In case you did not know, Mieliepop 2013 is around the corner. The festival (which has been labeled as South Africa’s friendliest and most relaxed rock, reggae and blues festival) will be held from 1 to 4 November 2013 at the Tolderia resort near the town of Lothair in Mpumalanga.
The third edition of Mieliepop promises to be one of the musical highlights for 2013 and will feature appearances by Men Without Hats, Riders from the Storm, Shawn Phillips, Albert Frost, Greg Georgiades and Michael Lesar, Scicoustic, Valiant Swart, Radio Kalahari Orkes, Naming James, G-Force, Some Grow Young, Aidan Martin, Andra, Shotgun Tori, Die See, Crystal Park, Mrs B, The December Streets, Smoking Mojos, Pangaea, Kinky Robot, Red Hand Blues Band, DJ Legend and Aum.
For more information, make sure that you follow @mieliepopfest on Twitter, check out the Mieliepop Festival Facebook page or visit the Mieliepop Festival website. Full weekend tickets cost R600-R650 (depending if you’re staying till Monday) but day tickets are also available for R350 via official website.
Now, if you don’t have money for tickets, I have great news for you! One lucky Running Wolf’s Rant reader stands a change to win a double ticket to Mieliepop 2013!
You can enter this competition in 3 three easy steps: First take a picture of you (and your friend… if you want to) that expresses how badly you don’t want to miss out on this festival. Secondly either Tweet this picture and mention the following text in your tweet “@rwrant I really want to go to @mieliepopfest this year” or e-mail me the picture. Thirdly increase your chance to win the tickets by Retweet and Facebook sharing this post with your friends on your social networks.
Take note that this competition is ONLY open to over 18′s and that the competition closes on the 18th of October 2013 at 10 AM. The winner will be notified via Twitter on the same day.
Watch this space for regular updates in the Music and Competitions categories on Running Wolf’s Rant.