The Splashy Fen Music Festival is the longest running annual music festival, it has evolved into the ultimate outdoor experience for music and nature lovers.
Splashy Fen Music Festival is held in Underberg, KwaZulu Natal on Splashy Fen Farm. It is always held on the Easter weekend , in 2010 it will start on Thursday 1st April 2010 and finish on Monday 5th April 2010. Besides from the many bands that play live at Splashy Fen Music Festival there is also crafts and food stalls.
Accommodation available at the Splashy Fen Music festival are camping areas which is included in the ticket price, festival-goers are allowed to camp in any of the unrestricted areas. There is family campsites, where a campsite has been cordoned-off and is situated in the upper camping ground, below the festival tower. The family campsite is close to the children's entertainment marquee which is run by Ocean View Montessori School, the family campsite attracts an additional fee of R100.00 per car and is payable at the main gate, once paid a pass will be issued for the family campsite. Kreef Hotel tented camp is also available, and offers bed and breakfast as well as separate ablution facilities, private parking and 24hr security. The tents are spacious and lockable and have either a double mattress or two single mattresses. A buffet breakfast is served in the mornings at Kreef Hotel, after that the kitchen is available for self catering. There is also a variety of accommodation in the area such as hotels, self catering cottages, backpacker lodges, guest houses and bed and breakfast guest houses.
Facilities at Splashy Fen Music Festival include : A giant live music marquee, A outdoor live music stage, Arts & crafts market, ATM, Bars, Beer garden, camping areas, Children's arts & crafts centre, Children's creche, Children's entertainment, family campsite, Food Stalls, Hot showers, Information tent, Toilets, Medical tent, Merchandising & CD tent, Pharmacy, Prayer tent, SAPS, Security, Tent hotel and Wine bar.
What not to bring to Splashy Fen Music Festival : No drugs or drug paraphernalia, No illegal substances, No firearms, No weapons, No glass or bottles, No loud car boot sound systems, No sirens of the blowing of Vuvuzelas, No animals, No bad attitudes, No fireworks, No generators, No motocycles, No quad bikes, No pets, No professional audio and video recording equipment, no prfessional cameras and no valuables.
What to bring to Splashy Fen Music Festival : AA details, Warm clothes, Camping equipment or caravan, cooking utensils, bed linen, toiletries, towels, for a detailed list please view the Splashy Fen Website.
Activities to do around Splashy Fen Music Festival
- Sani Pass Day Tours
- Sani Pass Quad Trips
- Underberg Adventures
- Birding Tours by Pied Piper Expeditions
- Reichenau Mission
- Himeville Museum
- The Underberg Studio
- Underberg Cheesery
- Pony Trails & Overnight Treks
- Tubing or Canoeing
- Tubes for Hire
- Mountain Biking
- Hire a Mountain Bike & Cycle in the Countryside
- Hiking for family
- Hiking for the serious
- Hiking - Organised & Guided
- Bushman Painting Hikes
- Duck & Dolittle Restaurant, Arts, Crafts & Gifts, Animal Farm
- Pucketty Farm
- Kenmo Lake
- Himeville Nature Reserve
- Game Drives
- Fly fishing
- Experience 1880.com
- Underberg Himeville Trout Fishing Club
- Himeville Tennis Club
- Golf - Underberg Country Club, Sani Pass Hotel & Drakensberg Gardens
- Paton Express - Narrow guage train trip
- Paragliding - In Bulwer
- Beauty, Wellness & Spa therapies
- Enjoy a scrumptious breakfast, lunch or pizza and delicious coffee at one of our friendly restaurants : The Lemon Tree Bistro, Pimento's , The Grind, Temptations, Rose & Quail, Duck & Dolittle, The Farmhouse Coffee & Craft Shop
- Build a Snowman or Igloo on a white Winter day
- Just Relax
- Marutswa Forest Trail and Boardwalk