Press Release

Media Release (14 August 2019)

Enjoy an epic adventure at Magalies Rocks the Cradle Festival!

MAGALIESBURG: If you’ve ever wanted an authentic off-the-beaten track adventure for the whole family that is right on the doorstep of the Cradle of Humankind and just an hour’s drive from Johannesburg, Pretoria and Rustenburg, you’re in for a treat! The Magalies Rocks the Cradle 2019 (MRtC) festival takes place on 23 : 24 : 25 August 2019, promising an all-round epic sensory experience with more than 100 events of music, art, nature, adrenaline, a walk through history, food and magic! 

IOL Business Report - 19 August 2019

Magaliesberg is a town in Gauteng that chose to reinvigorate their economy through the Magalies Rocks the Cradle Festival to create a better life for all who live and work there.

The idea for the festival started in 2016 when the Magalies Business Forum (now the Magalies Business and Tourism Forum) decided to host an event to reinvigorate the town’s economic development while still maintaining its distinctive off-the-beaten track character.

Rising Sun Chatsworth 22 August 2019

Serving up magic: how an entire town banded together for a common cause

The Magalies Rocks the Cradle Festival is the brainchild of the Magalies Business and Tourism Forum that united the entire town in an effort to boost the local economy for a better quality of life for all.

The three-day Magalies Rocks the Cradle Festival (MRtC) was born, uniting the entire community as residents and businesses teamed up to create a better life for all by showcasing the region’s unique art, crafts, lifestyle, culinary and experiential treasures.

Komorant 22 August 2019