Canal Walk's first-ever Gin Fest set to take place in September

By Chanice Jennike - 27 August 2019Views : 382


The first-ever Canal Walk Gin Fest is right around the corner, ready for you to take the first sip of spring!

The event is set to take place over two days, making sure you don't miss out.

All the best gin brands will be under one roof, with live entertainment from South Africa’s local talent and DJ’s providing music for a full-on festive feel for visitors.

The festival is designed to provide an intimate and fun atmosphere where gin enthusiasts are given the opportunity to sample old favourites, discover new varieties and mix with other like-minded gin aficionados and enthusiasts.

Vanessa Herbst, Marketing Manager at Canal Walk Shopping Centre shares her delight at announcing this first event of its kind to be held at the centre.

“We are excited to host the first gin festival in a shopping centre, and we think it’s the perfect way to welcome spring, we hope our visitors do too.”

There has been a steady rise in the interest in gin over the past few years with numerous local infusions and craft blends finding their way to discerning palates. 

With experienced ginologists on hand to answer questions and share their knowledge, it’s also perfect for first-time gin-drinkers to get acquainted with what the rest already know – let the spring beGIN.