Folk Fusion is hosting the first edition of its concert series dubbed Flava Edition this Saturday 25th May at Paradise Gardens, off Kiambu Road. The event is sponsored by Manyatta Cider.

This edition will feature performances by Okello Max, the Atoti/Cham Thum hit-makers Watendawili, Benga popstar Serro, Omutibo specialist Fadhilee Itulya, and the new kids on the block, Shad Muziki and We Are Nubia. It will also feature DJ Mura and Ally Fresh and will hosted by the duo from the Mic Cheque Podcast, Chaxy and Mariah.

Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to elevate their flava courtesy of assorted fashion, interior design, body art, and accessory vendors at the Folk Soko.

Folk Fusion event manager, Simon Maina said, “This edition of Folk Fusion promises a flavorful experience filled with music, art, and celebration.”

Tickets are Ksh. 2,500 in advance and Ksh. 3,000 at the gate. Purchase them here

Folk Fusion released its 2024 schedule which promises 2 other editions in June, August, and November, with an annual pass ticket on sale here The other events will be on August 3 and November 30.

Folk Fusion is a cultural event that was founded by fusion musician Ayrosh in 2018. The event aims to mobilize artists to collaborate, tackle topical issues and embrace diversity in language and culture. Artists of different disciplines converge at Folk Fusion to showcase, promote and sell their art. The event was initially hosted at 910 James Gichuru and thereafter Levilla Gardens in Kikuyu, Havillah Cornerstone Ranch and now Paradise Gardens.