Category Ghana Festivals

Dumba festival

This festival is celebrated  in Wa by the Chiefs and people in of the Wala Paramouncy. The Dumba festival is celebrated  in September or October every year, it serves as an occasion to unite the people of the area, renew

Kwahu Easter

This festival is celebrated in all the Kwahu communities, it is a festival of the Chiefs and people which comes off every year. Though traditionally a Christian celebration of the death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ, it serves

Dipo Festival

Dipo is celebrated in April by the people of Manya and Yilo Krobo in the towns of Krobo Odumase and Somanya, about 80 kilometres north of Accra. The mode of celebration is that, adolescent girls are adorned in beautiful

Damba Festival

Damba celebrated by the Mamprusis. The main venue of the celebration is Bawku and its environs. It is held between the months of July and August. Originally linked with Islam to mark the birth of Mohammed, the festival has gradually

Bugum-Lobre (Fire Festival)

This festival is celebrated by the Dagombas in the Northern Region. The festival comes off on the ninth appearance of the new moon each year. During the festival fire bands are made from grass and used to

Borborbor Festival

This festival is celebrated in Kpando  by  the Chiefs and people of Akpini Traditional Area. It is celebrated in the last week of August every year and attracts lovers of music and the citizens of the developments of