Christmas in White River 2018
Christmastime in South Africa is markedly different from Christmas in the rest of the world. The weather is warm, the sun is shining and White River is brought to life by the festive atmosphere, lights and decorations going up and the mention of Christmas lunch plans. Do get you into the holiday spirit, here are some highlights of the upcoming festive season.
Magnolia Restaurant Christmas Feast
Join us at Magnolia Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge for a fabulous festive feast this Christmas. On the menu this year is a Cold Buffet, Hot Buffet and a Dessert Buffet. Some dishes you can look forward to include Miso Prawn Cocktail, Assorted Sushi Platters, Roast Turkey, Maple Glazed Gammon and for dessert – Key Lime Crème Brulee with a sugar crust, Spiced Croissant ‘Bread & Butter Pudding, Hot Christmas Pudding with cognac Anglaise and an Ice Cream Sundae Station.
Price: R395 pp | R190 pp children under 12
Table crackers included.
Bookings are essential and a 50% deposit is required to secure your reservation. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +27 (0) 13 751 1947 / 1281.
Night of Lights Street Festival in White River 30 November
The annual Night of Lights Street Festival returns to White River 30 November 2018. Chief Mgiyeni Khumalo Drive will be lit up in lights in a night of carnival-type festivities with music, street performers and good food. This year, renowned South African artist Matthew Mole will be performing in White River Square.
Date: 30 November 2018
Venue: Chief Mgiyeni Khumalo Drive White River
Price: Get your tickets on Quicket for R100 pp.
Contact person: Larissa on +27 (0) 74 149 0309
Bagdad Farmers Market at Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre 1 December
Get all your Christmas shopping done in one place at the BFM Farmers Market at Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre. Celebrating the creativity, health and homemade products of the Lowveld Community! The December Market offers delicious food, decadent sweet treats, Christmas gifts and lots of fun and game to be enjoyed by the whole family. There will be free children’s movies on 1 December. Zootropolis will start at 9:30 and Beauty and the Beast at 11:00.
Date: From 5 May 2018 – 6 April 2019 | 1st Saturday of the month
Time: 08:00 – 12:00
Venue: Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre | R40, Hazyview Road
Phone: +27 (0) 13 750 0469
In Afrikaans – a language spoken widely in South Africa – Merry Christmas is ‘Geseënde Kersfees’. So, Geseënde Kersfees to all and make sure to book your Christmas plans in advance, so to avoid disappointment.