34 Friday, December 08, 2017 | NEW ERA entertainment EVENT Need Billboard Advertising Space? Desert Braai Festival, Family Fun beckons in Swakopmund For Billboard Advertising Call 081 124 3224 | 061 221 758 Staff Reporter Windhoek The biggest braai festival and family fun day in the Coastal Belt and Namibia at large is set to be held against the backdrop of the breath-taking Atlantic Ocean and Namib Desert tomorrow at the Vineta Sports Complex, next to the Dome. The Desert Braai Festival aims to position every second Saturday of December as Namibia’s annual day of celebration. Festival organisers call on all Namibians, visitors and tourists to unite and heritage. The Braai Festival seeks to celebrate Namibia’s rich heritage, culture and love in an open air environment. Across race, language, region and religion, all Namibians share one common heritage. It is called many things: Kapana, BBQ, Chisa Nyama, Braai and Ukosa to name few. Although the ingredients may differ, the one thing that never changes is that when Namibians have something prepare great feasts. The Braai Festival and Family Fun Day is open to people from all walks of life who are expected to bring their own meat, braai stands and beverages with the twin aims of the event being to promote domestic tourism and create useful networks. People can relax with friends and family and enjoy the smooth sounds of Afro Soul Jazz, Hip Hop, and House music by local A variety of activities are part of the festival to increase the enthusiasm. They include jumping castles, live music, DJs on deck, paintball, face painting, braai masters, cook offs, wine tasting, fashion shows, as well as a soccer tournament which is expected to be drawn the fan base of the respective participating kind at the Coast and in Namibia at large, and expects to draw a minimum of 5,500 participants on the day. Further details can be obtained from the Event 081.717.6642 or email: info@ artists. teams. 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