Top Events, festivals & concerts in Nigeria.

Top Events, festivals & concerts in Nigeria.

Events or festivals can be the ultimate holiday or even the perfect getaway at times. Some events have the potential to become a life-changing experience.  A day or a few days exploring new ideas can create new pathways in your mind. They can take bring out any form of free-spiritedness. Open your mind through art, music, poetry, performance and community building. Nigeria is a getting a bit chillier with propaganda spread everywhere as election season draws closer. But that’s an even better reason to dress up in comfortable clothes and head out to discover what amazing experiences your local area has to offer. No matter where you go, everybody loves to celebrate. And when it comes to celebration, Nigerians do not carry last. Whether it’s the arts and culture, food and wine, holidays, or religion you’re into, there’s a gathering somewhere with your name on it.

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THE ULTIMATE NIGERIAN EVENTS & FESTIVAL GUIDE: EVENTS & FESTIVALS FOR EVERY MONTH OF THE YEAR

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EVENTS IN NOVEMBER

Last month was filled with tantalizing events from concerts to conferences to festivals and fairs. This month holds even more promise for the outdoor lovers or just anyone looking for amazing experiences. November signals an end to the year. It’s a time to go out and relax, have fun and unwind. Here we curate the best events happening this November. We hope you take out time to go out for one of these events.

CodeLagos Hackathon Demo Day

Lagos

CodeLagos Hackathon is a programming competition designed to encourage people in Lagos to solve everyday problems encountered in the metropolis using technology. Contestants will be showcasing their solutions to the judges, tech community and the general public. There will also be a masterclass at the event. The masterclass is an opportunity to learn, interact and exchange ideas with other professionals and participants. Some of the classes participants will have the opportunity to attend are;  Web design Masterclass with Delphi Technologies, Blockchain Technology Masterclass with Seso Global, Women InTech Masterclass with Women Technology Empowerment Centre (W-TEC). Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Venue: Landmark Centre, Water Corporation Drive Victoria Island. Tickets: Free but registration is required, register by clicking here. For more information: www.hackathon.codelagos.org  

Hayati Fashion Week 2018

Abuja

Hayati Fashion Week was created as a platform for women to express their modesty through various outlets like fashion, art and retail. Muslim women all around Nigeria constitute a strong and growing market segment which for years many have been afraid to tap into. Modesty is by no means only a Muslim concept and in fact transcends across the numerous cultures we have in Nigeria, however, the largest consumer group concerned on a day-to-day basis on this concept is Muslim women. Hayati Fashion Week is for designers, artists and retailers from all religious and cultural background to participate in promoting modesty and in Nigeria and to the world. Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018 – Saturday, November 3, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM Venue: Jabi Lake Mall – Event Center Bala Sokoto Way, Jabi  Abuja, FCT Nigeria Tickets: Buy tickets here. For more information: +2347019127799 [email protected]  

The Secret Lives Of Baba Segi’s Wives – Terra Kulture

Lagos

The secret lives of Baba Segi’s Wives is a book written by Lola Shoneyin. There will be a stage adaptation of the book by Rotimi Babatunde and directed by Femi Elufowoju Jnr. The Show will take place at terra kulture. The show is supported by Ruff  ‘n’ tumble, Adam & Eve, Ouida books and Naija ticket shop. Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018, & Friday, November 2, 2018 Time: 7:00 PM Venue: Terra Culture, Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island Lagos Tickets: Buy tickets here (Regular: N5000 – VIP: N15000) For more information: http://www.terrakulture.com/event/the-secret-lives-of-baba-segis-wives/  

ART X Lagos 2018 – West Africa’s 1st International Art Fair

Lagos

This Year’s ART X is set to feature 18 leading international galleries and 50  50 artists, speakers and performers, across Africa and the Diaspora are expected to participate in the 2018 edition of West Africa’s !st International Art Fair. ART X Lagos delivers an exciting program of specially curated projects, talks and live events, alongside its presentation of the leading art galleries from across Africa and the Diaspora. The Art X Live, the dynamic live art and sound performance, is scheduled to hold on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Date: Friday, November 2, 2018 – Sunday, November 4 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM Venue: Civic Centre Ozumba Mbadiwe Rd Victoria Island, Lagos. Tickets: Buy Day-tickets here (N2,000) For more information: https://artxlagos.com/

