The festive season is upon us and those travelling to Salima are in for a treat as Safari beach is hosting the second edition of the newly launched DecemberFest
DecemberFest is a Social Arts Festival aimed at showcasing creative talents and entertaining patrons with an urban vibe and contributing to the economic viability of the arts sector in Malawi.
The Festival was launched last Saturday in Lilongwe at the Shack, and organizers appreciated the level of turn out and support this and previous events have been getting.
The inaugural youth-led festival, will start on the 23rd December with a DJ Showdown. DJ Nathan Tunes, DJ Slow-Mo, Female Dj Bubblegum and other female artists are on the menu throughout the weekend – ready to feast with the crowd through the music.
The stage opening is on 24th December, with live music performances from Headliners Bucci, Dali, and female music artists Temwa and Mbumba . More urban acts are expected to add to the fun at the event. Games such as GendaBall, and other old school fun games are also on the bill of fare.
Main Headliner, Suffix, perfoms on Christmas Day. Families and Friends are in for a treat on the day as they try out different types of food and enjoy a buffet and they get to see Gospel Artist, Suffix, perform at the event.
Festival goers will part ways with five thousand kwacha at the door per day and Twelve thousand Kwacha for all 3 days. The festival is organized by Macadamia Entertainment, Amigos Inc, and Classmates Music – the same organizers who brought a new wave of entertainment in the summer this year through hosting the SummerJam Gardens.
Safari beach Lodge is located at the entrance of the Livingstonia Hotel in Sengabay, Salima.