If you are in Harare, come down to Doon Estate on Saturday 28 November to enjoy the Christmas festivities. The shops will be open from 9am til 8pm on that day, and the Festival starts at 2.30pm.
Entrance from that time is $1 for anyone over 12 years old.
FOOD WINE BOOKS
We have lots of different food exhibitors coming, so you can eat there or find something delicious to take home - from cheeses,deli foods, curry and rice, samoosas and chilli bites, cakes and sweet treats, pickles, jams and marmalades, fresh bread and croissants to hamburgers, hot dogs, candy floss and ice-cream.
Wines will be flowing freely as a number of suppliers will be offering tastings and sales.
As for the books, we have local authors and publishers joining us on the day - if you don't know what we can produce in this country you are in for a treat! - and beautiful imported books. A wide selection of titles for adults and children, for book club, or for your own special collection.
Crafts from the Doon shops will be exhibited and the shops themselves are open all day. The atmosphere at Doon in the early evening as the lights go on and the candles are lit is really lovely - do stay for a drink or a bite to eat as the sun goes down and enjoy browsing for your Christmas gifts.
Father Christmas arrives at 4pm! It will be lots of fun for the kids and you can buy a ticket for a goodie bag from him from 2.30 onwards.
Caesar the saxophonist will be performing in the early evening, adding to the ambience and the relaxed atmosphere. Please come down even if it is raining - the marquees will provide cover for all.