Wide Awake: The Concert

Lagos

Wide Awake is a concert organised by Lagos International Poetry Festival. The Concert will feature some of the best spoken word talent from across the world including Danez Smith (US), Lebo Mashile (SA), Yomi Sode (UK), Wana Udobang (NG), Jabir Malick (Senegal), Chief Moomen (Ghana), Efe Paul Azino (NG), Nick Makoha (UK), Dike Chukwumerije (NG), Nkateko Masinga (SA) and a host of other amazing voices,and a special guest appearance by M.I. Abaga. The Wide Awake Concert is part of the series of events marking the 4th edition of Lagos International Poetry Festival, will hold at the MUSON Centre on the 2nd of Nov, 2018 from 7 pm.  The concert is supported by Nigerian Breweries, British Council, Heritage Bank, Freedom Park, Goethe Institut and the Muson Center. Date: Friday, November 2, 2018 Time: 7:00 PM Venue: Muson Centre, 8/9 Marina, Onikan, Lagos Island Tickets: Buy tickets here (N3,000) For more information: https://lagospoetryfestival.com/product/wide-awake-the-concert/  

Young People For Global Goals Conference 2018

Abuja

This conference is a One2Ten Development Initiative that seeks to connect young people to global goals. The Young People for Global Goals conference is a pioneer conference set to create a milestone for the actualization of global goals in Nigeria and in the African continent through the shared ideas of young people. The conference is aimed at bringing together young people from all walks of life to discuss and develop sustainable solutions to global challenges as they relate to Nigeria and Africa. The theme for this conference is Developing Africa through Innovative Volunteerism. Date: Friday, November 2, 2018 – Sunday, November 11, 2018 Time:9:00 AM Venue: Civic Innovation Lab 50 Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent Abuja, Federal Capital Territory Tickets: Free but registration is required, register by clicking here. For more information: Visit https://twitter.com/one2tenprojects  

DevFestLagos by GDGLagos

Lagos

DevFestLagos is an annual developer festival of sessions, workshops, training, code labs and much more by awesome speakers and with nearly 2,000 other developers from across the South West Region of Nigeria DevFestLagos, hosted by GDGLagos, is happening at Zone Tech Park, Gbagada, Lagos. The event will be focused on #DigitalWellbeing featuring over 26 different sessions planned across multiple tracks on Android, Web, Cloud and Machine Learning. Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018 Time: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Venue: Zone Tech Park, Plot 9, Block A, Gbagada Industrial Scheme, Beside UPS Gbagada Gbagada. Tickets: Free but registration is required, register by clicking here. For more information: https://www.meetup.com/gdg-lagos/events/, https://www.meetup.com/gdg-lagos/events/255085499/  

PLUSSIZE FASHION WEEK AFRICA 2018

Lagos

Plussize Fashion Week Africa is a fashion show dedicated to plus size models and apparels. This year’s show is its second edition. This will be a true African fashion runway show celebrating the healthy looking plus sized woman. An everyday woman in the African Office, Shop, Marketplace and on the streets. 85% of audiences who view African Fashion runways with ‘zero’ sized models strutting the runways are re plus size women. This divide is intended to be closed by the Plussize fashion Week Africa show. With zero-sized models being the norm in fashion shows, this event signifies a new experience. This event is poised to celebrate the African Woman’s Body, while not excluding zero-sized and other sized models and apparels as well. It also not a female exclusive fashion show, male apparels and models are also to be showcased. Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018 – Sunday, November 4, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM – 10:00 AM Venue: Lagos Oriental Hotel 3 Lekki – Epe Expressway Tickets: Free but registration is required, register by clicking here. For more information: www.plussizefashionweekafrica.com  

Porkoyum Food Festival

Lagos

Porkoyum is set to hold its first food festival. The event will be graced with talented Nigerian artistes like; Teni the Entertainer, Odunsi, BOJ, Ajebutter22, DJ Lambo who will hold the audience spellbound at the festival. The event’s partners and sponsors include Porkmoney, ALAT, Pulse, Taxify and Jameson. Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018 Time: 12:00 AM – 6:00 PM Venue: Muri Okunola Park,, Ahmadu Bello way, Victoria Island, Lagos Tickets: Free but registration is required, register by clicking here. For more information: 08181851073  www.porkoyum.com

The Black Amazon -The PORCH

Lagos

Enjoy an evening of Storytelling and Arts with Nayatales. Listen to tales of The Black Amazon in different genres and other engaging and witty real-life stories. The evening promises to be fun, creative and interactive with music, spoken word, exciting games, light refreshment. Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018 Time: 4:00 PM Venue: Omega Event Centre, Maitama, Abuja. Tickets: Buy tickets here (N2,000) For more information:

