Fête de Nonvitcha

The festival of Nonvitcha is celebrated in Sèdjè (Cococodji).

For nearly a century, the sons and daughters Popo, Houeda and Xwla gather annually to celebrate Pentecost, at the beach of Grand-Popo.

Every year, thousands gather to celebrate the union between (more…)


Fête de la Gani

Fête de la Gani  is a 7 day annual event generally celebrated in December in Gani.

During the festivities, the Bariba Chief of Nikki (The historic capital of the Baatonu people) is presented gifts by his people and other Bariba (more…)


Festival Djiogbe

Festival Djiogbe, previously known as FIAS, was founded in September 2008.

The festival later changed its name to Festival Djiogbe, and has continued to develop into a small, but popular annual event.

Festival Djiogbe aims to support artistic creativity at (more…)


Zangbeto Ceremony

Zangbetos are the traditional voodoo guardians of the night in the Yoruba religion of Benin and Togo which are known as the “Night watchmen”.

Similar to Egunguns, they are highly revered and act as an unofficial police force patrolling the (more…)