Events This Weekend

Another week, another day and another time for BN to give you a first class view of the hottest hangouts, venues, events to be spotted this weekend.

BN has got so much lined up for you, we are pretty sure it’s going to be hard for you to choose which event you’ld like to go to.Starting up this week’s must go to’s is an exhibition in celebration of the life’s & times of Legendary Maestro Fela Anikulapo – Kuti @ Terra Kulture to the Ayetoro Felabration Week celebration to the Shakara Felabration at the Life House. Away from the music scene, there is the anticipated Lagos Photo Park event were the creme de la creme in the photography world are going to show us what they’ve really got to the Tres Bien Events Show in PH City to the never ending Etam Sales @ The Palms and for movie lovers the Prison Chronicles drama still continues.

We at BN hope for the best for you, that all your dreams come true this weekend, so sit back, relax, flex or do what makes you happy and get ready to be exclusively spotted at these locations as BN Presents Events This Weekend.

The “Buy Africa” Exhibition

As part of the Felabration 2011, you are cordially invited to the exhibtion of paintings and sculptures of the Felabration Organising Committee by Joe Amenechi, Oyerinde Olotu, Albert Ohams, George Nwadiogbu,Onyeoma Victoria Mbanefo, Ato Arinze.
Date: Thursday 13th – Sunday 16th October 2011
Time: 10 PM Daily
Venue: Terra Kulture, Plot 1376, Tiamiyu Savage Street, Off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos

Etam: The Sales Up TO 50% Discount

Etam is giving 50% discount off their items in the store. Hurry now, this discount is only available while stocks last.
Date: Thursday 13th October 2011 till stocks last
Venue: Etam Store, The Palms Shopping Mall, Lekki, Lagos

Ayetoro Felabration Week
Afrobeat Jazz band Ayetoro will be performing live! at three Lagos venues in honour of Fela Anikulapo Kuti  as part of several events marking Felabration 2011 in the city. Mentored by Fela Anikulapo, the band’s music director  Funsho Ogunipe has in the last 15 years taken the band across continents, working with top artists to create different blends of Afrobeat. Ayetoro’s three studio albums have delivered fusions of Jazz, Funk, Hip-Hop and Neo-Soul. Don’t miss Aytetoro as they take Afrobeat to the next level!Admission is free.
Thursday 13th & Sunday 16th October 2011
Time: Thursday 7 PM | Sunday 7 PM
Venue: Thursday- New Afrika Shrine Agidingbi, Lagos | Sunday- The Life House, 33 Sinari Daranijio Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Contact: For more info visit or like Ayetoro Liveon Facebook
Shakara: Felabration At The Life House
The Felabration week will feature a vast array of art and cultural elements and activities including a weeklong art exhibition, theatre performances, numerous live musical performances, poetry recitals, book readings, open-mic sessions, a fashion,food and lifestyle fair, film screenings and discussions and loads more.All day Everyday during  Felabration at The Life House,you can expect to be inspired, motivated and moved by the works, conversations and people you will meet at The Life House.Artists scheduled to perform at The Life House include: Yinka Davies, BEZ, Ayetoro, Sense Lounge, J’odie, Chica Chukwu, Ade Bantu, Sha, Lala Akindoju, Inna Erizia, Biodun and Batik, Salvador Sango, Tope Sadiq, Wana Udobang, Wura Samba and loads more.
Date: Thursday 13th – Sunday 16th October 2011
Time: 6 PM Daily
Venue: The Lifehouse, 33 Sinari Daranijo Street, Off Ligali Ayorinde Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Contact: For more info & general enquiries Call 07034030683
Wow Divas Presents Straight Talk & Reflections Charity Dinner
Wow D.I.V.A.S, an international network of purposeful professional and business women whose vision is to inspire and empower women to live an extraordinary and impacted lives is hosting two events in this weekend – a breast cancer awareness seminar and forum titled “Straight Talk” and a Charity Dinner – “Reflections – Journey to Greatness” – celebrating WOW D.I.V.A.S first year anniversary.To register e-mail with your full name & contact details | Text Princess Diva 08023194088 | 08074947928.On Saturday at the Reflections dinner there is a ticket price it is N 35,000 and payment should be made to any Access Bank Branch | Account Name: Wow Divas Ltd | Account Number: 0010300491 and send the info to with your full name & contact details on the teller number but you can donate more and the dress code is African Wow!
Date: Friday 14th – Saturday 15th October 2011
  Friday 8 AM – 1:30 PM | Saturday 6 PM – 10:30 PM
Venue: Friday – The Civic Centre, Panorama Hall, Ozumba Mbadiwe Road, Victoria Island, Lagos | Saturday – The Civic Centre, Panorama Hall, Ozumba Mbadiwe Road, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Très Bien Events Presents The Event Show
The Event Show
is the maiden edition in a series of annual event shows aimed at introducing the Niger Delta events industry to the world, showcasing its potentials and helping it attain greater heights.The event will host a variety of vendors – both upcoming and established. It will provide a platform for the network of vendors in the events industry to meet and interact with clients from all walks of life and vice versa. If you are organising an event yourself, this is also the place to be as you will meet with top class vendors.

