Kenyatta University’s Culture Week 2010; Cultural Diversity for Unity 24th – 31st Oct

The Annual Kenyatta University Cultural week is back and has been running from Sunday 24th with a Grand Finale on Sunday 31st Oct at the KICC.

The annual fete brings together the university community in a week full of cultural diversity. This year marks the University’s Silver Jubilee with the theme ‘ Showcasing Cultural Diversity for Unity’

Students performing a Kikuyu folk song at last year’s event

This year’s festival will see the special appearance of guest artists from USA, Turkey, Nigeria, Egypt, Rwanda, Tanzania and Israel for performances at the K.U main campus Bishop square located along Thika Road.
Entrance to the daily events at the campus is free.

The Grand Finale at the KICC’s Tsavo Ballrom will however cost Ksh.500 for VIP, Ksh.200 for Adults, Ksh. 100 for students and Ksh. 50 for children. The event will start from 1pm.

Some of the arts being showcased are: Music, drama, dance, Poetry, sports, martial arts, fine arts exhibition, comedy among others  as well as  the crowning of Mr & Ms. KU.

I did attend last year’s event at the KICC which was quite entertaining, I will definitely not miss this year’s.

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