Crayfish Festival 2016

lcf2016The 9th annual Luderitz Crayfish Festival is scheduled 29 April -2 May 2016. As usual the festival features mouth-watering seafood, entertainment, a colourful parade, an expo with exciting new products and services as well fun-filled activities at the Luderitz Waterfront Harbour Square.


The Business Conference, Miss Crayfish Pageant, DJ Music shows, Golden Oldies Costume Party, a Gospel Bash and dance performances by Fusion Funk dance school are some of the other highlights of this year’s festival.

For more information contact:
Tel: 063-207841

Tel: 063-207800

Below is the full programme as well contact details for ticket bookings.

Tuesday, 26 April 2016
08:00 Erection of Stalls and Beer Tent
Wednesday, 27 April 2016
08:00 Erection of stalls continue
14:00 Briefing session for Exhibitors, Information distribution and Registration at Harbour Square
Thursday, 28 April 2016
08:00 Gates open to Exhibitors for stall setups
Friday, 29 April 2016
08:00 Doors open for exhibition and sales at Namport Shed and Waterfront Harbour Square

Dance appearances by Fusion Funk

09:00 Namfi Inauguration
11:00 Business Conference at Nest Hotel
19:00 Miss Crayfish Festival at the Benguela Community Hall (Old Bioscope Hall)

Entry Fee: VIP Tickets: N$70, Normal Tickets: N$30, At the door Tickets: N$40

Johanna, Tel: 063-207841
Mary, Cell: 081 170 0727, email:

21:00 Business activities at the Shed and Waterfront closes
22:00 Live DJ Beach Party at Aeroplane Bay
Saturday, 30 April 2016
08:00 Parade from the Namdeb Building

Dance appearances by Fusion Funk

08:00 Expo at the Shed and Waterfront resumes
09:00 Official programme for the Festival (dignitaries and invited guests on Harbour Square in the tent)
13:00 Dignitaries’ tour the stalls
14:00 VIP lunch at the Shark Island
19:00 70s & 80s Golden Oldies Show at Lüderitz Secondary School Hall

Entry Fee: N$50.00 Ticket, N$60.00 at the door
Contact: 081 692 2712
Refreshments & Cash bar available

22:00 Live DJ Beach Party at Aeroplane Bay
Sunday, 01 May 2016
08:00 Door open for exhibitors
09:00 May Day Commemoration at the Sports Complex
18:00 Gospel Bash at the Harbour Square
20:00 Closing of main venue exhibitions
22:00 Live DJ Beach Party at Aeroplane Bay
Monday, 02 May 2016
08:00 Doors open to Exhibitors
17h00 Breaking Down of stalls. Departure of Guests, Exhibitors and Participants.
End of the 2016 Lüderitz Crayfish Festival.


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