Registration for baking competition starts

Wednesday, August 23rd 2017 –Lilongwe: Ovation Advertising Agency has announced that registration for the much anticipated first ever baking competition in the country has commenced.

The registration window runs from 22nd August to 11th September after which dates for submission of cakes in Mzuzu, Lilongwe and Blantyre and other points across the country shall be announced.

“We are excited to add another dimension as a preparatory activity in readiness of this year’s Food Festival. Registration for the baking competition has rolled into action, prospective contestants can register through our website  HYPERLINK "]]>]]>" ]]>]]> email or call directly +265 1 752 112. Everything is place now and soon after registration we shall proceed to the next stage,” said Ovation’s Head of Media and Public Relations, Rogers Siula. We are also pleased to partner with Malawi Institute of Tourism and Lilongwe Diary in this Bake Off Challenge.

He then disclosed that dates for the 2017 Fusion Food Festival have now been confirmed for the weekend of 10th – 12th November to accommodate activities in between and give room to close logistical protocols.

“The 2017 Fusion Festival is a game changer, the shifting of the dates has been made to accommodate various incredible activities that have been lined up to make the event an amazing family outdoor experience in as far as entertainment is concerned. We are pleased to have lots of exciting things on the menu,” explained Siula.

According to Siula some key activities to feature during the 3 day long food festival include Throwback Top of the Class Quiz, Schools Food and Music Spelling Contest, Baking Challenge Finale, Volleyball Social Challenge, My Food recipe and a 7 side old school rivalry football challenge for alumnus of different secondary schools.

“As you can imagine, the Festival is fully packed with a great deal of exciting activities. There is so much more on the menu and as days pass, we shall be highlighting other key attributes that shall make this year’s Food Festival exceptionally attractive and outstanding,” he said adding that Ovation extends the initiative to involve instrumental partners and appealed to sponsors to seize the moment.

The venue for the 2017 Fusion Food Festival remains the Bingu International Convention Centre’s Malawi Square.

Last year’s Fusion Food Festival won international recognition with saw the Ovation Fusion Festival invited to attend South Africa’s food and music extravaganza –the DStv Delicious International Food and Music Festival courtesy of Nedbank, in Johannesburg and the ZamFest in Zambia courtesy of Zambeef.