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Accra Life. December Listings

Fri 17


Open Studio with Godelive Kasangati Godelive. The Congolese artist seeks to present her work in progress. Come enjoy and engage with several art installations, sounds, readings and a conversation to explore the complexities of identity together. 10 am to 5 pm. Foundation for Contemporary Art, Ghana


Bride of the gods. A play by the National Drama Company as part of this December’s Beyond the Return itinerary. 3 pm. National Theatre


GTCO Musical concert. A free community engagement event that explores the joy of music and celebrates the beauty in diversity with a tall list of Ghanaian and Nigerian artistes. Accra Sports Stadium


JAK Foundation Gala. Celebrating the personality and legacy of H.E John Agyekum Kuffour, former president of Ghana. The event brings together skill development and creating jobs in the fashion industry. Accra

Sat 18


Till 25th. My African Love with Efia Odo. A packed week of a showdown. A reality show about Efia Odo’s quest to find true love on the continent amidst all the highs and lows. 7pm and 9 pm each night.  Snap Cinema (Accra City Hall)


The Bar Concert. EL, one of Ghana’s top-notch musicians, is set to serve seasoned patrons of the BAR franchise with yet another BAR concert.  8 pm. Coco Vanilla


Ghanaian Wine & Chocolate Pairing. A taste of Ghana and the world; a gathering of wine and chocolate fanatics, sharing sweet love and experiences among each other. 7 pm. Sai Wine & Champagne Café.

FEOK Festival. The Feok festival is an important annual festival by the people of Sandema and Its environs, to commemorate the victory of the indigenous over slave raiders Led by Babatu in the 18th century, and to thank God for bumper harvest. Upper East (Sandema)

F&C Market & Live Band with Sunrise Band. A unique live band and shopping experience enjoying the spirit of the festive season. 8pm The Gold Coast Hub


Till 3 Jan. Festival of Plays. Here again, the annual creative authority of Uncle Ebo Whyte comes 6 enthralling stage works, new play every night till the New Year. 4pm & 8pm each night. National Theatre. Accra

Sun 19


The Live Experience with Gyakie. Gyakie culminates a good year with a signature concert in Accra. She is set to share the stage with colleagues Kwesi Arthur, Black Sheriff and hr legendary musician father, Nana Acheampong. 7 pm. La Palm Royal Beach Hotel


Amapiano Festival. South Africa’s viral sensation Uncle Waffles set to serve the global Amapiano craze with some of Ghana’s big music names like Camidoh etc. 6 pm Garage Lounge.

Night Market. The Biggest Food Fair in Accra is back with all your favourite food, drink and merch vendors! 4pm Pearl gates, East Legon

Waakye Party. The Waakye party will bring together Ghanaians and Diasporans to enjoy Waakye, network, and socialize. 10 am Accra Tourist Information Center

Sunday Buffet. Enjoy a variety of foods with friends and family. The Hotel’s Sunday buffet has been a go-to for many food lovers seeking to enjoy the best of local and continental dishes. 11 amThe Gold Coast Hub

Mon 20


Crusade. La Meme Gang’s hip boy-band influence makes the crusade a go-to for many millennials. The return of Darkovibes to the fold increases the concert’s appeal. Enclave Garden 8 pm


Kizomba & Salsa with Dancecode Tribe. Bring your steps to the dancefloor joining an assembly of Kizomba and Salsa fanatics in Ghana. 7pm. The Gold Coast Hub

Tue 21


Bhim Concert. Stonebwoy tables the fifth edition of his flagship showdown with the theme ‘Bhim of Hope’. Besides will be other headline acts like Jamaica’s Beenie Man. The Grand Arena.


Wed 22

Night Life

Uncle Waffles Live At Hangover.  Amapiano is travelling wide across the world. Uncle Waffles, one of the sound and culture’s faces makes a stop in Ghana to celebrate the sound’s rising.  9 pm Hangover

The welcome party – Touchdown. A grand welcome to all who have arrived from all over the world to enjoy Ghana’s festive season touching base with all the luxury Accra has to offer. 8 pm Luxe Lounge and Garden. Accra

Set it off. Join Accra’s seasoned night life lovers in a thrilling environment charged with music, drinks and great vibes. The Area Bar


Ghana Heal Thyself Goddess Retreat. Enjoy a satisfying treat to the body, mind and soul in antipation of the festive season’s numerous offerings. 7 pm Movenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra

Festival of lights. Unique event and an unforgettable magical, cultural and Ghanaian holiday hospitality with an artistic glow of lighting. 3 pm. Black Star Square Accra

Till 26th Bolgatanga International Crafts and Arts Fair. This event promotes the creative arts and crafts industry of the Upper East Region of Ghana. The event celebrates the creativity of basket weavers, smock weavers, traditional cloth weavers and leather craftsmen. It also provides a platforms to showcase local musical talents and the traditional culture of the Upper East to the world. Jubilee Park, Upper East Region

Thur 23


Golden Hours: Day Party Experience in Ghana. Golden Hours seeks to be the highlight of your Holiday Season. The day party experience features multiple DJs from Ghana and the UK. 4 pm Suncity Apartment Hotel. Osu, Accra

Live Carol Music Performance. A special mas carol music performance in Osu led by the American vocalist T.Y Dillard. 7 pm Sai Wine & Champagne Café

Karaoke with Efe Keyz. Enjoy an ultimate karaoke experience with Ghana’s soothing vocalist, Efe Keyz at the helm of affairs. 7pm. The Gold Coast Hub


NSG Roots tour. The UK-based boy band make as stop at Accra as part of their ongoing world tour. The Area Bar.

