This year, the GCFest Stage will be lit up with some of Africa’s biggest acts. The Gidi Culture Festival’s first line-up includes: M.I., SDC, Waje, Yemi Alade, Falz, Ghana’s EL, Kenya’s Victoria Kimani, Rwanda’s Urban Boyz (Rwandair ambassadors) and the Congo’s Awilo. In addition, Temi Dollface, Ebisan and Kenya’s Sauti Sol will be lighting up the live stage.
DJ Neptune, DJ Lambo and South Africa’s DJ Gino Brown will bring the beats while hosts N6 and Taymi B joined by UK Comedian Eddie Kadi, will keep the show moving along smoothly. This is just the beginning, as the GCFest’s second lineup of hosts, DJ’S and artists will be announced in the coming weeks.
During the day at the GCFest, The Melting Pot, an African food court, will offer festival goers an opportunity to indulge in dishes from across Nigeria.Other day activities include beach sports, Fayrouz art installations and a FunZone.
The GCFest is presented by Eclipse Live, along with this year’s main sponsors; Lagos State, Eko Atlantic and Diamond Bank. Adding to the festival experience will be; Easy Taxi, which will provide discounted rides to festival goers, Jovago.com, providing discounted room and board, Chisco, providing bus service to and from the event grounds, and Rwanda Air supporting the safe travels of GCFest’s East African talent.
More partners and information on giveaways and goodies, along with the second lineup of artists, DJs and hosts, will be revealed in the upcoming weeks.
BellaNaija is a media partner with Gidi Culture Fest 2015