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Franschhoek Wine Tram
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7 Bespoke Bucket List Experiences That Will Blow You Away

From anniversaries to proposals and weekend getaways, whatever the occasion, Celestial Gift Experiences has an activity to match. Plus as a CapeTownMagazine.com reader, you get R100 off your first Celestial Gifts experience by using the coupon code "CGECPTMR2018" when booking.

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Gin Making at 12 Apostles 9 Feb - 16 March - 6
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Top Father’s Day gift ideas in Cape Town

Your old man deserves more than a pair of socks and a handshake 

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Just Like Papa 2
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Niche, Specialty and Unique Online Stores

Tiny teepees for the kids, a spin ‘round the track for adrenaline junkies, and aFREAKa onsies for everyone.

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Radisson Blue Hotel and Residence Ghibli Bar
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Ho Ho How to Celebrate Christmas in July

Great ways to ring in ‘the most wonderful time of the year’ during Cape Town’s winter 

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Kiff Kombis Township Tour
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Cool New Van, Same Great Vibe Plus A New Kiff Kombi Township Street Art Adventure

With a new, bigger, more comfortable (and air-conditioned) new Toyota van, Kiff Kombi Tours is still your one-way ticket to good vibes 

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This Cannes Young Directors Award Winner Just Released a Rad New Movie on YouTube [Watch]

Dan Mace teamed up with Youtube superstars to release Getting to 368. A few years before that he spoke to us about his love of film and Cape Town and his fear of street fighting 

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Top Tips to Visiting Table Mountain During Cape Town’s Peak Season

A ‘How To’ guide for anyone planning to visit the Mother City’s New7Wonder of Nature in high season

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Handcrafted Wedding Rings: This is Where You Find The Most Unique, Bespoke and Creative in Cape Town

You’ll fall in love with Cape Diamonds’ Fynbos Range of engagement rings, inspired by the rare beauty of the Cape floral kingdom

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Romantic gift ideas in Cape Town

Sweep your soul mate off their feet

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Braai
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Your Guide to Becoming a Braai Master

Everything you need to know about braaing like a seasoned South African

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Zenith pools
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Coolest Open-to-the-Public Swimming Pools in and around Cape Town

Your guide to some of the coolest places to swim in and around the Mother City

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Atlantic Grill Restaurant | Table Bay Hotel Cape Town
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Top Cigar Bars in Cape Town

Restaurants and bars where having a puff is a pleasure

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Curry at Signal Hill Terrace in Cape Town
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10 Top Indian Restaurants in Cape Town

A selection of the best places to get curry, tandoori, biryani and other Eastern-inspired food in the Mother City

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3 Things You’ll Appreciate About the New Beluga

Beluga has drinks specials from Monday to Friday and rents out a private space, called the Attic, for intimate functions

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Where to Recycle in Cape Town?

Your guide to recycling companies and depots in the Mother City, from curb side collection services to civic drop-off sites

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Table Mountain
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12 Caves to Discover in Cape Town and Surrounds

Go and explore these mysterious dens, they make for great Instagram shots too

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How to Apply for a South African Retirement Visa

Everything you need to know about applications for retired temporary and permanent residency in South Africa

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Table Mountain
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100 Best Scenic Pics of Cape Town & Western Cape

Journey with us as we discover some of the most beautiful pictures of our magnificent city 

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100 Best Videos of Cape Town & Western Cape

Celebrating amateur, aspiring, and professional videographers and their videos – shot from a phone, drone, DSLR or 360 camera.

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11 Top Hairdressers in Cape Town

Uncovering the Mother City hair salons and barber shops that are a cut above the rest

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The Light Side Café

Indulge in the lighter side of life at this new, uber creative, vegan pop-up eatery

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Get a Taste of the Ocean-Aged Beer By Drifter Brewing Company

A new kind of beer, aged in the Atlantic Ocean (Watch Video)

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All About the Ink: Cape Town’s Tattoo Culture

Find out why the Mother City is ink-crazy and why body art is so sizzling in our trend-driven city 

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Top Tattoo Studios in Cape Town

A selection of piercing and tattoo parlours making a mark on the Mother City body art scene

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A Wild Chase Around the City with The Gallivanting Goose

Gather your friends or colleagues and challenge them (and yourself) to the craziest scavenger hunt you’re likely to experience… right here in the Mother City  

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Freshlyground NYE at Nederburg
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Greatest Songs to Come out of Cape Town in the Last Four Decades

