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All set for MTN Bushfire 2013

MTN Bushfire 2013, Swaziland's International festival of the arts will be taking place from 31 May-2 June 2013. This festival sees some of Africa's best artists performing in an intimate and 100% socially responsible festival. Tickets for the festival will be available online from 11 February.
Each year a multi-generational global community of up to 20 000 "bring their fire" to the Malkerns Valley in Swaziland to experience a pan-African and international line-up of live music, theatre, poetry, film, circus, dance and visual arts. A handcraft market, family-friendly performances and KidZone as well as the recently introduced interactive art and dialogue space, The Barn, combine to create a three day entertainment experience.

Audiences are encouraged to buy their tickets before 30 March 2013 to stand a chance to win prizes including ticket upgrades to the Golden Lounge and five star accommodation, amongst other prizes. Also, the first 50 people to buy a full festival ticket will receive a free MTN Bushfire t-shirt.

Online ticket sales will be available at from 11 February.

Making your way to MTN Bushfire

To make your MTN Bushfire experience as enjoyable and convenient as possible, event organisers appointed SwaziTrails to manage accommodation bookings at all local accommodation establishments including Sun International's hotel, Royal Swazi Sun which boasts facilities such as a casino, a golf course, restaurants and bars and a variety of outdoor activities suited for the whole family. Accommodation bookings can be made at

TransMagnific shuttle service will offer daily transfers to and from Mbabane to OR Tambo and Sandton in mini-buses including a light lunch. Booking transfers can be made at Flight Connector, with shuttle services from Johannesburg to Mbabane can be contacted at .