Africa Fest UAE makes Abu Dhabi debut

New cultural carnival in the capital

Africa Fest UAE makes Abu Dhabi debut

From out of Africa straight into Abu Dhabi – a brand-new cultural carnival will be making its debut in the capital this weekend.

The first-ever Africa Fest UAE will be bringing a vibrant blend of live music, food and shopping to Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, all in celebration of the continent’s rich influence on the world.

Revellers can embrace a whole new culture, with live sets from DJ Vinnie and VDJ Tribe, brilliant beats from African drummers Dubafrique and a performance from singer/songwriter MKO.

The festival, being held at Beachcomber, will also showcase food spanning the continent, plus there will be stalls dedicated to arts, crafts, jewellery and a fashion show.

Dhs50 (online, with one drink), Dhs75 (on the door, with one drink), free (kids under 12). Fri 3pm-late. Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, Corniche Road, www.africafestuae.

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