Fresh out of the success of the historic and ground breaking #FillUpOrlando over the weekend, Hip Hop legend Cassper Nyovest is now set to Rock the Vereeniging Showgrounds on the 26th of November at the inaugural Lekoa Family Festival. The MTVBase Africa Music Awards 2016 Best Live Performer Award winner, Cassper Nyovest, will be joined by some of award winning South African artists like the soulful Maleh, Kwesta, Dj Sbu, hitmaker – Robbie Malinga, Quuen of the dance floors – Bucie and Busiswa of the “My name Is” hit. These artists will also be joined by Lesedi FM’s DJ Finzo, Ba2cada and Metro FM’s Dj Malwela to name but a few. Lekoa Family Festival creator and head of EM.ZA Entertainment, Mr Emmanuel Dube, has expressed their excitement in having Cassper Nyovest amongst the other great SA Talent that makes up the exciting line-up of the festival. “We are very excited to have some of the greatest Talent in Southern Africa and Africa joining us as we launch the Lekoa Family Festival for the Lekoa communities. We have promise music lovers a quality festival that is family friendly as well.”
Lekoa Family Festival includes a Kids Play Park which will include various jumping castles, Merry-go round, face painters, etc. It also includes a Market that will have various entrepreneurs selling their wares. Unveiling its entertainment programme, EM.ZA Entertainment was clear in its intention to ensure that they bring quality entertainment for the music loving families and a great ambience through a great line-up that caters for both the young and old. EM.ZA Entertainment promises a professionally organised event with tight security which will leave festival goers having to focus only on having fun and spending quality time with their families at the Vereeniging Showgrounds.
The Lekoa Family Festival will open up its offering to provide more opportunities and to sustain a platform for more up and coming Lekoa musicians, artists and SMMEs to showcase their talent in front of a diverse audience that will be attending the festival. It promises to be the biggest music gathering in the Vaal in 2016, with a stimulating kids programme, a market section and enough ‘live’ music to keep guests entertained for the course of the event. It will be a memorable music journey that will fill the music lovers hunger with Afropop, Hip Hop, Afro Soul, Kwaito, House represented by more than 18 artists defining the South African heartbeat.
Lekoa Family Festival will be taking place on Saturday, the 26th November at the Vereeniging Showgrounds in Vereeniging, with gates opening at 10am. Tickets are available at Computicket for R250.00 and at the gate R280.00 with VIP tickets going for R1000.00.