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Shisa Nyama Festival: A first in SA history

The Shisa Nyama Awards seek to highlight the best of SA's shisa nyamas.

02 Sep 2016

Taste brisket, T-bone and chicken wings spiced and braai'd to perfection, alongside chakalaka, pap and ujeqe made with love.

A live music concert, fashion market, and giant communal dining experience combines to create the Shisa Nyama Festival on 25 September.

READ: What is a shisa nyama exactly?

It's making SA history on Heritage weekend, when Durban's best shisa nyama venues as voted for in the Shisa Nyama Awards, will cook side-by-side for the first time.

READ: What are the Shisa Nyama Awards about?

Whether you're a regular to your local shisa yama or a newbie to the kasi culture, this supersized shisa nyama experience is not to be missed.

VIP tent, performances by the Dream Team, Veranda Panda and Holly Wasserfall.

Tickets start at R120 from iTickets. For more info visit


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