The Strawberry Festival presented by Ola 2016
Don’t miss the Strawberry Festival presented by Ola at Redberry Farm in George from 1-2 October 2016. The festival promises a perfect day out with the family in the fresh farm air with the magnificent Outeniqua Mountains as a backdrop.
The lifestyle programme offers live music with headline act Jesse Clegg, a selection of good food and strawberries, country market, kids activities, wine and craft beer pairings, the beer tent, popular sports, an outside broadcast by Algoa FM and free entertainment such as dance and short shows.
Strawberries are the main attraction nside the Strawberry Emporium where visitors can indulge in strawberry treats and drinks from the Berry Bar. Visitors can also purchase strawberry punnets to take home with them and a range of gifting are available in the emporium and at the farm stall. Other strawberry experiences include picking your own strawberries in the fields, discovering the secrets of a strawberry inside the hedge maze, entering the strawberry eating competition and attending a wine or craft beer and berry pairing.
Strawberry Festival presented by Ola is perfect for an outing with the kids. The large outdoor kids park on the lawns will keep the children entertained and energised for hours with inflatables, target shooting and a soft play area for 0 – 3 year olds. Other children’s activities include bumper and paddle boats on the dam, bubble ball, pony rides, pedal go carts, miniature train rides and a wooden playground. Make sure to enter your kids into the free strawberry and ice cream competitions!
The festival offers plenty for the athlete as well. Sports events include trail running, mountain biking and CrossFit. The Redberry Farm 5km family fun run-walk and 9km trail run routes through the strawberry fields and the Moore Stephens GRG Berry MTB Relay is a 5km countryside loop track through the farmlands over a two hour interval. The 2 – 6 year olds can join in on the fun at the Moore Stephens GRG Toddler Dash. CrossFit George is the host of the Fittest in the Garden Route competition happening for inter-box challenges.
Receive a complimentary OLA ice cream with every entrance ticket at the entrance!
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