Africa Oyé, the UK’s largest free festival dedicated to African music and culture is set to take place this weekend, June 22-23 of 2013 at Sefton Park in Liverpool. The festival is free and open to all.
In addition to top African and African-diaspora acts, the festival includes The Oyé Village where you will find traders of food and drink from all over the world, arts & crafts, African clothing, hair demonstrations, face painting and much more.
Performers include JAY (Cape Verde), Yaaba Funk (Ghana/UK), Atongo Zimba (Ghana), Dele Sosimi (Nigeria/UK) and Mokoomba (Zimbabwe) among others.
Unfortunately, no artiste from East Africa will be performing at the prestigious music festival.