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uShaka celebrates Heritage Month this September!

Sep 6, 2017
uShaka celebrates Heritage Month this September!

With Heritage month upon us, uShaka Marine World is aiming to truly embrace the variety of cultures that make up our South African heritage, so visitors to the park can expect only the best in fun and entertainment to suit all who are proud of this beautiful country.

This September, get in with the musical action and come to Durban’s favourite marine theme park where you will find an array of dancing entertainment, and amazing shows to keep you entertained all day long.

Every Saturday catch super talented local bands and artists at Wahooz on the promenade from 12 noon. So be sure to book your spot and enjoy:

September 16th - The Meditators

September 23rd - Afritude

September 25th - The Meditators

Sundays in September continue to celebrate being soul’d out, and due to the demand, will remain showcasing local musicians who celebrate their own brand of soul.

September 10th  - Solomon Willy will be performing,

September 17th  - Bubbles returns to showcase her talent,

September 24th - Melvin Peters on the 24th during Heritage Weekend

September 30th the catch new band Morning Stars, an Afro-Jazz band consisting of band members all hailing from West Africa, that are well known for their afro-groove reminiscent of Fela Kuti.

More entertainment can be found in Arena 3 in September with Rene will perform R&B on September 10th and finally Etu performing South American jazz on September 17th.

On Saturday, September 23rd and again on Monday September 25th during heritage weekend, throughout the park catch Tswana, Indian, Isigekle and Shameni dance groups and on Sunday September 24th catch our four resident Zulu dance troupes who will be embracing their heritage with some foot stomping and unique dance moves and super talent.

So if you thought you didn’t have plans to celebrate; well now you do! Heritage weekend will be full of fun, excitement and will educate visitors on SA’s diversity with the showcasing of different cultural dances. What better way to spend the weekend than with family and friends – so bring them along to uShaka Marine World and have a happy Heritage Day experience!

For more information contact uShaka Marine World: 031-3288000.