Jamafest Program

street carnival

Street Carnival

From 3pm to 11pm, starting at City Square on Kampala road till the Railway grounds including a section of Parliamentary avenue. The Carnival will host 10 traditional groups, musicians and acrobats.

Opening Ceremony Flags

Opening Ceremony

A high profile presentation and representation of the best of East Africa - highlighted by the performance of the theme song - composed and performed by Heritage Roots.

DEMOS and EXHIBITIONS:
Exhibition and demonstrations of crafts and arts. Processes of production, and the open market for product sales.

Exhibitions and Demonstrations

The Symposium

This edition of JAMAFEST will aim at producing a KAMPALA DECLARATION on Culture and Creative Industries. It will entail, a preliminary presentation and a keynote address by Professor Mamdani.

The Symposium
EAC Fashion

Fashion Show

It will provide a professional fashion runway, a showcase of traditional, modern and contemporary wear made by some of the best established and upcoming East African fashion designers.

Ekigwo

Wrestling & Games

The epitome of the festival, in uniqueness and variety - the program will offer Ekigwo (wrestling), Ludo and Cheza (Okwepena) also known as dodge-ball.

Jamafest Cultural Festival

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