Piggybank Customer Appreciation Fest

Lagos

Piggybank will be having its Customer Appreciation Fest exclusively dedicated to its users. The company helps people save in a new way

Piggybank is aware that its users are the most important element of its existence, and they want to appreciate their beautiful people. The event promises great food, music, games, gifts, product unveilings and more. Date: Friday, November 4, 2018 Time: 11:00 AM Venue: Muri Okunola Park,, Ahmadu Bello way, Victoria Island, Lagos Tickets: Free entry for a Piggybank user. For more information: 0700 933 933 933  – [email protected]  

Lagos International Trade Fair 2018

Lagos

The Lagos International Trade Fair is the largest International Trade Fair in Nigeria. The event is a 10-day affair that starts at the first Friday of November every year. The Lagos International Trade Fair is the leading forum for trade and business promotion in Nigeria and Africa as well. The fair attracts both international and local exhibitors. The fair provides opportunities for various sector groups, exhibitors and professionals to showcase their products, services innovations and ideas. The fair also has a hospitality and tourism programme that allow foreign audiences to visit different parts of the country. Date: Friday, November 4, 2018 – Sunday, November 11, 2018 Time: Venue: Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) Tickets: Book Exhibitor Space here. For more information: +234-803-911-5606, +234-802-319-6473 Email: [email protected]

ABUJA CLUB CUP 2018

Abuja

Abuja Club Cup is a blockbuster Foottainment event. Night Clubs and lounges alike will be competing for the chance to win #ABUJACLUBCUP2018 Championship Trophy scheduled for 4th November 2018.

Date: Sunday, November 4, 2018 Time: 12:00 PM Venue: City Park, Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja, Nigeria Tickets: Buy tickets here ( N2000) For more information: https://tickethub.ng/abuja-club-cup-2018-10345557

Annual SHE Forum Africa Conference

Lagos

The 5th edition of She Forum Africa Conference is taking place this month in Abuja. The conference is organised by the She Forum Africa. She Forum Africa is about learning and sharing from Role Models who have defied the odds and blazed the trail across various leadership, development and entrepreneurial spheres. Women from multiple generations will come together in Abuja for a one of its kind convergence of women whose voices, leadership antecedents, business accomplishments and entrepreneurial feats are disrupting traditional notions of gender, feminism and everything between. Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Time:9:00 AM Venue: No. 1 Uke Str, Area 11, Garki, Abuja, Federal Capital Territory Tickets: Register here. ( N 5,000) For more information: https://sheforumafrica.com/conference-2018/

The Africa Fintech Summit

Lagos

Fintech has seen exponential growth across Africa while transforming lives and economies. Fintech in Africa is at the forefront of innovation and propelling an upsurge of financial inclusion. In April 2018, the Africa Fintech Summit (AFTS) gathered innovators and investors from across Africa and the US in Washington, D.C., to discuss the technologies transforming finance on the continent. On the heels of that success, the AFTS is heading to an epicenter of Africa’s fintech revolution— Lagos. Nigeria’s pulsating commercial capital is a driving force behind the continent’s economic dynamism and entrepreneurial spirit. Leveraging that force, the AFTS Lagos will gather leading disruptors, tech and finance professionals, regulators, and investors from around the globe to debate policies, compare best practices, and forge ventures. Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018 Time: 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM Venue: Civic Centre Ozumba Mbadiwe Rd Victoria Island, Lagos Tickets: Buy tickets here (US$400 – US$550) For more information: https://africafintechsummit.com/lagos/ REFUND POLICY. Refunds up to 7 days before the event.

Gtb Fashion Weekend

Lagos

GTBank Fashion Weekend is an unparalleled exposé of Africa’s finest in fashion. This is the 3rd edition of the GTBank Fashion Weekend, holding in one of Africa’s largest and most cosmopolitan cities, Lagos. The event will last for two days. The event will bring together renowned fashion personalities from around the world and budding small businesses in the local fashion industry to create the biggest fashion experience in Africa. The year’s edition will also host a fashion master class series. The GTBank Fashion Weekend has become the premier consumer-focused event that places African fashion on the global stage and helps small businesses in the local fashion industry thrive. There will also be pop-up stands where budding indigenous designers will display their works and interact with some of Africa’s most passionate fashionistas Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018 – Sunday, November 11, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM Venue: GTCentre, Plot 1, Water Corporation Drive, Victoria Island, Lagos Tickets: Free, register for masterclass here. For more information: https://fashionweekend.gtbank.com

