What’s on this weekend?

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There’s always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to do this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Artefact as Art

The ‘Artefact as Art’ project addresses the creation of contemporary heritage in the post-colonial context, integrating present-day artistic practice in public spaces with the examination of ethnographic history. Hosted by Kurema, Kureba, Kwiga the ‘Artefact as Art’ exhibition will be opening today from 5pm to 9pm at Kandt House Museum of Natural History, Kigali.

Ubuntu Soul Session

Afrogroov and Shavu & Wu bring you live music with Ubuntu Soul Session. Ubuntu Soul Session is about interconnectedness and the aim is to inject humanity and purpose in the way we build our social life, design events and create innovative cultural experiences. For this Ubuntu Soul Session, there will be a plethora of diaspora talents, local, regional and international artistes in various fields of performances who will showcase their art, vision of unity and connectedness through sonic storytelling with musicians, DJ’s and rappers all under the same roof.  Special guests include Nganji Arnaud (Rwanda) & DJ Wild Lion (Germany). It’s happening today from 8pm to 3am at White Horse, Kigali.


Have fun with family and friends as you watch the latest movies, Equalizer 2, and Hotel Transylvania 3, showing this weekend at Century Cinema, Kigali located at Kigali City Tower. Showtime is 4pm to 9:30pm.

Night clubs

If you are still looking for places to hang out this weekend, we have you covered. Kigali has a number of night spots that include The Junction, Chillax Lounge, K-Club, Envy club, and People’s Club.

Compiled by Sharon Kantengwa