Events

NYEGE NYEGE 2019

After counting down the months, early hotel reservations, short shorts acquisition and lots of stretching to get good and limber for what is almost certainly guaranteed to be a good time Nyege Nyege 2019 is done and dusted! This was my third time attending .Last year was levels of biblical proportion style fun and madness I shall always look back and ...

SHORTS NA LEESU

Last Saturday.Ghile,Ines,Dre and I made our way down to Dungu resort in Munyonyo for the Shorts Na Leesu event.I saw the flyer on Instagram and thought ‘yap,this looks like something I’d enjoy ‘ seeing as Nonso Amadi’s a pretty good singer and features heavily in my daily playlists. Dubbed ShoNaLe,...

NIRVANA FESTIVAL

It’s Sunday morning,I roll over to do that life giving stretch.you know the one where you arch your back and squeeze your ass cheeks so hard you temporarily slip into an alternate universe.I live for this moment in the morning.only this time,my glutes were on fire,strange since I’m on an ...

THE KAMPALA WINE FAIR

This past Thursday; Ann, Harold and I had the absolute pleasure of attending the Kampala wine fair hosted by KWV wines at the Protea gardens having seen the flyer on Instagram. At 50,000ugx a ticket guests would get to sample 100 wine types, cheese and chocolate pairings as well as an opportunity to meet wine maker Jolze Van Wyk. With the ...

BURNA BOY KLA EXPERIENCE

KASANA EVENTS;THE BAD, THE UGLY,THE TERRIBLE . Another day another concert in Kampala. This time round Burna boy brought to us by what has now become the long suffering events company the not so sunny Kasana events.When I first saw the flyer on social media, I went ape shit with joy being a fan and all from way ...

BLANKETS AND WINE KAMPALA.

It took me a few good years but I finally made it to Blankets and wine Kla. I was always either away somewhere, unaware of it taking place due to my cave dwelling tendencies or just low on Fomo. This time though, I was determined to come through and have me some of whatever it is transpires there. A quarterly ...

AKA DOPE HOMECOMING

DOPE TIMES.DOPE VIBES.DOPE PEOPLE Ghile invited me out for the weekend; a godsend as my behind was looking mighty idle but not so disorderly that fine Friday night. The event; Aka Dope Homecoming. Aka Dope is a monthly event happening every first Friday. The initiative is the brain child of Kemiyindo Courtinho. She started the initiative to provide ...

MAJOR LAZER

It occurred to me a while ago I had never really been to any major concert in Uganda. I’ve had Interest but for whatever reason, I never went. Shaggy, Sean Paul, UB40, so many more. I did want to see Diplo last year with all my heart and soul but I was in such a bad place mentally ...

OKTOBERFEST

You know what I want in this life, just once before I croak, a Cronut! A croissant and a donut rode off into the sunset (insert your favorite birds and the bees story) and a Cronut happened, how brilliant! Sadly I won’t be finding one anywhere or anytime soon so I figured I’d settle for the ...

MTN NYEGE NYEGE 2018

The MTN Nyege Nyege festival came, saw and beyond conquered this past weekend and I’m going through some serious Post Festival Depression(PFD).The struggle to get back to my regularly scheduled programming has been real. It took me forever to unpack, sort my laundry and cut my wristband off; I had the absolute time of my life. ...