Listen to top tunes from the Mother City’s finest musicians from the past 40 years and watch the awesome music videos that go with them

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These Tshisanyamas Have More Than Meat on the Menu

Today’s tshisanyamas offer more than meat, pap and chakalaka

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The Local Designers - A Multifunctional Space in Woodstock Showcasing Up-and-coming Creatives

Shop around, exhibit your craft, or have your garments tailor made, all in one dynamic creative space

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Mavericks
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Strip clubs in Cape Town showcase beautiful ladies in style

If you’re looking for some flirtatious fun, we have good news for you

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The Dairy Den
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The Dairy Den - A Dedicated Doughnut and Soft Serve Bar in Sea Point

They have an ice cream cone made of Oreo, and even one cone made of doughnut...

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The Granary Cafe at The Silo Hotel

Elegant eatery in Cape Town

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Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Cape Town

Cool and quirky lesser-known truths about the Mother City

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Aces&Spades
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Aces ‘N’ Spades: Cape Town’s Rock ‘n Roll Haunt

“Rock and roll keeps you in a constant state of juvenile delinquency,” Eddie Spaghetti, 2000.

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Interview with Goldfish: one of South Africa’s best exports

Goldfish speaks to us about the musicians that inspire them

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Belville pools
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Public Swimming Pools in Cape town and Surrounds

Dive into this list of top public swimming pool destinations close to your suburb

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10 Reasons to be Proudly South African

We’re celebrating our heritage, and here are 10 reasons why you should be Proudly South African.

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Wild Oats Community Farmer's Market organic produce
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Top Food and Craft Markets Outside Cape Town

Take a day trip to these out-of-town markets and discover treasures further afield

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The Man Who Dared to Dream

The doctor who was accepted to the renowned Oxford University proves that greatness can come from anyone, you just need to believe!

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Clarke's Bookshop
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(re)Discover your favourite South African authors

Expand your reading list with stellar novels, some from Cape Town writers. All from South Africa. 

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Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome

The all new digital dome at the Iziko Museum boasts edu-tainment for the whole family

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The Evolution of the Mother City

Take a look at what our beautiful city used to look like in the 1800s and early 1900s compared to how it looks now

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It’s Braai Day!

Celebrate South African culture at a selection of Braai Day events this Heritage Day

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Melissa's The Food Shop
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Melissa’s: From Humble Beginnings to a Household Name

Comfort food + cosy atmosphere = complete peace of mind

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MAReSOL Restaurant at the V&A Waterfront

A celebration of proudly Portuguese food at the V&A Waterfront

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Top markets in the Atlantic Seaboard and False Bay

Foodies and creative souls enjoy seaside shopping

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The Voice 2017 Winner: Craig Lucas

An inside peek into the man behind the powerful voice that stole the hearts of South Africa

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Romantic sunset cruises, party boats or dinner on the water with loads of room ...

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A relaxed four-course meal, live music and dancing under the umbrellas in ...

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All-new DIY gin bar, PLUS: double your wine every Wednesday

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Be one of the first to taste two all-new wines by Vergenoegd Löw at a ...

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Brace your elfs...

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All-new DIY gin bar, PLUS: double your wine every Wednesday

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Share the experience at Cape Town Comedy Club in the Waterfront’s Pumphouse every ...

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Champagne, mussels and some live music is all you need at this seafood restaurant

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Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials with Happy Hour At La Parada

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Simplified skin health for less in store this holiday season

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Free entry to this market brimming with delicious food and good quality, well-priced ...

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Learn to SUP for less thanks to High Five Kitesurf school

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You read that right, kids can go ice skating in summer

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Three days of gin pairings, massages and pool parties on a private guest farm in ...

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Kick back, sip wine and relax with a country movie screening experience

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Great films, fabulous scenery, delicious food and cosy seats – look forward to a night ...

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Some of South Africa’s most established stage performers take to the stage in this ...

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Haskell Vineyards offers patrons a delicious meal and glass of wine at a discounted price

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Book via Whatsapp: Workday-perfect nail treatments with free rinse and discounts on all ...

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Celebrate with a VIP Stellenbosch and Winelands helicopter ride and lunch experience – ...

OX boat rides 110% Off: See The Marine Big 5 on an ...

Whales, dolphins, penguins, cape fur seals and mola mola (sunfish), an awesome boat trip ...

