OKYIR FESTIVAL 2023
October 8 @ 7:00 am - October 16 @ 8:00 pm
The Okyir Festival is an annual event celebrated by the people of Akan in Ghana, West Africa. It is a harvest festival that typically takes place between September and October. During this festival, the Akan people give thanks to their deities and ancestors for the bountiful harvest and seek their blessings for the upcoming year.
The festival is marked by various cultural activities including traditional dances, music, feasting, and colorful processions. It’s an important time for the community to come together, strengthen social bonds, and celebrate their cultural heritage.