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Thursday, 24 November 2016 13:43

A magical movie experience under the stars

Looking for some child-friendly outdoor entertainment during these balmy summer evenings this holiday season? We suggest you make your way to Blackwaters River Lodge near Knysna, were you can view old movie classics under a blanket of stars.

Starting this Saturday 26 November, and on several days over the month of December, Skyview Open Air Cinema will be setting up their outdoor theatre on the manicured lawns of Blackwaters River Lodge. Situated on the banks of the pretty, cola-coloured Goukamma River and surrounded by a variety of indigenous trees, Blackwaters is a perfect setting for an event of this nature, where you can enjoy a relaxed summers' evening in the company of friends and family.

The Earth & Fire Restaurant will be open and the normal menu will be available to those wishing to dine in the restaurant. The restaurant has a fully licensed bar and movie goers are not permitted to bring their own alcohol to the venue.

There will also be a take-away “MOVIE MENU", for those that want to eat outdoors, including the following items:
Chicken or Barbecue Burger: R50
Chicken Strips with tomato sauce: R40
Pizzas - from R55 to R85
Boerewors Roll: R35

Picnic baskets are available to order and include the following delectable fare:
• Fresh baguette (8 x slices) & butter
• Cheeses (blue cheese, Camembert, cheddar)
• Meats – Parma ham & Boere ham
• Chicken Liver Pate
• Olive tapenade
• 2x Vegetarian quiches
• Homemade onion marmalade
• Stuffed Eggs
• Gherkins
• Garden Salad with Salad Dressing
• Something Sweet – 2x slices of chocolate cake
• 2 x Four Flowers Naturally Flavoured Water
• Cutlery, crockery & a blanket
(the cost is R280 - Serves 2 and needs to be ordered before 09:00 on the day of the movie)
Tickets are R50 and can be bought on the evening at the venue.
Checklist for Movie Goers: blankets, chairs, insect repellent, warm jacket, holiday spirit.
Event is weather dependant
Screening of films between:19:30 and 20:00
R30 to hire air sofas
Parking is limited.
Visit: www.skyviewcinema.co.za for the movie line up!

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