Entertainment
Bayimba festival spices up Gulu
Publish Date: Apr 08, 2014
Bayimba festival spices up Gulu
Coco Finger performs at the festival.
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Cornes Lubangakene                              
 
Gulu revelers were last Saturday treated to an exciting entertainment provided by different performers.  This was during the annual Bayimba festival held at Taks centre in Gulu with local, national and international performances.
 
Artists such as Coco Finger, Lucky Bosmick Joyce Otim, John Oweka, Pamela Peace, David Dogo, and Janet Prisca entertained the revelers to stunning beats that went through to midnight. 
 
Golden Gate band were also among the entertainers who made up the evening and night with live performances.
 
The revelers were also treated to a spectacular performance by the Breathe Worldwide fire dancers and acrobats as well as the National Solid Youths team break-dancers. 
 
Also noticeable was the fashion show by Gulu models which took place at the Uchumi building. 
 
The Bayimba International Festival of the Arts was founded by the Bayimba Cultural Foundation to increase the appreciation of Uganda’s finest artists.
 
Models showcase at the Bayimba event in Gulu. Photo by Cornes Lubangakene    
 
The festival runs annually. 
 
Bayimba has become an important event on the Ugandan social calendar and is a revolutionary platform for renowned and up-coming artists from the African continent. 
 
Over the past six years, Bayimba has developed into a major multi-arts festival with varied and quality programming with innovative and creative ideas. 
 
The festival is eagerly anticipated by locals while artists and visitors from all over the world pour in to take advantage of this unique art experience.
 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Miss Uganda contesting in Big Brother Africa
It has been confirmed that the current, reigning Miss Uganda, Stella Nantumbwe will represent the country in this year’s Big brother Africa reality show that starts next month....
Final preparations for Club mega fest under way
As the clock ticks away, preparations for Uganda’s biggest fun moment, the Club mega fest slated to take place this Saturday September 20, 2014 at the Nelson Mandela national stadium are in high gear....
Behind-the-scenes: Bobi Wine shoots video for Size Yo
With the concert just around the corner, the Ghetto President sets out to shoot a video for his new song Size Yo....
George Clooney to get prize for humanitarian work
Hollywood megastar George Clooney will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes for his work on screen and off, the organization...
"Django Unchained" star Daniele Watts has accused Los Angeles police of racism after they briefly detained the African American actress and her white husband on suspicion of engaging in prostitution....
Behind-the-scenes of Nkwatewa video shoot
Fyonna Nsubuga, who has been based in the UK, is back in Uganda to sing with locally-based musicians. She has started alongside Barbi Jay with a love song titled Nkwatewa...
Should bride price be made optional?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter