In the Free State province of South Africa, the town of Ficksburg, named the cherry capital of the world, hosts an annual cherry festival.
A packed programme of events includes the Cherry Jazz Festival, the Cherry Bowls Tournament and an array of competitions, sports and craft activities, as well as workshops such as cooking with cherries and a main stage of live music.
It also consists of the Ficksburg Marathon and the Cherry Mountain Biking Challenge. There's a ton of exciting activities you can do in this festival.
If you love cherries, do not miss it for the world. Just click on the website link listed on this page to learn more.