THE OFFICIAL ARTS FESTIVAL OF TSHWANE
WHAT TO EXPECT AT THE FINERY ARTS FESTIVAL 2017
The Finery Arts Festival 2017 has more to offer than ever before. Make sure you know all there is to know about The Finery Arts Festival. We are delighted to introduce the new divisions that will be represented at TFAF 2017 i.e. Artistry, Craftery, Winery, Roastery, Eatery, Kids Funnery and Salsa into the Sunset. Gates open at 10am and the festivities will go in to the night.
Artistry: Fine Music
Throughout the festival there will be a thrilling lineup of up and coming musicians to entertain all our fine festival goers. Watch out for Rubber Duc, Majozi, Jerry and the bandits and many more.
TFAF Artistry: Fine Theatre
The Finery Fringe Theatre in collaboration with Pali Theatre, is excited to announce a wonderful lineup for TFAF 2017. A-La-Dinni en sy wonderlamp is a story based on the beloved classic, Aladdin and will take the kids on a magical journey. Elke ander duim ‘n dame, based on a play with the same title by Lizz Meiring, is a humorous piece, celebrating the unique individual in each of us, just waiting to come out. This year the award-winning play from the Bang Bang Festival will perform at TFAF and will be announced on 1 August. The Bang Bang festival promotes new young writers and directors who compete during the month of July, by writing and producing short plays based on social comment. Your ticket for TFAF includes entrance to the theatre productions. All you should do when you purchase your ticket online, is book your seat for the show that you would like to see. Should you only buy your ticket at the gate on the day, entrance to the theatre will cost R30 at the door.
TFAF Artistry: Fine Art
Pablo Picasso said Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. TFAF is the perfect place to come enjoy the remarkable collection of contemporary art and sculptures in collaboration with MerciCollect, to put the sparkle back in your soul.
TFAF Winery: Wine route of Tshwane
South Africa is home to some of the world’s best and most famous wine farms. Kievits Kroon, also known as the winelands of Gauteng, is the perfect venue to celebrate a curated selection of wines at TFAF. Festival goers can look forward to a wine route covering wines by Diemersfontein, Boplaas, Stellenbosch Vineyards and more.
TFAF Eatery: Flavours of Tshwane
TFAF has a variety of the most delicious food and deli products. There is something for everyone from South African to Mexican cuisine, Italian to Greek, as well as something for the health-nuts and the sweet-tooth’s.
TFAF Distillery: Distilling Workshops and Craft Bar
Craft distilling is all the rage but not only that, there’s also an art to the process. At TFAF there will not only be a selection of the best in craft gin, beer, whisky and vodka to enjoy, but workshops will also be presented on how to do your own distilling.
TFAF Roastery: The Fine Arts of Coffee
Experience South Africa’s coffee culture with locally roasted coffee at the TFAF or join our roasters, Industrial Coffee Works, as they take you on a journey from coffee bean to the perfect blend.
TFAF Salsa into the Sunset
The Finery Arts Festival is all about a fusion of cultures and diversity and what better way is there to celebrate it, than with a hot salsa party. Salsa into the Sunset brought to you by Estilo Cubana in collaboration with TFAF, takes place on Saturday 30 September from 18:00. If you are a day festival goer your R120 ticket includes access to Salsa into the Sunset. If you only want to join the salsa party, tickets cost R100 and entrance start from 17:00. Come feel the music, let the rhythm take you away and salsa into the sunset…
TFAF Kids Funnery: A Festival of Fun
At TFAF 2017 there is something to do for everyone. Especially for our Finery Kids. The Funnery is the newest addition to TFAF 2017 with loads of cool activities for the kids to enjoy. For R60 kids can be booked safely into the Funnery. and the fun can begin with games like Tic-tac-toe, In-it-to-win-it, Paint-by-Scavenge-hunt, Giant board game, craft activities and much more…
The Finery Arts Festival 2017 has more to offer than ever before. Make sure you know all there is to know about #TFAF 2017 and don’t miss out!