It is said that "Attending top-notch festivals in Nairobi is one of the best things to do in the world for fabulous entertainment". May it be music or food or any other traditional festival, one is sure to have a gala time either with friends or family. There are a variety of festivals to suit individual needs so you can plan your travel time accordingly. We have covered some famous festivals for your ready reference.
East African Art FestivalEast African Art Festival is held every year by the Kenya National Museum. It is a three-day festival.
Address: National Museum, Museum Hill Road, Nairobi, Kenya
Kenyan Music FestivalA Kenyan Music festival is a famous annual festival of Nairobi, held at the Kenyatta International Conference Center.
Address: The Kenyatta International Conference Centre, P.O. Box 30746 - 00100, Nairobi, Kenya.
Cake FestivalIn the Cake Festival, many professional and home-bakers prepare a variety of cakes and visitors can eat the cakes as much they want. The money collected from tickets is donated to different charities.
Address: Uhuru Gardens, Nairobi, Kenya.
Kenya International Sports Film FestivalKenya International Sports Film Festival shows the synergy that exists between Sports and Film
Address: James Gichuru Road, Nairobi, Kenya.
Slum Film FestivalIt's a platform for promoting and celebrating the talent of the people in slums.
Address: Chai Raod, Nairobi, Kenya.
Kenya Kite FestivalIt is a family event that allows adults to relive their kids to learn something new and exciting through kite flying at a picnic-style event.
Address: Nairobi Polo Club Grounds Nairobi KE, Kenya.
Madaraka DayThe anniversary of self-government, Madaraka Day, is celebrated on 1st June every year.
Kenyatta DayKenyatta day commemorates the heroes who died fighting for independence, celebrated on 20th October every year.
Jamhuri DayCelebrated on 12th December, Jamhuri Day commemorates independence since 1963.
New Years Day
March - April
Good Friday and Easter Monday
Safari Rally Motor Sports
Nairobi International Show