Friday 14th – Saturday 15th October 2011
Time: Friday- 9:30AM – 6PM | Saturday- 10AM – 6PM | Saturday Dinner  7PM -11:30 PM
Venue: Friday & Saturday- The Main Bowl, Alfred Diete Spiff Civic Center, Moscow Road, Port-Harcourt | Saturday DinnerThe Hotel Presidential, GRA Phase II, PMB 5141, Aba Road, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Contact:For Further Enquiries Call: 084764541, 08037882777, 08051333288 | Vivien 08183129448 | Christy 07032744607 | Log On to

Lagos Photo Party In The Park

Date: Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th October 2011
Venue: Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island, Lagos
Contact: For more info & general enquiries E-mail |

Rise Networks in association with Business Day Newspapers Presents Go Full Speed
Join Rise Networks for the seminar titled A Quarterly Strategy Master Class for Young Professionals.Speaking at this event are Frank Aigbogun, Lanre Aina, Idorenyen Enang, Tunde Makinwa, Idiare Atimomo, Segun Olukoya, Muda Yusuf .To attend you must register by paying N 10,000 into any GT Bank Branch Account Name: Rise Interactive Global Link Limited | Account Number : 221858450110 on or before 12th October 2011.The Registration Fee covers Program, Training Kit, Lunch and Certificate of Learning.Discounts are available at 5 % for 1 person, 10 % for group bookings of 3-5 persons and 15 % for 6-8 persons all before 12th October 2011 for those who pay early.After payment send your payment details such as your full name, teller number and date to 07060545017 | 0802235254.
Date: Saturday 15th  October 2011
Time: 10 AM
Venue: Commerce House, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 1 Idowu Taylor Street Victoria Island, Lagos
Contact: For more info & general enquiries Call 07060545017 | 08022352545 | Log on to


Pink Pearl Foundation Presents Ball Out
Ball Out
is a novelty football match between two women team to create awareness, impact knowledge and provide screening for our women.Her Excellency, wife of the Delta state governor will be the special guest of honour. Before the Ball Out, there is going to be a morning walk/rally in line with our radical campaign on the gravity of breast cancer.
Date: Saturday 15th October 2011
Time: 2 PM
Venue: Oghara Efe Township Stadium, Oghara, Delta State.

Nutrition & Total Body Work Out Session With Adura Odesanya
Adura Odesanya is a UK Qualified Personal Trainer. She held Nutrition seminars earlier this year  join her this Sunday for a 1 & a half hour nutrition and workout session.

She will be sharing nutrition and exercise advice on living a healthier lifestyle. This will be concluded with a short but effective workout using nothing but your bodyweight.Come dressed in your workout gear.RSVP by E-mail – or SMS 08128248489
Date: Sunday 16th October 2011
Time: Registration Starts 1 PM
Venue: Da Yoga Studio (The Life House) 33 Sinari Daranijo Street, Off Younis Bashorun Street, Off Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Work Out Price: N 2,000

Woman Of Power

In the event tagged Woman of Power: A Reviving Evening With Entrepreneurial Women Of Faith”, Architect Adenowo will be launching a new book titled ‘Prophetic Prayer Manual Volume II’, this book addresses the issues women face in marriage and struggles of motherhood. This event is organized in partnership with Lanre Da Silva Ajayi, AD Consulting, Voice of Change, B.T.H, Ty Bello, Omar Gardens, Leap Africa, Zappahire Events, Today’s Woman and House of Tara.This event is also to raise awareness about ATF’s causes as well to raise funds to finance them. This year, their focus includes fully equipping and staffing the women’s clinic at the ATF resource centre in Illupeju, creating awareness on legislations concerning the welfare of women in Lagos State and educating women on the processes involved in starting sustainable businesses.
Date: Sunday 16th October 2011
Time: 3 PM – 6 PM
Venue: Agip Hall, Muson Centre, Lagos.

Prison Chronicles By Ifeanyi Dibia

Prison Chronicles is a stage play by Dream Play House and was produced by Ifeanyi Dibia.
Date: Sunday 16th October 2011
Time: Martinee 3 PM | Evening  6 PM
Venue: Bogobiri, 9 Maitama Sule Street, off Awolowo Road, South West Ikoyi, Lagos
Tickets: Martinee  Tickets N 2,500 | Evening Tickets N 6,000
Ticket Locations: Cafelicious, 30A Opebi Road, Ikeja | The Hubs | The Palms | Bogobiri
Contact: For more info & general enquiries Call 08028642087 | 08035736212
is not responsible for the organization or further promotion of these events, neither do we have a stake in their sales or popularity. Inclusion in “Events This Weekend” is Free. Contact – if you will like your event to be included. Note that BN reserves the right to choose which events are featured. “Pay to attend” parties attract a fee.

8 Comments on Events This Weekend
  • storm October 13, 2011 at 12:33 pm

    nothing in abuja

  • sally October 13, 2011 at 1:45 pm

    my thought exactly

  • Temi October 13, 2011 at 3:11 pm

    I’m liking the workout event. Let’s hope I can rush home and change into my workout gear straight after church. Not looking likely though 🙁

  • Adura October 13, 2011 at 4:34 pm

    Hi Temi, I really hope you can make it 🙂 Maybe take your workout gear with you to church and get changed at the venue?

  • prince anslem king October 13, 2011 at 6:42 pm

    i must make it to be there

  • Iny October 14, 2011 at 11:41 am

    nothing in Abuja again *sad face*

  • ceedorf October 15, 2011 at 6:40 am

    this fela Felabration of this year i enjoy it very well peson way i no go see don missed event

  • miracle October 15, 2011 at 5:44 pm

    is that fela where is it going to hold when will nigeria be a better place where thing we go easy

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