Buyel’Ekhaya Music Festival

The crown of the Eastern Cape, the annual Buyel’Ekhaya Pan African Music Festival is back to celebrate its seventh year of showcasing the best of African music, heritage and cultural diversity.

For the last six years Buyel’Ekhaya has drawn thousands of fans from across the province and the country to its pinnacle all-day music festival showcase that combines jazz, urban, hip hop and house music. Both young and old enjoy the day out at the Buffalo Park Cricket Stadium in East London to see incredible artists wow the crowd and keep them partying well into the night.

Once again this year’s line-up will be nothing short of exceptional, with confirmed artists including:
· Zahara
· Busiswa
· Nathi
· Riky Rick
· Cassper Nyovest
· Mi Casa
· Caiphus Semenya
· Thandiswa
· Zonke

All complemented by a stellar DJ line-up of:
· Lulo Café
· DJ Pastor
· DJ Anda

“This year will be the best one yet!”
With the ongoing support of the Buffalo City Metropolitan Council, the Eastern Cape Provincial Government and the National Department of Arts and Culture, event organiser Mazwai Strategic Communications will ensure this year’s festival will be the best one yet.
“We pride ourselves on the consistently high value offering that we give our audiences year in and year out, as demonstrated by the great artist line-up this year. Many thanks to the supporters of the Buyel’Ekhaya Pan African Music Festival,”, says the event organiser, Nomahlubi Mazwai.

”We have put together a team of the best production, security and communications agencies from across the country to meticulously plan and execute a world-class festival this year. From security services and transport to entry and crowd management and stage and sound production, 2015’s event programme will guarantee a magical experience for all fans,” adds Mazwai.

About Buyel’Ekhaya Pan African Music Festival
Founded in 2009, the event has grown from 5,000 people in year one, to 40,000 in 2014. With a renewed vision to consolidate attendance figures and execute world-class security and production, 2015 will see East London’s cricket stadium return to its capacity of 22,000.

Event information
Date: Sunday, 20 December 2015
Time: 12pm – 5am
Venue: Buffalo Park Cricket Stadium, East London
Tickets: R200 for general access and R50 for cooler boxes
Tickets available from Computicket:

Get your tickets early before this year’s event sells out. Absolutely no one without a valid ticket will be allowed entry and no tickets will be on sale at the gate.

Visit #Buyelekhaya2015 online for updates, news, artist information and more:

Twitter: @Buyelekhaya2015


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