Getting to Market: Manufacturing & Supply Chain 

Lagos

Hardware Lagos is a quarterly meetup of makers, entrepreneurs and students in the Nigerian hardware space.  They having their next event at CcHub. The event is done in conjunction with ARTOP Design, the largest design firm in China. The firm will be learning about the Nigerian market and sharing their deep expertise on hardware design with Nigerian entrepreneurs to bring their products to market. Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Venue: American Corner, Co-Creation Hub Nigeria 294 Herbert Macaulay Way. Tickets: Free but registration is required, register by clicking here. For more information:  hardwarelagos.com/next

THE CONFAB

Lagos

The Confab is a stage play written by Nwando Alayande. The Confab is a satire about Nigeria, fused with comedy and witty dialogue. Representatives and delegates from the various geopolitical zones of the country gather at the Confab, with the sole aim of sharing the proverbial “National Cake”. However, they all encounter more than they had bargained for at The Confab. Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018, & Sunday, November 18, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM & 6:00 PM Venue: Terra kulture Plot 1376, Tiamiyu Savage, Off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos Nigeria Tickets: Buy tickets here (Regular: N5000 – VIP: N10000) For more information: https://www.terrakulture.com/event/the-confab/

Nigeria Travel Week

Lagos

Nigeria Travel Week (NTW) is a multi-day tourism event that brings together buyers, consumers, travel tech, tourism/travel service providers and the media to network, review and discuss the development of tourism in Nigeria and Africa. Nigeria Travel Week brought by avantgarde tours will be promoting increased networking and partnerships between the different stakeholders in the travel industry. It will create awareness about the opportunities and potentials in domestic and inbound tourism in Nigeria as well as intra-Africa travel. Date: Friday, November 23, 2018 – Saturday, November 24, 2018 Time: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM Venue: Federal Palace Hotel Ahmadu Bello Way Lagos Tickets: Free but registration is required, register by clicking here. For more information: https://nigeriatravelweek.com/   [ps2id id=’dec’ target=”/]

EVENTS IN DECEMBER

This December, there is an ample variety of fairs, festivals, concerts, and activities to have a great time. Whether you’re going solo, as a couple, with friends, or as a family. Check out this selection of the best events for December.  

Waves by Socia Liga

Waves is an exclusive beach party organised by socia liga.  The event is an 18+ event. The event is supported by Pepsi, Jameson and ALAT. Date:   December 1, 2018 by 9:00AM Venue: Ilashe beach Tickets:  Get tickets here. (N13000) For more information: http://www.thesocialiga.com/

O’ FEST

O’ Fest 18 is this year’s edition of the Alternative festival powered by Chocolate City. This festival features a host of things to do like, classes and seminars, which focus on music and fashion. Date:  December 1, 2018 Venue: The Backyard, 4B Musa Yar’Adua Ate, Victoria Island. Tickets: Entry is free. For more information: [email protected]

TechCrunch Lagos

TechCrunch second edition of Startup Battlefield Africa is going to be held in Lagos. Come see 15 of the continent’s top early-stage startup founders launch their companies on a global stage in front of a live, enthusiastic audience. There’s a limited number of tickets available, so apply for your free ticket here or this ticket giveaway by techcabal— before they’re all gone. Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2018 Venue: Lagos Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: Techcrunch  

Spice Lifestyle Honours with ASA

Africa’s number one fashion and lifestyle channel present The first edition of the Spice Lifestyle Honors. Spice TV will honor and celebrate the best in the African fashion and style industry on a night that will be attended by the fabulous, the famous, the glamorous and the trendy. Come wine and dine with Africa’s biggest fashion designers showcasing on the runway including David Tlale (S.A), Chuulapp (S.A), Orpaleng (S.A), Osei Duro (GH) and Torlowei (NG) + enjoy live music from the resident artiste of the evening, the sensational ASA and other African artistes, live from the Eko Hotels Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. Date:  December 5, 2018 Venue: Eko Hotel, Lagos. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: Xchange.ng  

BudX

BUDX Lagos is a celebration of the Naija Sound. It is an experience for those in the know, those that have their own identity and dress accordingly in spaces that are as authentic as they are. BUDX Lagos will include panel talks, live musical performances and an after party. Date:  December 5, 2018 Venue: Lagos Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: Techcrunch  

