Christmas in Ghana …Where to go
It is another festive period and as usual event planners would be engaged with several activities, giving party lovers destinations to unwind after a long and turbulent year.
With persons from the diaspora already trooping into the country, the search would be on for some of the best events and places to hangout.
Starting from the weekend till the end of the year, it would be back-to-back action-packed lineup of shows within the capital and beyond.
Artistes have already scheduled their events and look forward to thrilling performances to give fans and music lovers something to cheer about.
The Spectator Agoro has a lineup of places and events to celebrate the season.
December 16: One of Ghana’s top rappers, Medikal will host his ‘Planning and Plotting Concert’ at the Labadi Beach Hotel.
The charity-focused event is aimed at not only entertaining audience but make positive impact on society by way of giving back to the community.
Hence, all proceeds of the concert would be dedicated to supporting the less privileged in society, hence the rapper has called on Ghanaians to troop to the venue to support a noble course.
Sunday, December 17: Another rapper Manifest will stage his annual concert, Manifestivities in Accra.
The award-winning musician has promised fans the ultimate music experience, expecting this year’s event to be better than previous editions.
Friday December 22: Dancehall sensation Stonebwoy will host the BHIM Concert at the Accra Sports Stadium. The event would be headlined by Jamaican dancehall star, Jahmiel.
The African-Caribbean music concert would see the Jamaican team up with Stonebwoy to give patrons a good treat.
December 24: The ‘Cituation All White Outdoor Party’ would take place at the La Palm Royal Beach Hotel.
The official Christmas party which has been a constant feature over the years would have some of Ghana’s finest musicians including, Akwaboah, Keche and Okyeame Kwame in attendance.
December 25: Sarkodie would stage the 2023 edition of ‘Rapperholic Rebirth’ Concert at the Grand Arena in Accra.
Other events from December 18 to January 1 include, Diaspora in Ghana Brunch and Learn: Living and Thriving in Ghana, Holiday Sports Jam 2023, Mixed Bag, Images of Conflict (dance), Bride of the Gods (drama), Samini Xperience, Tadifest, Around the World Food and Drinks Festival, A Night of 1030 Laughs and More and Black Wine Festival.
There would also be the Annual All- White Drink Up Party, Volta Fashion Week, Jerk Festival, Sankofa Global Education Expo Ghana, About Beyond The Return and Fraternity.
By Michael D. Abayateye