Ghana Festivals

Ghana Festivals

Ghana is famous for its colorful traditional  festivals and Durbars celebrated yearly in different parts of the country.

1.Akwasidae                              Place: Manhyia, Kumasi            Time: Every three weeks

2.Aboakyer                                            Winneba                                            1st Sat. in May

3.Akwambo                                            Nyakrom/Agona Swedru                     August

4.Asafotufiam                                          Ada                                                   July/August

5.Apoo                                                    Wenchi/Techiman                             October

6.Bakatue                                                Elmina                                             1st Tues. in July

7.Damba                                                  Tamale, Wa                                      July/August

8.Dipo (puberty rite)                                 Odumase                                           February

9.Dodoleglime                                          Ve Traditional Area                            November

10.Fao                                                      Navrongo                                         January

11.Fetu Afahye                                        Cape Coast                                       1st Sat in September

12.Fiok                                                     Centime                                           December

13.Fofie Yam Festival                             Nchiraa                                               October

14.Gologo                                                 Talensi, Tong-Zuf                              March

15.Gmayem                                              Manya Krobos (Odumase)               October

16.Homowo                                               Accra                                              August/September

17.Hogbetsotso                                       Anloga                                              1st Sat in November

18.Kloyosiplem                                       Yilo Krobo (Somanya)                        November

19.Kobine                                                  Lawra                                             September

20.Kundum                                               Axim (Takoradi)                               August/September

21.Mmoaninko                                        Ofinso                                                November

22.Odwira                                                  Akropong                                         September

 

Source: www.VibeGhana.com