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The Festival

Venue: Kenya Cultural Centre

Festival: 19th - 22nd October 2023

Exhibitions: 16th to 26th October 2023

Time: 10-5:00pm (Day activity)

            5:30-8:30pm (Fireside)

Kesho Afrika is set to be a mosaic of visual arts exhibition (Cheche Gallery and under Mugumo tree), live performances (music, drums and percussions, traditional instruments), displays for crafts and apparel as well as evening fire-side shows at Wasanii Corner.

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Visual Art Exhibitions

These will take at Cheche Gallery and under the Mugumo tree from 16th to 26th October. Will include paintings, illustrations, mixed media, printed digital art and conceptual photography.

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Fireside Show Area

Every evening for the four days of the festival, we shall have an exciting combination of dance, drums, folk music, light performances and story-telling, all by the fireside! This will be inside Wasanii Corner and adjacent spaces

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Film Screenings

How about a daily dose of Afrikan-themed and Culture-themed short movies, animations and documentaries? This will be part of the evening activities for the 4 days of the festival

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The best part for adults and kids alike will be the body art, live graffiti painting, face art, live caricature artists and so much more.

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Live Stage Performances 

Wasanii Corner: Live music, dance + drums, poetry, spoken word, story-telling, percussion, traditional instruments

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Discussions and Forums

Presentations, webinars, live podcasts, workshops, practical learning sessions

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