Top events and festivals in Nigeria on its 58th independence day.

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Nigeria is going to be 58 on October 1st, 2018. 58 years free of colonial rule. Essentially this means it’s going to be a public holiday, one that falls on the dreaded Monday. So you’re going to have a long weekend.

While we recommend you take out time to rest this weekend, we also think you should also take time out to go and relax and enjoy with friends or family or just on your own.

If you’re one of those people looking to go out this independence day weekend and wondering where to go. There are a host of exciting events happening in Nigeria, from Lagos to Abuja. You can also decide to join a parade, see new movies at the cinema, sleep and just social media binge.

We have put together a list of events that you can go to this on Nigeria’s 58th independence day. We wish you a swell time whatever you decide to do this weekend. Happy independence day. Enjoy


Paint Party @ The Palms mall, Lekki

There will be a paint party at the Palms Mall, Lekki. You can come have fun while painting or just enjoy other people paint live.

If you are an artist or just want to express yourself by painting, you should definitely be at the paint party.

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018

Time: 12pm

Venue: Palms Mall, Lekki 

Perks: Free Entry For The First 20 People!

For more information:  email: info@thepallsmall

Jameson Connects Lagos @ the New Afrika Shrine

Jameson connects Lagos is a guaranteed vibe at the new Africa Shrine. Come vibe with Seun Kuti and Egypt 80 band alongside the distinct and alté sound of @BojDRB as they perform live at the New Afrika Shrine. There will also be complimentary trims and cuts by the finest barbers from @KayzplaceW. Jameson connect will also feature Jenga, Draught, Foosball and more amazing games.

There will be premium gourmet junk food and Jameson infused delicacies available at the Jameson connect event at Africa shrine this Independence Day.

You can also get complimentary live body Painting & Activities by the talented @MaikelYou.

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018

Time: 3 PM

Venue: New Afrika Shrine

Tickets: ₦1,500 …

Perks: Complimentary drink!

For more information:

MAIN Supremacy concert @ Eko Hotel & Suites

The Made In Nigeria Promotions Company is back this year with another edition of its annual MAIN The Supremacy Concert on Independence Day.

The MAIN The Supremacy Concert brought by the Made In Nigeria Promotions Company holds this independence day. The concert features some great entertainers, from at the Olamide, Kwam 1, Tiwa Savage, Small Doctor, Falz, Simi, Tekno, Slim Case, Dj Cuppy and Chidinma.

Come have an explosive time this independence day at the MAIN Supremacy Concert.

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018

Time: Red Carpet starts at 7 pm prompt, Show Starts at 9 pm

Venue: Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island Lagos.

ORGANIZED CHAOS Concert with Brymo

The third edition of the Organised Chaos concert tagged ‘Osó  Live In Concert is happening on independence day this year. This concert is brought by The Bail Music Company, management of the singer/songwriter and performer, Brymo.

The concert will feature Brymo and his band, The Lagos Touts and a supporting performer to be announced soon.

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018

Time: 8pm

Venue: Freedom Park, Hospital Road, Old Prison Ground, Opposite St. Nicholas Hospital. Lagos Island.

Tickets: ₦5,000   @

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Green And Proud

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Come and celebrate Nigeria’s 58th Independence Day 2018 at Ajah. From Art Exhibitions to games like football and volleyball, the Green and Proud concert is set to be a thrilling event.

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018

Time: 12pm

Venue: Barracuda Beach Resort, Okun Ajah, Off Abraham Adesanya Roundabout, Ajah, Eti Osa Local Government, Lagos State, Nigeria.


Throne Of Laughter With MC Tagwaye

This show is set to be fun-packed, hopefully leaving you without cracked ribs. Throne Of Laughter With MC Tagwaye plans to be your soothing relief in Abuja this independence day.

Come experience extra packed entertainment at this show with  A-List comedians and musicians like Harry song, Faze and other artists.

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018

Time: 8pm

Venue: Transcorp Hilton Abuja

Tickets: Regular-N4,250  VIP-N 8,500 Gold Table-N420,000 Premium Table-N1,000,000

For more information: ‭‭0811 861 6799‬ 08142118615

Central Park Fiesta

The Central Park Fiesta is going to be an exciting event. It will be perfect for everyone! Young, Millenials or the oldies.

The event features Adult Climbing Bouncy Castle, Kiddies corner, Fair Games, Great Food, Body art, Glow Sticks, Coloured Powder Fiesta! (The Grand Finale!)

Date: Monday, 1st of October, 2018

Time: 2pm

Venue: Central Park, Abuja.

Tickets: ₦2, 000 (Gate fee)

For more information:  08092722852

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