Perth’s Afrobeatz Festival hits the shores of Perth for the second time on the glorious South Perth foreshore. The event will feature award-winning DJ’s and performances by Afro-Beatz icons. There will also be African drumming workshops a chance to get your hair braided or cut in the latest style. There will be African clothing and jewelry for sale at stalls on-site and a sampling of food from The West to the East to the South of the continent of Africa. From jollof rice to bunny chow you’ll be sure to find something yummy to eat.
Come join us for a family-friendly festival where Mama and Papa can take the kids to a magical safari or face painting while playing an interactive game of animal ball games, drumming or making traditional African jewelry pieces whilst channeling their inner African!
Secure your place for an unforgettable day of music, rhythm, culture and dance!
Afrobeatz is a collaborative sound that has spread across the world achieving mainstream success. Singers like Drake and Alicia Keys to artist producers like Major Lazer, Afrobeatz have drawn on it’s infectious beats to flavour their music. Afrobeatz combines a number of different black musical art forms from across the African Diaspora. It takes the sounds of highlife, hip-hop, jazz, dancehall, R & B, house, soul and Africa’s legendary rhythmic percussion and creates something that is thoroughly contemporary.