Ditsong: Museums of South Africa (DMSA) will be hosting a Mampoer Festival at the Willem Prinsloo Agricultural Museum from 09:00 – 16:30 on Saturday, 1 June 2019.
DMSA is a custodian of the national heritage in cultural history, natural and military history. The museum distills Mampoer (liquor and witblits), through traditional distilling methods and aims to preserve this national heritage for generations to come.
Visitors can enjoy a variety of Mampoer, witblits, and liquors for sale at the festival. Furthermore, they will be treated to a demonstration of traditional Mampoer distillation. There will be a flea market with approximately 130 stalls, a beer garden, agricultural implements from the seventeenth century, museum tours, music, and games. Tractor enthusiasts can enjoy a demonstration of veteran tractors, engines, motors and antique cars.
The Cultural Distillers Guild will hold the annual National Distillers Championships at the festival and bring a variety of Mampoer and liqueurs which will be offered for sale.
To RSVP, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 076 418 8324.