Upcoming Events

The richness and diversity of Ghanaian culture, combined with the desire to preserve ancient traditions and customs, has inevitably created a host of cultural festivals and Ghana events to be celebrated throughout the year. Other national events in Ghana added to the calendar below will give visitors a rich Ghanaian experience akin to no other. Plan your holiday in Ghana to coincide with one of these great upcoming Ghana events, celebrations or festivals. Don't hesitate to contact us for help in finding the right Ghana accommodation as you plan your trip.

Awukudae Festival
(08 Jul 2017 - 23 Dec 2017 )

Awukudae is a series of festivals that take place every Sunday at about 6 week intervals.  It is a celebration of the milestones of the Ashanti Empire, and stool which is the embodiment of the soul of the Ashanti people.  The root of the meaning of Awukadae is to take a break from the real world and celebrate and focus on the spiritual world, so one can then continue to carry on with one’s purpose. 

Mmoaninko Festival
Place: Mmoaninko Festival  (01 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017 )

This festival brings the Offinso people together to plan and organise themselves for the development of the coming year.

Hobgetsotso Festival
Place: Anlo - Volta Region  (03 Nov 2017 )

* A festival of chiefs and people which comes off in the first week of November.

* The grand durbar falls on the first Saturday of November every year.

Nsaaso Festival
Place: Mpasaaso –Ashanti Region  (01 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 )

This festival bring together the Mqasaaso people with their chiefs for a celebration of the hospitality of the kings. 

Nkyidwoo Festival
Place: Esumegya – Ashanti Region  (01 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018 )

The festival unites people of Ashanti descent. During the Esumegya event, ancestral sites of importance and routes are visited. This celebration is held annually in March. 

Independence Day Celebrations
Place: Accra  (06 Mar 2018 )

Ghana's attainment of independence from it colonial master, Britain, is historic because it was the first black African country to gain independence and it sparked the chain of events that got many other African countries their freedom from colonial rule.  The leader then was the Pan-Africanist Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.

Aboakyer Festival
Place: Winneba  (03 May 2018 )

The  Aboakyer Festival is celebrated by the people of Simpa or Winneba in the Central Region of Ghana.