All is set for Ghana’s maiden Festival of Lights

Famed for its historical significance and symbolism, Ghana’s iconic Independence Square is the perfect destination for the first-ever and Accra’s new entrance to its Christmas festivities - Festival of Lights this December.

Festival of Lights

From the 22nd to the 23rd of December, the square will be home to some of the brightest and most immersive light experiences ever witnessed by the capital. The festival of lights is a reimagination of the nativity story told in the Ghanaian way.

The widely acknowledged Ghanaian hospitality coupled with the joy that the end of the year brings will be the backdrop for this two-day event filled with culture, fun attractions and interactive art installations.

Experience dazzling neon glows of lights in the most enchanting setting, the aroma of great food from across the country while you explore the events ground home of Ghana's iconic star and dance to live music from cultural music and dance troupes.

Available also will be signature art installations to help guests freeze memories with a picture or two.


Guests are invited to take a walk through attractions like the village Nativity Scene, Tunnel of lights, enjoy the Xmas Dance Troupe or live band folk music band and the best fireworks display this city will experience climaxed with a first of its kind Laser lights show and Masquerade show.

The interactive art & creative installations will allow guests to explore an Afrocentric-themed Yuletide trip.

Celebrate Ghanaian music, the magic of the season and premium fun at Independence Square for GHs 100 for singles, 150 for couples and 350 for a family of 4.

This event is brought to you by KAPT LLC & Nebular Group in partnership with Beyond The Return, National Folklore Board and the Office of Diaspora Affairs


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