the best bits from london to lagos #11| CURATED BY IVYMUNRO.COM
Lagos | Eat.Drink.Lagos Festival | 26th-27th Dec
Eat, Drink, Lagos Founders, Folly & Nosa are back with their annual Eat.Drink.Lagos Festival! Expect the best in Nigerian fusion, small chops, street food, as well as food from other nations. You can also expect to see large crowds of British and Yankee IJGB’s (Read: the Christmas lot everyone loves to hate because they cause so much blasted TRAFFIC! lol). More Info
Lagos | Adekunle Gold | Terra Kulture | 13th-15th Dec
Man like Adekunle Gold will be hitting one of our favourite Lagos escapes (where you can work, eat, read, and play)Terra Kulture! Mr Gold will be there for three GOOD nights! He knows how to put on a good show. This Gidi gig is not to be missed! More info
Pssst! London | Got Your W-Talk App Launch Seat Yet? | 14th Dec
London | Skate Lates | Somerset House
This year's Skate Lates(Ice-Skating) will feature an extra special series of music nights throughout the Christmas season. Spinners include Jazz Re:Freshed and Rinse FM.
After you’ve been on the ice rink you can sit back, warm up and enjoy a beverage in the Skate Lounge, where you can continue to enjoy the atmosphere and music...sounds like grown and sexy fun to us.
What if we told you your favourite wax print wasn’t really African, and a Chinese takeover means it never will be?
In her recent documentary, Wax Print, British-Nigerian filmmaker and fashion designer Aiwan Obinyan explains the origins of Ankara, uncovering the history of the fabric and tracing its roots to the Indonesian batik-style of pattern making. Read More
London | House Gospel Choir | 20th Dec
A bit of House, a bit of Gospel & a whole lot of Choir! More info
Lagos | Experience 13 | 7th Dec
Hosted by Pastor Paul Adefarasin, The Experience is a MAHOOSIVE annual 1-night Gospel concert featuring some of the best-known talent of our time. Since 2006 this outdoor event has seen audience figures grow from 70,000 to 700,000+ making it one of Africa’s largest events. This year you can expect to see Nathaniel Bassey, Travis Greene, Kirk Franklin and a whole load of others. More info
Jollof Sushi Rolls...or nah?
So village, are we experimenting with this Jollof/Sushi distin over Christmas or not? Please let us know because we need to act as a unit here. (Read: If we're going down, we're going down TOGETHER lol) Watch the how-to
A parting message "For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father. The Prince of Peace." ~ Isaiah 9:6