National Braai Day

Annual Festivals / Food & Wine in South Africa (Nationwide)

Nationwide EventsNational Braai Day

Annual Festivals Food & Wine

Where? South Africa

When? 24 September 2015

From small towns to big cities millions of South Africans are preparing to braai for their country on Braai Day which is held annually on 24 September (National Heritage Day) under the Braai4Heritage banner and the patronage of Emeritus Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

Braai Day is a celebration of our great country and its unique national pastime. It aims to unite all South Africans on 24 September by encouraging them to partake in a fun and tangible activity shared by all demographic groups, religious denominations and body types.

Braai4Heritage is a non-profit organisation solely committed to uniting South Africans all over the world through means of an activity enjoyed by all and for which we are world-famous.

There’s really no excuse not to gather your family and friends and whip up feast - it’s the start of summer and a public holiday.

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