2021 Limited Edition | Lunkulu Island

PRESSER 1/2019

Media Release


Kampala, Uganda
10th June, 2019

For Immediate Release

“Bayimba International Festival Announces Early Bird Tickets only for the month of June”.

Bayimba International Festival celebrates its 12th edition from the 1st – 4th August at the magnificent and adventurous Lunkulu Island – the new home of Bayimba; in Mukono/BuikweDistrict (40km from Kampala, 54km from Jinja).

This year’s festival is curated to be a different of its kind and to tell a story of its home; The festival will mainly future carefully selected performances and productions from Uganda – expressing the true Bayimbaness and Uganda’s creative culture phenomena; a programme offering a diversity in Music, Dance, Theatre, Folklore, Fashion, Film, Photography, Visual arts, Installation arts, New Media, Street Theatre, Light installation, graffiti and many more.

Accessing the Festival venue:

See information via the link here

The Festival Tickets information:

All festival tickets are available online through our ticketing partners – JUMIA, QUICKETS and XENTE.

Here is the information below:

– Early Bird tickets:

  • Full Festival pass – 71k

– Group tickets:

  • 5 People – 50k per person (250k for 5 people)
  • 10 people – 45k per person (450k for 10 people)

– Late purchase and on gate tickets:

  • Full Festival Pass – 95k
  • One Day Pass – 30k

You can buy your ticket on any of our partners links below

Camping arrangement information:

For booking your camping gear, see the information below:

Early Bird tickets:

  • Camping (tent for 2 + mattress + one sleeping bag) – 140k

Late purchase and on gate tickets:

  • Camping (Tent for 2 + Mattress + Sleeping bag) – 180k


Errands Uganda
Beatrice B. Olakha
+256 704182118 or +256 783714915

The 12th Edition of the Bayimba International Festival is made possible by the following supporters:

  • DOEN Foundation
  • Africalia
  • Mimeta
  • Institut Français

And in partnership with

  • Jumia
  • Quicket
  • Xente
  • Music in Africa

For more information, please contact

Media Coordinator
+256-703 215 380