Cheers!
  • Kid’s Zone: A play area designed to dish up kids’ food and fun all weekend. Sponsored by KIDCENTRIC in conjunction with Clamber Club, activities include jumping castles, jungle gyms, face painting, a kiddies cooking theatre, coordination games, The Magic Company and so much more.
  • Streatery: Tapping into the street food trend, Appetite Fest attendees can explore a range of artisanal food trucks and pop-up stalls including Mobile Coffee Cafe, Pan and Knife, Danos, The Filthy Moustache, The Purple Bull Food Truck, The Rolling Green and Original Cocktails.

See what we mean? There is something for everyone! And the entertainment doesn’t end there. You can also expect a Chef’s Theatre, Open Theatres, private Masterclasses, gourmet food trucks and an incredible line-up of entertainment including performances by Ayanda MVP, Barry Hilton, Dan Nicholl, Bobby van Jaarsveld, DJ Kent, Vin Deysel, Dino Bravo, Ricardo da Costa, DJ Kimmi K, ShutUp! It’s Sunday and more.

When Is It?

Saturday, 18 August 2018 – Sunday, 19 August 2018. Times are as follows:

  • Saturday, 18 August 2018 at 10:00.
  • Sunday, 19 August 2018 at 10:00.

Where Is It?

Sun Arena at Time Square Casino, 209 Aramist Avenue, Waterkloof Glen, Pretoria.

How Much Is It?

Tickets cost R60 – R175 per person and are available on Computicket.

For More Information

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