Fri 24


Till 26. Bronya Apata. Lododo Art Foundation presents two days of Ghanaian of storytelling, folksongs, games and many more. 6:30 pm each night. Ets Drama Studio, University of Ghana.

Night Life

Rooftop Party (Bali Hai). Experience a unique taste of Ghanaian rooftop experience with an endless view of Accra’s night life glory this festive season.  11 pm. First National Bank Accra Main Branch

Cituation All White Party. Citi fm/tv’s annual all white party brings together seasoned media personalities and fans to one venue. The result is a showdown worthy of starting a festive weekend. 8pm Gazebo View.

Tribvl Jungle Fever. The jungle calls. If you’re a fan of custom-made thrill and experiences rooted in culture, this is for you. 5pm. The Woodlands Legon Botanical Gardens

Glow in the Dark Party. A night to get lost in the Neon lights and thrill for Christmas Eve. Catch all the fun from one of Ghana’s plush venues nestled in the heart of Accra 8 pm.  Coco Vanilla AnC Mall

Music / Concert

Samini Xperience Concert. Samini turning 40 unleashes a new era for the celebrated Ghanaian musician. He puts it all into this experience making it one-to- look forward to this December.  Grand Arena

Promiseland. King Promise has been serenading listeners with almost all there is to our high life and hip life. A concert with him in charge can only be right. La palm Royal Beach Hotel.


Around the World Food and Drinks Festival. Enjoy the fastest way to travel the world with your taste bud as your passport and only requirement. It’s an ambitious journey to taste 500 dishes spanning 20 countries. 12 pm.  Polo Court -Airport City.

Wobeti Party (Xmas Eve Night Party Cruise). Joy Daddy Multimedia collaborates with Hausa Tours to give travel lovers a unique Christmas Eve experience with several activities including fun boat rides. 4 pm.  Lake Volta


Friday Live with Warriors Band Osibisa. Enjoy an exclusive night with the warriors live band Osibisa, one of Ghana’s highlife authorities.   8pm. The Gold Coast Hub

Sat 25

Night Life

La Cultura: Accra Edition. Enjoy an all-star DJ line with music from the best Ghana and the UK has to offer.7 pm.  The Area Bar

Akwaaba Experience. Be part of several other party lovers who aim to welcome this year’s Christmas with the grandest of merry making in Accra. Kruna the Club 10 pm ACCRA

90s Jam Rush. Enjoy an all genre inclusive 90’s music experience rooted in the true spirit of the Afro-Caribbean 90’s retro vibes. 8 pm. The Gold Coast Restaurant & Cocktail Bar


Rapperholic Concert. There has to be something about Sarkodie’s streak that has made Rapperholic synonymous with Ghana’s Christmas day. This year, the rapper goes at it again. Several other chart topping stars join Sarkodie for his annual watershed project. 6 pm. Grand Arena

Freedom Concert. A night reserved to showcase two of Ghana’s musical talents, Shatta Wale and Medikal, who have given fans every reason to jam this year. Accra Sports Stadium

F&C Market & Live Band with Sunrise Band. A unique live band and shopping experience enjoying the spirit of the festive season. 8pm. The Gold Coast Hub


Till 26th .Fancy Groove. A festival at creating long lasting experiences for attendees Of the Christmas Masquerade and Fancy Dress Procession that takes place in Ghana. Takoradi

Sun 26

Night Life

Bloom Day Party. A Day Party at Bloombar on the 26th of December 2021 with unlimited Bellinis and Mimosas between 3pm to 7pm. 2pm Bloom Bar

Little Havana. A sneaky trip to Aburi for one of the biggest VIP parties in Africa can never be a miss this Christmas. Little Acre Hotel Aburi



till 27. Wildaland Festival. 48 hours of non-stop jam in the most uncommon place to revel. Welcome to the Wildaland. Shai Forest Reserve


Gold Coast Carnival. A look back at Ghana’s coming of age with music. It features a lot bit of highlife, reggae, Afrobeats, and rap music with headliners as seasoned as Ambolley and as fresh as Gyakie. Wakanda Beach Resort (Kokrobite)


A night of 1028 laughs and music. Enjoy comedy, music, and good vibes at Ghana’s biggest comedy festival. 8pm. Grand Arena.

