Splashy Fen

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Splashy Fen
Splashy Fen 2009 Aerial.jpg
The Ultimate Outdoor Experience!
Genre Rock & Folk
Dates Easter weekend
Location(s) Underberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Years active since 1990
Founded by Bart Fokkens and Peter Ferraz

Established in 1990, Splashy Fen is South Africa’s longest-running music festival, which every Easter attracts thousands of people to a farm near Underberg, KwaZulu-Natal for a unique outdoor music experience. Also present are arts and crafts stalls, food and drink outlets, crèche and children’s entertainment programme, as well as various camping and accommodation options.

The next festival takes place from the 13th-16th April 2017.

Well-known artists who have performed at Splashy Fen over the years include: Syd Kitchen, Tony Cox, Steve Newman, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Vusi Mahlasela, Koos Kombuis, Shawn Phillips, Hinds Brothers, Madala Kunene, Neill Solomon, Landscape Prayers, Tananas, Just Jinjer, Hothouse Flowers, Tree63, Dan Patlansky, Watershed, Springbok Nude Girls, The Parlotones, Prime Circle and Chris Chameleon.

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