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  Ever-popular Backsberg Picnic Concerts Series returns

12 Feb 2013

Topics: Backsberg Estate Cellars, Blues Broers, Francois van Coke, Koos Kombuis, Robin Auld, The Black Cat Bones

Gather together with friends and family, and head to the farm for this season’s Backsberg Picnic Concerts Series.

Staged amid vineyards and gardens, this event promises a relaxing late-afternoon outing for young and old. Enjoy a glass of wine, feast on Backsberg's famous Karoo lamb burgers and unwind to the sounds of some of South Africa’s leading musicians, including Francois van Coke, Blues Broers, Robin Auld, The Black Cat Bones and Koos Kombuis.

The concerts take place from 17 February 2013 to 17 March 2013 every Sunday afternoon, with an up-and-coming opening act and the main band to entertain audiences.

Performance line-up:

17 February – Francois van Coke

24 February – Blues Broers

3 March – Robin Auld

10 March – The Black Cat Bones

17 March – Koos Kombuis

Pre-sale tickets for the concerts are available from Ticketbreak for R85. Tickets are also available at the gate for R100 or R60 with a valid student card. Children under 12 years get in free when accompanied by an adult.

Admission to concert venue starts at 15:00, with the opening act starting at 16:00 and the main act at 17:00. For the full line-up of bands, directions, comments and more information on the series visit Backsberg's Facebook page.

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