Africa International Music Festival

Africa international music festival is a 3-day celebration of African music and dance. It features artists from each of the 54 African countries whose music presentation will reflect the country they represent. The festival provides an avenue for tourists to experience music from the 54 African countries in one venue. The festival features a fashion show, comedy, food festival, carnival, fishing, jet skiing, horseback riding, adventure, hiking, camping, bonfire, DJ on the beach. Date:  December 7, 2018. 7:00 AM – Mon, Dec 10, 2018. 6:00 AM, 2018 Venue: La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort, Ikegun, Ibeju-Lekki Local Government Area, Off Lekki / Epe Expressway, Lagos, Nigeria. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: www.aimfestival.com 08052225226

Lagos Poetrython and Arts Fest

Lagos Poetrython and Arts fest is a poetry hackathon and a platform for the display of elemental and surreal works of art. The lovers of artworks and the creators meet in an artsy ambiance to commune about the muse and delivery of their resplendent works. This event has expressions in paintings, photography, poetry slam, book readings, high school poetry debate, Panel sessions, and master classes. It is going to be an assembly of many poets with battalions of art enthusiasts – to observe, simulate, savor, dramatize and paint the history, now and future of our socio -political cum cultural and economic proclivities on the tensile canvass of reality – with the aesthetic brush of pounding  thoughts and heart -felt color of words. Date:  December 7, 2018 Venue: Herbert Macaulay Library, off Dominos Pizza, Yaba, Lagos. Tickets: Register here. For more information:  Call 09038959838

Venerdee Commix

Don’t miss out on the biggest family fun fair in Abuja this december. Venerdee Commix is an event that includes all sorts such as Food, Networking, Shopping, Cooking competitions and more. Date:  December 8, 2018 by 12 noon. Venue: Graceland Garden & Park, Sani Abacha Way, Wuse 2 Tickets:  N500 | N1000 (Gate fee) For more information: Call 09093981004  

Lagos Fit Foodie Festival

The 4th Lagos Fit Foodie & Run Festival is here again for those of us who love extraordinary foodie experiences and also seek to maintain a healthy lifestyle. The festival includes a 10km Run (with mouth watering healthy meals to snack on at every Mile), Kids Run, Diaper Derby for babies less than 12 months old, Foodie Master Class, Fitness Photoshoot, Yoga and much more experiences Date: December 8, 2018 between 7:00AM – 7:00PM Venue: MRS Playground, Magodo Phase 2. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: @blueprint360  

SIMI LIVE IN LAGOS

Simi continues her live series this December with Simi Live in Lagos. The first event of the live series tagged, Simi Live in London was dubbed a hit by concert-goers. The event featured a host of celebrity guests, performances from Adekunle Gold & Falz, and surprise appearances from Mr Eazi and Wizkid. The sold-out has paved the way for the second Live series – Simi Live in Lagos. Date:  December 9, 2018 by 6PM Venue: The Balmoral Event center, Federal Palace Hotel. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: BaventStreet  

The Mayor of Lagos

Mayorkun, the self-acclaimed ‘Mayor Of Lagos’ returns with his last of 3 Nigerian concerts to round up 2018 on a very high note. 2018 saw Mayorkun churn out hit singles like ‘Che Che’ ‘Odo Remix’ ‘Bobo’ ‘Posh’ & more; Touring the UK, America & performing at the wireless festival; He also sold out his 2 concerts in Ibadan & Abuja. ‘The Plug Entertainment & Davido Music Worldwide is proud to announce the much anticipated ‘Mayor Of Lagos’ concert. This year’s concert features a very strong line up of supporting acts to be announced; it promises to be an amazing experience. Date:  December 14, 2018 Venue: The Balmoral Event center, Federal Palace Hotel. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information:  Call 09080415090 or 09036811777  

ARTMAZON 2018 LAGOS CONFERENCE

ARTMAZON provides an online gallery and a platform for African artists who wish to present their works to Buyers and Collectors on an International Platform. The Artmazon conference will be focused on a place for the art, Innovation in art finance and investment opportunities. DateDecember 15, 2018 between 10:00AM – 6:00PM Venue: Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Victoria Island Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: [email protected]

