Marrakech really does have it all at this time of year with some wonderful activities and events taking place in May. Here is a brief run-down of Marrakech events in May 2012.
Caftan at the Palais des Congrès. Caftan brings together Moroccan and Eastern haute couture, an event at which experienced fashion designers and newcomers showcase their latest collections.
All proceeds go to the CSSF, an organisation sponsoring the education of young girls in rural Morocco through scholarships. To find out more see mansoureddahbi.com.
Marrakech Poker Open (24th – 27th May 2012). The Marrakech casinos take centre stage with this annual professional poker tournament, this year being the 26th. The Marrakech Poker Open will be attracting some of the world’s best poker players, due in no small measure to the million dirham prize pot on offer!