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A talented 10-piece cast impersonates music legends to perfection

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Wednesdays only: Gorgeous vintage cocktail dresses to realistic historical costumes for ...

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

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Here’s your chance to sip Corona on the Sunset Deck in shorts and slops (while the kids ...

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Loved by locals, House of H now does delicious new lunch specials – from boerie rolls ...

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The vibrant diversity of District Six comes alive with an exhibition about a famously ...

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Made fresh right in front of you, with your choice of sauces and toppings – this is one ...

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Make your dinner worthwhile with this new set menu from Coco Safar

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Grab your growler and bring a friend for burgers and beer at the Diep River taproom

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Learn about Cape Town’s past while savouring local cuisine with these informative ...

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Discover South Africa through its flavours and traditions at a family-table event ...

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Secure your desk at this excellent co-working space provider in Cape Town on Wednesdays ...

Arcade Cafe 2Celebrate Hump Day With 2-for-1 Burgers ...

What’s better than one burger? Two burgers. Arcade Cafe in Bree Street has exactly what ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

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Head to this classy restaurant and tapas bar in the Cape Quarter for a winter wine ...

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Le Bonheur Reptiles and Adventures offers patrons a 20% discount when they stay at this ...

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A hike a day gets the funds raised. This guy is hiking Table Mountain every single day of ...

Beluga Images 22-for-1 Whisky Wednesdays at Beluga

Your midweek escape just got a whole lot better with the 2-for-1 Wednesday special at ...

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Pick your cherries and eat them too at this family-friendly cherry farm in Ceres

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A world of frozen fun this festive season

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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Tuck into two lamb burgers and fries for the price of one every Wednesday

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Celebrate the midweek mark with discounted cocktails, 2-for-1 local craft beers and ...

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Venue in Woodstock, the line-up and your tickets here, plus: 3 vids to get you in the mood

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What most people ask about sunscreen, hay fever, runny tummy, malaria meds and ...

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Two Hours of 2-For-1 Drink Specials with Happy Hour At La Parada

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Flying in from the North Pole, Santa will be in Cape Town to see if kids have been ...

Panasonic_Siya_360% Off On Electronics at NEW Panasonic ...

Do your Christmas shopping at the all-new Panasonic pop-up store at Panasonic House in ...

Botane Skin Actives New Images 2Get 20% Off BOTANē Skin Actives ...

Simplified skin health for less in store this holiday season

pinelands_marketGet Festive At Pinelands Craft & Gift ...

Free entry to this market brimming with delicious food and good quality, well-priced ...

Summer Glice Rink Mini Neon Pop-up Summer Ice Skating ...

You read that right, kids can go ice skating in summer

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Idyllic Swellendam farm accommodation with a special game drive and picnic amongst the ...

Galilieo_RupertSaturday Nights at The Galileo Open Air ...

Kick back, sip wine and relax with a country movie screening experience

Galileo_picThe Galileo Open Air Cinema Movie ...

Get your dose of classics, dramas, action movies and more at these outdoor summertime ...

Langarm The Fugard Theatre 5Award-winning David Kramer Brings ...

Some of South Africa’s most established stage performers take to the stage in this ...

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Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

legends_live_in_concertCelebrate The Music Legends All On One ...

A talented 10-piece cast impersonates music legends to perfection

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

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All-new whiskey-Corona mixes, Corona mojitos for after-work drinks during two-hour ...

High FiveA 3-for-2 Kitesurfing Special For ...

High Five’s camps and clinics mean you get tips from kitesurfing pros

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Make it worthwhile with luxury set menu lunches from Coco Safar

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And then finish it off with a colossal (and totally Instagrammable) Lindt brownie, ...

KewpieAn Inspiring Message of Diversity and ...

The vibrant diversity of District Six comes alive with an exhibition about a famously ...

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Get the staff bonding with this exhilarating live group escape game in Cape Town

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What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. What happens in Cape Town gets told to your mom, ...

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Le Bonheur Reptiles and Adventures offers patrons a 20% discount when they stay at this ...

African RelishGet Hands-On With Local Fresh Produce ...

Leave it up to African Relish to create the perfect food-centred weekend getaway

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Live beats, a delicious burger and a Budweiser at Cape Town’s favourite rock ‘n roll ...

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A hike a day gets the funds raised. This guy is hiking Table Mountain every single day of ...

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Pick your cherries and eat them too at this family-friendly cherry farm in Ceres

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A world of frozen fun this festive season

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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