Kenya Breweries Limited (KBL) has officially unveiled the artists set to headline this year’s edition of the Tusker Oktobafest slated for next month.
Speaking during a press conference held at a Nairobi hotel on Wednesday, Tusker Marketing Manager Christine Mwaura promised revelers two days of immense beer, food and entertainment.
Ms. Mwaura further stated that the festival, which will go down on October 5 and October 6 at the Ngong Racecourse, will also mark 100-year celebration of Tusker.
“The purpose of Tusker Oktobafest is to celebrate everything Kenyan, that is why we have local acts. We plan to bring fashion and vibe to the festival. This will create immersion to consumers and with consumers. This is going to be the event of the year,” said Ms. Mwaura.
Tusker Oktobafest will see over 35 Kenyan artistes and DJs taking to the stage; with Sauti Sol headlining the first day and Khaligraph Jones and Nyashinski headlining the second day of the event.
Other artists also set to perform at the festival include: Sailors Gang, H_art the Band, Nviiri the Storyteller, Blinky Bill, Nadia Mukami, Bensoul, The Kansoul, Jua Cali, Taio Tripper, DJ Kace, Chris Kaiga, Dj Protege and Ochungulo Family.