Felabration 2015 Celebration and Many More Events at Freedom Park Lagos
Nigeria’s history and culture destination- the Freedom Park Lagos will be playing host to series of amazing events in October this month and we mustn’t forget it’s actually same month in which the biggest music festival- Felabration; an educational cum musical festival in loving memory of the Afro beat maestro- Fela Anikulapo-Kuti takes place.
Leaving no stone unturned, the Freedom Park, Lagos while playing host to the under-listed events expects your participation and assures you of quality time within her ambiance amid the throbbing activities.
From the 11th of October to the 18th, the much talked about Felabration takes full swing and in the process, takes the audience down memory lane. Linking up such nostalgia to the perennial crises that plaque our nation today is expected to remind us that nothing has changed in spite of the huge pile of age since independence.
This period coincides with the 5th Anniversary of the historic site; a former yard of torture now converted to a serene place for artistic expression and advocacy for freedom and capacity building.
On the 12th of October,the award winning documentary film about the life of the great “Abami Eda“ “Finding Fela” will be shown at the Park .
“Fly Like Fela”; a fashion show mixed with drama and a whole lot of razzmatazz will be happening on the 17th of October.
Troopers Art Production will be staging a play titled “Fela Son of Kuti” (Fall of kalakuta) on the 18th of October. And that’s not all!
Rock Nation will be staging the first Rock Festival with electrifying performances from the amazing RoofTop Mc’s and a couple of rock stars on the October 24th.
Also, Afropolitan Vibes will be back on the 16th of October with Burna Boy and Yinka Davies and Adekunle Gold
On the 28th, crossing down to November 1st is the Lagos International Poetry Festival.
As a matter of fact, you can not enjoy all these packages alone, the reason will have decided to acquaint you with our schedule so you can conveniently mark the dates on your calendar and join the mad fun. See you then. #DiscoverFreedomParkLagosToday