It’s #IJGB season people! If you are yet to catch up with the trend, “IJGB’ is an acronym for ‘I Just Got Back’ and it was coined in reference to Nigerians Cool kids living in diaspora (the abroad) who make their way down to the motherland Naija just in time for the holidays.
There is no doubt that December is in fact the LITest (yea, that’s a word in my vocabulary) month of the year in Nigeria, especially in Lagos, and as such, there are a plethora of events you can attend to get your groove on this season. It’s time to get turnt people, here are some of the events happening in Lagos that you do not want to miss this December:
Brymo at Terraculture
Brymo is definitely one of the best artistes Nigeria has produced and his concert is an event to attend! Scheduled to hold on Saturday 9th of December, 2017, the concert will be headlined by Brymo alongside his band, The Lagos Tout and an array of other instrumentalist and performers. Get tickets to this event HERE
The Lagos Urban Fashion Show
The Lagos Urban Fashion Show will hold on the 10th of December,2017 at the Balmoral Hall,Federal Palace Hotel,Victoria Island,Lagos. If you are a lover of fashion and you’ve got that swag that makes cool kids tick, then register for this event HERE.
Fela and The Kalakuta Queens
Fela and the Kalakuta Queens is a stage play that chronicle Fela’s birth, rebirth, activism and his non-traditional family. Contrary to popular belief, Fela’s Queens were not prostitutes and low lives. They were dancers and members from his performances and they were more than that. They were a source of strength and inspirational support to Fela. They endured intimidation and torture from the Police and the general public. The event is happening December 17, 2017 and ends January 7, 2018. If you are a fan of the afrobeat legend and his beautiful dancers, then this is a musical you could enjoy! Get tickets to this event HERE.
OLAMIDE IN CONCERT
With hit singles like WO, and a brand new album, “Lagos Na Wa”, Olamide is set to give back to his fans in a big way this December. Organized by YBNL, Red & Axla, Pentagon and Powered by the Lagos State Government, this year’s edition is slated to hold at the Teslim Balogun Stadium Surulere, Lagos on the 17th December, 2017 at 12noon. This concert is not free guys, get your tickets HERE.
The Burna Boy Show
BurnaBoy in conjunction with BAVENT is cooking up a lit concert this December and you do not want to miss it. Date is December 17th, gates open 6pm while the concert Starts at 7.30pm. Venue is the Balmoral Convention Center, Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. Get tickets to the event HERE.
After pulling a Beyoncé on fans and stealthily dropping 27, his latest album on us, Falz is definitely one to look forward to seeing this yuletide season. So get ready for the Falz Experience, his first headline show happening on December 20, 2017. Get your tickets to The Falz Experience HERE.
Wizkid LIVE In Concert
Starboy Wizzy has had a LIT 2017 and what better way to end the year than with his fans in Lagos that “know his story” eh? Wizkid will be live at the Eko Convention Centre on December 24th and its the perfect Christmas eve event for you and your friends! Tickets are sold by Flytime TV only and you can get them HERE.
One Night Stand With Adekunle Gold
I love Adekunle Gold! His music is awesome and I think this concert will be amazing. The live music concert will showcase the Urban High life singer and his band, The79th Element, thrill and entertain the audience with classy and authentic performances. Adekunle Gold plans to light up the stage this December with his unique sound and electrifying performances in this ground breaking concert. The concert is happening at the Balmoral Convention Centre, Victoria Island on December 26, 2017. Get your tickets to the event HERE.
Unofficial Christmas Party
So 2017 The Unofficial Christmas Party, themed “Party In White” is just a few weeks away and from what I have read, the party is for Corporate individuals who just want to let their hair down and unknot their ties for the end of the year. Sounds like a cool place to hang out right? You can get more information about this party which will feature the likes of Tiwa Savage, Bovi and more HERE
DAVIDO 30Billion Tour – Lagos
O.B.O will be bringing the 30 Billion Tour to oLagos and its going to be an exciting event! Davido has definitely had a few hits this year and its safe to say this is a concert you do not want to miss! Get your tickets to this event HERE.
There you have it people, I hope you have found this guide useful and are getting ready to get your groove on because its about to be a LITUATION!