Sunday Buffet. Enjoy a variety of foods with friends and family. The Hotel’s Sunday buffet has been a go-to for many food lovers seeking to enjoy the best of local and continental dishes. 11 am. The Gold Coast Hub

Mon Dec 27

Night Life

Paradise 57 by Blaq Pages & Kwasi Paul. Paradise 57 is a live music experience that seeks to celebrate the evolution of sound and rhythm, showcasing how the sound of the Diaspora has gained wide traction across the globe. 9pm The Area Bar lounge

 (Till Jan 2) December in Ghana – For the Culture(d).  Enjoy a top-notch travel experience to bring in 2022 with style, culture, music and uniquely Afropolitan hospitality. 7pm. The African Regent Accra


Taste of Ghana 2.0. The event seeks to engage members of the diaspora community to leverage Its enormous resource potential for Ghana’s development agenda, and to promote investments into Ghana through entertainment, tourism and culture. 2 pm. Forecourt of the state House, Accra.

Tue 28


Afrochella Festival. A true celebration of Africa. Afrochella celebrates it all from culture, music, art, fashion and food. El Wak Stadium.

Wed. Dec 29th


Republic Spirit Music Fest. A showdown with Sena Dagadu, Pure Akan, Dark Suburb and other spirited performers from Ghana. The event also features the hip life hall of famer Reggie Rockstone who harbors a lot of music experiences to give.


Ghanaian Artisan Spirit Tasting. Enjoy samples of 4 made in Ghana leading spirit beverages paired with game and kelewele 7 pm Sai Wine & Champagne Café

Kizomba & Salsa with Dancecode Tribe. Bring your steps to the dancefloor joining an assembly of Kizomba and Salsa fanatics in Ghana. 7pm. The Gold Coast Hub.


Till Jan 8. Best of Plays. Enjoy multiple masterpieces by Latif Abubakar. It features Judas and Delilah, Something Must Kill A Man, and Thank God for Idiots. Gnat Hall. 4pm and 8 pm.

Night Life                                              

The Link Up. An Afrobeats, Hip hop, and Amapiano thrill with some of Ghana’s top DJs including p Montana, DJ Allegation, etc. 9 pm AGENDA BAR

R2Bees and Friends. A grand way to let down the year after 3 albums. There will be as much to enjoy from R2Bees as the festive season. La Palm Royal Beach

Thur. Dec 30th


Amafest UK. The largest and only UK festival dedicated to lovers of the show stopping Amapiano sound take a quick turn to the motherland. Untamed Road

Live Band with Kofi Kinaata. One of Ghana’s celebrated musicians takes the mic and stage serenading highlife lovers who seek close their year on a high note. The Gold Coast Hub

Night Life

Afrowave 2021. Accra will hosts the Afrowave event for the third time for all patrons who have experienced the event’s vibrancy and unique ambiance. 10:00 pm Luxe Lounge and Garden.

Wine & Art. Bringing together two things that will always complement each other, thus wine and arts for all the lovers of sharing artsy moments and tasty wine options. Sai Wine & Champagne Café 7pm Accra,

Dlt @ Bloom. If you were part of the 2019 “Year of Return” edition of DLT at Bloom, you experienced a movie. Watch out for the movie’s sequel this year. The experience feel like the best of Accra merging with the best of London. 3 pm.  Bloom Bar

Fri Dec 31

Night Life

Vibes in Accra. Dancing into the New Year celebrating the Area Bar’s one year anniversary. The last event of 2021, not to be missed! Nothing but good vibes only!!! 10 pm. The Area Bar Road,

Afro Paradise X Til Two. One of the UK’s favourite Afrobeats parties, ‘Afro Paradise’ are teaming up with UK’s infamous house night, ‘Til Two’ again!!!! DJ’s Neptizzle, Fiifii & Sef Kombo will be sending you into 2022 with vibes on vibes on vibes. 9 pm. Garage lounge & bar

Jetlife Vacations Nye Party. New Year’s Eve is undoubtedly the biggest party of the year and Jetlife is starting the party earlier. End the year in a grand style and open the New Year on a happy note. 7 pm. Labadi Beach Hotel

Splash Pool Party. A great way to end a long year spending time with fun and loving people from the UK to Ghana inside Osu, Accra’s arts and cultural hub. Accra. The Woods 6 pm Accra


Compozers Live in Ghana. An exclusive meet with The Ghanaian born boy band making strides with top artistes in the UK and across the world.  Polo Beach Club 2 pm Accra.

Friday live with band. Yet to be announced The Gold Coast Hub

Sat Jan 1


Winneba Fancy Dress Festival. Join the people of Winneba and other fancy dress and brass band music as they usher the town into a new year. Winneba

Till Jan 2. Eats and Beats International. Food and music lovers coming together to enjoy the best of local and international dishes and sounds. Accra

Sun Jan 2


Guba Cruise. Enjoy the Ghana and UK alliance through GUBA’s journey to Akosombo, the Monkey Sanctuary and cruise rides at the majestic Royal Senchi.

Sundaze New Year Brunch Party. Enjoy the company of Ghana’s seasoned parties enjoying all the goodness brought forth by the New Year. 2pm La Palm Beach Royal Hotel


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