Socia Liga XMAS Festival

SociaLiga is celebrating the worldwide joyous Christmas holiday with their third ever Christmas Festival. The event will feature the most amazing vendors, breathtaking moments with photographers who have a good eye to make those moments last a lifetime, world-class artists, Christmas takeaways, and engaging side attractions. The side attractions will include activities such as FIFA 18 tournament, dancing chairs competition, table tennis, football, bouncy castle, karaoke, football, gele tying competition, flip the cup battle. Date:  December 16, 2018 Venue: MRC HALL 1-5 Oba Akinjobi Way, LASUTH, Ikeja G.R.A. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: Socia Liga  

Wizkid Experience

Wizkid returns to the prestigious Eko Convention Centre Hall at Eko Hotel for an all exclusive command performance to his VIP fans and followers. The Star Boy president will be performing exclusively to 5000 high net-worth VIP guests with a full live band in Nigeria. Date:  December 19,  2018 Venue: Eko Hotel, Lagos Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information:

Codename Live

Nigerian emerging Hip-Hop artiste, DREMO, is keen on putting his own mark on the urban new school rap with his first concert since he got signed to Davido Music Worldwide tagged “CODENAME LIVE.” 2018 saw DREMO churn out his first body of work “CODENAME THE EP” and following the Success of the EP,  Ardent Solutions Management & Davido Music Worldwide is proud to announce a first of many ‘CODENAME LIVE’ concert featuring with a very strong line up of supporting acts. Date:  December 19, 2018 Venue: Freeme Space Nike Art Gallery Road, Ikate, Lekki. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: Afritickets  

AFRICA BUSINESS FESTIVAL

Africa Business Festival (ABF) seeks to create a platform for Africans living in the diaspora to understand the business landscape in Africa; the opportunities that exist as well as entrepreneurs and startups already tackling these issues and potential collaborations. Date:  19 – 20 December, 2018 Venue: Landmark Event Center Tickets: Register here. For more information: 07033578178  [email protected]  

Urban Music Festival

Nigeria’s premier music festival returns!! Come witness history at this year’s Urban Music Festival with all the trending artistes in Nigeria. The stage is set at Eko Atlantic City. Date:  December 21, 2018 Venue: EKO ATLANTIC CITY, Victoria Island, Lagos Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: https://www.xchange.ng/  

Afrobeat Fest

Afrobeat Festival is debuting in Nigeria this year due to the renewed mass appeal and global acclaim that afrobeat is enjoying. This festival features a line up of new school artistes that will deliver eclectic performances alongside the grandmasters. This festival will curate and perfectly blend new school with the old school with an estimated attendance of 5000 people. Date:  22 December 22, 2018 Venue: Eko Atlantic Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: https://xchange.ng/  

AJA Stageplay

An AFRIKOINART production set in the Igbo tribe, AJA tells a compelling adaptation of the Biblical Abraham and Isaac story focusing on Isaac’s meekness and his trust. It features drama, dance, music, and poetry. Date:  December 22, 2018 Venue: MRC HALL 1-5 Oba Akinjobi Way, LASUTH, Ikeja G.R.A. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: Afritickets  

Wizkid Made in Lagos Shutdown

Experience global superstar, Wizkid, like never before! Wizkid will be performing alongside his friends to an estimated audience of 20,000 people at the purpose-built Eko Atlantic City #XChange Festival Grounds in Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. Date:  December 23, 2018 Venue: Eko Atlantic, Lagos Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: www.xchange.com  

Eat Drink Festival

The 5th edition of #EatDrinkFestival is taking place on boxing day, Dec. 26, and Thursday, Dec. 27. #EatDrinkFestival is an ever-evolving event and no two editions are the same. This edition of #EatDrinkFestival will be a Fun Size Experience. It’s an exclusive pop up event hosted by top local and international culinary talent. At #EatDrinkFestival 2018, there will be four Fun Size Experiences over the two-day event. Date:  December 26th & 27th, 2018. On both days, the event hours are 12 – 8 pm Venue: Lekki coliseum, Plot 14 Providence Str, Lekki Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: http://eatdrinkfestival.com/  

PalmWine Music Festival

Palmwine Fest is an alternative music festival that celebrates authentic, organic, fresh African Music. This is the second edition of Palwine Fest, organised by the rap duo SDC (show dem camp). The festivals include activities that involve live music performances and DJ sets, games, art, and culture specifically curated to create a day of activities that will engage and interest fans and participants Date:  December 29, 2018 Venue: Muri Okunola Park. Tickets:  Get tickets here. For more information: https://www.palmwinefest.com/      
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