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Blankets and Wine 53rd Edition feat. Yellow Light Machine, Sage & Karun, Jul. 6 2014 @ Carnivore Gardens
This edition of Blankets & Wine will host a variety of fun filled, family-friendly activities as we #DiscoverLoveShare in the creative blend of music, literature, fashion and art.
Date: July 6 2014
Time: from 1 pm
Tickets: Kshs 1500 advance & 2000 at the door
Featured activities at this event will include;
Yellow Light Machine
Kwani Trust STAGE
Kwani? Mahewa: Free downloads of audio stories from the Kwani? online store including Vain Jan’go, A Kenyan Work Place, Nyof Nyof
Kwani? Open Mic: B+W Edition: Sign up to perform and read your poetry
Literary Salon: Creative Non-Fiction: Readings and conversations with Barbara Wanjala (Kwani? 06) and Isaac Otidi Amuke (Jean-Jacques Rousseau Fellowship, 2013)
Kwani? Book Swap: Exchange your old reads for ‘new’ ones and donate books from the Kwani? Series towards the #SomaSoma initiative
The Sky Over Berlin: African Designers For Tomorrow (www.fa254.com)
Made With Love
PS: You may only carry a picnic & wine ONLY
You may carry a picnic and/or a bottle of wine ONLY
Blankets and Wine XLVIII, feat. Mercy Myra, Maia Von Lekow, Kui & Sage, Nov. 3 2013 @ Carnivore Gardens
Listen to Maia’s New Single – Jellyfish
Performances by: Zakes Bantwini, Juma Tutu, Kagwe Mungai & Jason Okumu
Visit https://www.hellofood.co.ke/ to make your order!
Pack your picnic baskets, wine, blankets and join the 44th edition of Blankets & Wine. On stage at this edition of East Africa’s premier music festival will be the ambient Prisca Ajwang, the jaunty Dela, the undiluted Alsarah from Sudan and the phenomenal 2013 double South African Music Awards winner, Zahara from South Africa.
Date: June 2, 2013
Venue: Carnivore Grounds
Time: from 1 – 9pm
Tickets: Gate Kshs 2000, Advance Kshs 1500
Children between 5 to 12 years pay 500 Ksh. and free for children under 5
Fresh out of Sauti Academy’s magnificent music factory, Prisca makes her big stage debut as part of Blankets & Wine’s promise to deliver fresh talent every month.
Our 2nd act, US based Sudanese singer Alsarah promises a unique treat with her ethno-urban flavour.
On her second Blankets & Wine appearance since her 2010 debut, Dela returns with new material from her soon to be completed new album.
2013 double South Africa Music Award (SAMA) winner Zahara winds up our amazing lineup bringing on board her acclaimed sound and a slew of chart topping singles and platinum selling albums. Zahara’s highly anticipated performance will be a sure delight for young and old music lovers alike.
This edition will host the first ever Blankets & Wine Craft Fair with over a dozen Kenyan artists and designers showcasing and selling their locally made crafts at the event.
Blankets & Wine will also be commemorating the June 5th world Environment Day under the theme ‘Think.Eat.Save’ as part of Blankets & Wine’s ongoing ‘Up-Cycling’ project geared towards Reducing, Recycling and Reusing waste and environmental pollution.
Lined up Artists: Mi Casa [SA], Suzzana Owiyo, Barbara Guantai & Naomi Wachira
*Carnivore Grounds is the new home of Blankets & Wine
Date: December 16, 2012
Venue: Kyadondo Rugby Club
Time: 1-7 pm
Tickets: Adults 35,000 & Children 10,000 Ugandan Shillings
Gate: 50000 Ugandan Shillings
Contacts: 0414 347 376 // 0791516806/0773212921
Performances by: Joe Sebunjo, Myko Auma & Liquideep
For more info visit this Facebook Page
December 2nd update: The event is cancelled due to heavy rain – tickets will be valid for upcoming events: Jan6th,Feb3rd or April7th.
Date: December 2, 2012
Venue: Leisure Gardens, Mamba Village
Time: 1-7 pm
Tickets: Advance Kshs 1,500 & gate Kshs 2,000 & children Kshs 500 (5-12 yrs)
Performances by: Madtraxx, Andrew & Afrology Band, Chizi and Makadem
Performances by: Juliani, Harry Kimani, Fena Gitu and Kombo
Performing artists: TKZee (SA), Queen Mashie (Zim), Meklit Hadero (Eth) and Monique Kabuye
[postponed] Out of Town Special: Blankets & Wine, May 26 2012 @ National Museum & House of Culture Garden-Dar el Salaam (Tanzania)
This event has been postponed – new date TBC
Date: May 26, 2012
Venue: National Museum and House of Culture Garden, Shaaban Roberts Street, Dar es Saalam
Tickets: 25, 000 Tsh
For any questions/ feedback, do write to: email@example.com
Line up: Sage, http://www.africaunsigned.com/#/artists/sage Neema, http://www.reverbnation.com/neemantalel and Eric Wainaina, http://ericwainaina.com/ who has just lunched his latest album Love and Protest and the Afro house trail blasers Liquideep from South Africa. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zspdkzNo85g and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2Cr4h9O4ak&feature=related
End the year in style, call your friends, Pack a picnic, your drink of choice, a Maasai shuka/ blanket/ kikoys/ chairs