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Harvest Festival, Oct. 10 2015 @ Brackenhurst hotel

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October 7, 2015 at 10:55 am Leave a comment

Out of Town/Party: iNA Kilifi, Oct. 17 2015 @ Distant Relatives – Kilifi

iNA Kilifi
Date: October 17, 2015
Venue: Distant Relatives – Kilifi
Tickets: KES 1,500 at the Gate

October 2, 2015 at 9:09 am Leave a comment

Out of Town: Jazz and Rhumba with Mackinlay & Band, Oct. 2 2015 @ Distant Relatives – Kilifi

Jazz and Rhumba
Date: October 2, 2015
Venue: Distant Relatives, Kilifi
Time: 6 pm – 12 am
Tickets: KES 1,000

In support of the Rotary Club of Kilifi Educational Fund

September 23, 2015 at 2:25 pm 1 comment

Out of Town: Kilifi Gold Triathlon, Sept. 26 2015 @ Kilifi County


Date: September 26, 2015

Registration, collection of race numbers, payment 06.30am – 07.30am (Mnarani Club Football Field)
Race briefing 07.45am – 08.00am (Mnarani Beach)
Race start (swim) 08.00am (Mnarani Beach)
Race finish by 11.30am (Mnarani Club Football Field)
Awards for race winners 12.00 – 12.30 (Mnarani Club Football Field)
Celebratory Beach BBQ for all 1.00pm onward (Mnarani Club Beach)
After Party – Music and dancing from 6:00pm at Distant Relatives Backpackers

Entry fee:
Individuals – Kes 2,000
Teams of 2-3 people – Kes 3,000 per team
Corporate-sponsored teams – Kes 3,000 per team

Distances: 750m swim in Kilifi Creek, 20km bike ride and 5km run on Kilifi Plantations, with a hint of adventure thrown in.

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September 23, 2015 at 11:48 am Leave a comment

Visit Lamu: Calendar of Festivals and Events in Lamu County, Sept. 2015 – Jul. 2016 @ Lamu County

Lamu County Calendar of Events. | via Lamu County

Lamu County Calendar of Events. | via Lamu County

Lamu Island Festival and Events;

Lamu Fishing Competition – October 31 –November 1, 2015
Lamu Cultural Festival – November 27-29, 2015
Lamu Triathlon – December 5-6, 2015

Lamu Art Festival (featuring, Shela Hat Contest) – February 13-14, 2016
Lamu Yoga Festival – March 2-6, 2015
Kite Festival at Kizingoni – March 27-29, 2016
Lamu Food Festival – April 15-17, 2016

Visit for more information about the above festivals.

September 17, 2015 at 12:56 pm Leave a comment

Outdoor: Cycling to Lake Magadi, Nov. 7-8 2015 @ Lake Magadi

cycle to lake magadiFrom the edges of Ngong Hills (Kona Baridi) to the bottom of the Rift Valley (Lake Magadi) over a stretch of 80km, your bicycle shall take you through Maasai countryside; wild, shrubby and expansive savannah. Spin your wheels across the winding Magadi road to an oasis of cooling swimming pools by the day and warming, therapeutic hot springs for the evening.

Camp the night under the starry African night. Breezy as it will be, enjoy the warmth of the bonfire, sample some Maasai-style barbecue and maybe join in the Maasai dancers’ jubilant jumps. Come morning, trade your two wheels for the millipede of a vehicle (the train) and enjoy a game drive like no other.

Suitable for INTERMEDIATE and EXPERIENCED cyclists

Ksh. 13,500 (with your own bike)

– Round trip transport (to Kona Baridi the start point on day one and back to Nairobi on day two)
– Accommodation in self-contained tented camps (self-camping option available too)
– All three meals plus snacks (during the ride) and an evening sun downer drink (at the hot springs)
– Entry fees into community conservancies
– Train ride fees

– A well-serviced bike, preferably a mountain bike, hybrid or cyclo-cross (Mountain bikes available for hire)
– Comfortable and well padded cycling gear (contact us if you need to purchase any)
– Change of clothes
– Sunscreen lotion
– Swimming costume
– Toiletries
– Camera
– …and tag a friend along

All payments to be sent to the Mpesa Till No. 981718
or to KCB Bank
Account Name: Baiskeli Adventures
Account No. 1170152406

Deadline for booking is October 31st, 2015. VERY LIMITED slots available.

Rakesh – 0717681649/0738681649 or Bernard (Lake Magadi Adventures) – 0717999228/0727075986

September 15, 2015 at 11:57 am Leave a comment

Storymoja Festival 2015, Sept. 16-20 2015 @ Nairobi Arboretum

Storymoja Festival 2015
Dates: September 16-20, 2015
Venue: Nairobi Arboretum
Time: from 9 am every day apart from Sept. 16, 2015
Tickets: KES 1000

Download the 2015 Storymoja Festival Programme [pdf]

Visit for more information.

September 10, 2015 at 4:47 pm Leave a comment

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