In September 2023, Bell Lager is hosting East Africa’s largest festival, ObaFest, celebrating the unique cultures of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, and South Sudan. This festival will feature delicious East African cuisine, captivating music, and traditional customs.
The festival organizers are dedicated to showcasing East African culture through food, music, beer, and each country’s distinct identity. ObaFest is part of the East African OktobaFest experience, uniting countries in celebration of their diverse cultural heritage.
ObaFest has partnered with FlexiPay for convenient payments, SafeBoda for affordable and safe transportation, Light For The World for disability inclusivity, and Coca-Cola. These partnerships aim to enhance the festival experience.
A Feast for the Senses: Exploring East African Culture
At ObaFest, attendees can embark on a culinary journey through East Africa, indulging in diverse dishes from aromatic Tanzanian spices to fiery Ugandan rolex. The music lineup promises a harmonious blend of traditional and contemporary sounds, with artists from each participating country performing. Dance performances, art exhibitions, and fashion shows will further immerse visitors in East Africa’s rich cultural heritage.
Bell Lager, the festival’s title sponsor, is committed to offering an authentic beer experience that complements East African culture. The festival also provides a platform for young vendors and artists to showcase their talents, fostering entrepreneurship and creativity.
The diverse music lineup promotes the region’s music and dance culture, offering emerging talents a stage to shine. Enthusiasts can enjoy interactive gaming experiences that combine technology with tradition, offering a unique perspective on East African culture.
Community Engagement and Sustainability Agenda
Bell ObaFest is dedicated to making a positive impact on the communities it serves. The festival supports young vendors, entrepreneurs, and artists, helping them gain exposure and thrive.
In addition, ObaFest is taking steps to reduce its environmental impact. Initiatives such as waste management, recycling, and sustainable practices will ensure a greener and more responsible festival experience.