The Three Days Of Fun & Celebrations Have Been Set

The Maun Carnival

By  | Sep 15, 2022, 03:54 PM  | Berry Heart  | Top of The

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The inaugural three-day festivities, which begin on September 29th, ending on October 1st, 2022, are expected to directly benefit over 250 local artists and SMMEs.

The event coordinator, Emang Mutapati, announced this during a media briefing at Maun Lodge that they have added the Maun Carnival to the Botswana Tourism Organisation's annual calendar of events. He further commented that the event is going to create employment for over 200 creatives in the country.

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In the three-day event scheduled to take place during the independent holidays, the tourist town of Maun will host small businesses, both local and international artists. Maun Carnival is set to be a vibrant event, thanks to our hosts Okavango Cultural Production in collaboration with H & C Magazine. The event will promote domestic and international tourism, as well as the local economy of Ngamiland.

Children are welcome to attend the FishBoro Farm family fun day on September 30th from 8 am to 5 pm. The creative industry, which includes the hospitality industry, retailers, SMEs, and the general public, will be the main acts in the event.

The musical concert scheduled for the second day will feature 90% of local artists under the theme Art, Music, Food, Tourism & Culture Festival. "We are thrilled to announce that the phenomenal Lizibo, the legendary Stika Sola, the talented DJ Big Pun, and the versatile Berry Heart will perform," he said.
"South African sensation Mafikizolo will also be one of the show's headliners." Says one of the project leaders, Gilbert ‘PP’ Seagile.

The sensational Zimbabwean musician, Sulumani Chimbetu, has had his name printed on displays showing that he will be one of the featured artists alongside other artists from other nationalities. Fans are excited and looking forward to this event, with Zimbabwean fans to Sulu praising him and rallying behind him supporting him in his up coming performance at the Maun Carnival.

Fans applauding Sulumani Chimbetu from Zimbabwe

Berry Heart recently announced on social media that she will be participating at this event as a poet. Her fans have been overwhelmingly supportive, with some eagerly anticipating her performance. Berry Heart is a daring performer who can take on any challenge she sets herself to. For this event she has some surprises for her fans in store. 

Fans anticipate Berry Heart's performance

Tickets for the show have been pegged at P250 for the early bird tickets, P200 for standard tickets, and P250 at the gate. Tickets for the comedy and poetry nights are P300 each and include free festival admission. There is a P2,500 ticket that includes free transportation to and from the venues, free admission to all events, a free boat cruise, plus a branded t-shirt. Sauto Mike Chase of Isiliri Travel and Tours and Dream Safaris have made traveling to Maun to attend the event easier.

 Three (3) days of fun and adventure. Don't miss out! Get your ticket from Webtickets Botswana and Super Spar outlets across the country.

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