Ibumba Festival

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Country and Region ZimbabweMatabeleland North
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe
Festival Contact Information

Saimon Mambazo Phiri, Festival Director
Phone: +44 7967584242, or +263 912386386
Email: mbazo@ibumbafestival.com

Festival Description

The Ibumba Festival is a national and international music festival that features a program of performances and workshops. The seven day event takes place at Stanley Square in the Makokoba Township, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Artists descend on Bulawayo from throughout Zimbabwe as well as from other countries. One day is set aside for the international performances.

Festival Dates December 15 - 22, 2010
Festival Links


Other Sources:

Articles and Reviews:
  • Zimbabwe: Ibumba Festival Kicks Off, by Nkululeko Sibanda (The Standard, December 13, 2008)


Practical Info:

  • Stanley Square
    Makokoba township of Bulawayo


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