Lagos is set for Nigeria’s biggest family festival, NickFest in partnership with Maltina.
Nigeria’s leading malt drink has begun the countdown for the exciting family experience set to take place on Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29, 2019, at the Balmoral Convention Centre, Federal Palace Hotel and Casino, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The weekend which is set to be the happiest days in the lives of all attendees’ will see children and parents witness Maltina’s fantastic Happy Land, Happy the mascot and their favourite Nickelodeon characters in brand new live shows.
Sheer anticipation is in the air as children will see Nick characters like SpongeBob Square Pants, Dora The Explorer, The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Chase and Marshall from Paw Patrol and Shimmer and Shine, the two genies who can solve any problem, take the stage.
Making their debut appearance in Nigeria are the new and super-charged ‘Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.’ These heroes are back with more energy and power that will make them a toast for the family-themed festival.
Kids and parents can also look forward to big surprises at Maltina’s Happy Land as the brand has a lot of exciting activities planned for the children. Happy the mascot will be taking center stage at the popular Maltina Happy Land at NickFest, as it did last year.
Meanwhile, the word is out on this fun-filled festival with countdowns running online, in print, and on the radio. Social media is also abuzz with fun videos, stories and hash tagged conversations around “Nickfest with Maltina’’.
Speaking on the fun awaiting all attending families, Ngozi Nkwoji, The Portfolio Manager, Non-Alcoholic Drinks, Nigerian Breweries Plc, said,
“We at Maltina, are always excited whenever we get opportunities like this to share happiness and bring families together, as a result. Nickfest is a very important investment for us, as we recognize the significance of family time. As a brand that is all about nourishing family moments, we are once again excited to open the gates of Happy Land to thousands of families from across the country even as we prepare to share happiness all around.”
In the spirit of sharing happiness, the Maltina crew will be touring leading malls and media houses to whet appetites as parents and children prepare to catch a taste of this thrilling family excitement.
Nickfest is an annual family spectacle, a weekend of epic entertainment that has annually, since 2017, welcomed over 4,000 children and parents. It has featured celebrities such as Simi, Mr. Eazi, Yemi Alade, the online comedienne, Emmanuella amongst others.