Christmas is around the corner and there are lots of fun things to do in Lagos, all lined up to warm you up before the December storm. Clear your schedule for an absolute amazing time.
1. Lagos Fringe Festival, 19th November 2019.
The Lagos Fringe is an open access showcase of inspiring art performance and entertainment from performers, exhibitors, vendors and production companies to present their work without restrictions. Lagos Fringe is an open access multidisciplinary arts festival for producers, culture advocates, exhibitors and performers to showcase their work, either existing or new work to a diverse audience consisting of local and international audiences, venue owners, curators and arts buyers.
Attending the Fringe Festival is uncomplicated and inexpensive. Festival attendees can purchase tickets in advance online or at the venue. Discount admission packages for 2019 will be offered and transferable between festivals. If you’re a hard-core Fringe Fan, then consider becoming a Fringe with Benefits Member for your VIP all access to shows any day, any place, any time.
2. War of Words Season 8, 17th November 2019.
Nigeria’s Foremost Spoken Word Poetry Competition. This is a performance poetry/spoken word competition that promotes and grooms exciting young poets from all over Nigeria to compete against each other and showcase their creativity to the world. To build capacity in people using Spoken Word Poetry as a tool of impact, mode of expression and a medium of communication to address, (as well as, solve) issues that affect the society such as education, employment, entrepreneurship, empowerment, expression, entertainment, emotional therapy and emotional intelligence.
3. Blockchain Finance Lagos Conference 16th November 2019.
This Blockchain event is the world’s only conference on the continent where the top 1 % of influencers come in, show the secrets, make deals, and leave. Meet the right people. network, make deals. Blockchain technology is now moving beyond early hype toward practical implementation. In financial services, the greatest progress has been with collaborations, efforts that involve financial technology vendors, financial services providers, and regulatory, and compliance stakeholders from the outset.
4. Lakeshore Health Fair 2019, 15th November 2019.
Lakeshore Cancer Center holds her annual health fair in partnership with various top class health services providers in providing several health talks and FREE health services – such as cancer screening, biometrics, eye, dental, nutritional counseling, sleep therapy, physiotherapy and other clinical services in addition to several sessions of aerobics throughout the day.
5. Nigeria Afro-Latin Dance Festival, 14th – 17th November 2019.
This is 4 days of corporate & social dance activities, workshops, team bonding, and spectacular professional dance performances to entertain you from international and local dance artists. This is the 7th edition, and professional acts are coming from Spain, Ghana, Togo, Benin Republic and Nigeria the host.
A corporate team bonding weekend organised for company staff and family. Enjoy 4 days of dance and fitness workshops in Afro-Latin Dance styles, hosted by international & local instructors.
Expect dance workshops for company team bonding sessions for beginners and intermediate students, dance showcase, industry nights and professional dance performances.
These international instructors are specially invited by Dance & Art Alive team in partnership with SPAN for the 7th edition of this festival.
Thursday 14th November – Registration, opening ceremony, workshops, professional dance performances from host country Nigeria 🇳🇬 & party.
Friday 15th November – day and early evening workshops, stage production with spectacular performances from local & international dancers and party. Venue – Lagoon Restaurant
Saturday 16th November – day & night workshops, special performance from all invited international instructors and host country, competition, appreciation and party. Venue – Lagoon Restaurant.
Sunday 17th of November early day tourism within Lagos, beach relaxation and then party final – La Noche Espanola – The Spanish night dance all party brought to you by Retro Lounge with loads of free give away. Venue is Retro Lounge – Plot 29a Gafari Animashaun Street, behind Zenith Bank HQ, Off Ajose Adeogun in Victoria Island Lagos – Nigeria.
Aren’t you just excited! Check Turnuplagos for more info.