• Over 18 years only!
  • Show will take place rain or shine.
  • Lineup is subject to change.
  • No refunds. All sales are final.
  • Wristband will be required for entrance into the venue.
  • Everyone must have a show wristband for access to the venue, parking lots and camping areas.
  • Wristbands are void when tampered with or removed.


When does the event take place?

The festival is on 10th – 12th November 2017.

Where is the Festival located?

Africa Nouveau will take  place at Small World,  Athi River .  Approximately 50 min drive from Nairobi CBD.

What time is the event?

Gates open at 4pm on Friday and close at 10pm on Sunday. The first act gets on stage at 4pm on Friday, at 12 noon Saturday and 12 noon on Sunday.

How much do tickets cost?

Daily Pass KES 2500 USD 25

Weekend Pass KES 4000 USD40

Camping cost KES 1500 per person per night

How do I buy tickets?

It’s really easy.

Buy them here.

Can I order passes via phone?

No, all passes are ordered via the online ticketing agent

Are single day passes available?


Can I share my festival pass?

No. It’s void once removed. It can only be used by one person.

Is there a Re-entry policy?

Yes, but it only applies to weekend pass holders. Fear not daily passes will be available at the gate all through the festival.

Does a festival pass include a camping spot?

No, camping spots are sold separately and you must purchase a festival pass in order to be able to purchase a camping spot. You do not need to purchase a camping spot if you are staying with your friend in their camping spot.

Are there rental tents available on site?

Yes. Our camping partner is Kifaru Kampers who you can reach on + 254 to reserve your accommodation.

Is there a breakfast option?

There is breakfast available for purchase at the camping area.

Can I sleep or camp in my car? / Is there a parking pass to camp in my car?


Can I bring along own tent to pitch?

Yes, there will be an own tent pitching area. It attracts a KES 500 service fee for the whole weekend.

What if I need a hotel room?

ABC is the exclusive hotel accommodations partner, providing an intuitive and convenient way for music fans to browse hote

What time can I arrive for the festival each day? What time do the gates open?

A: The gates open Friday at 4:00 pm,Saturday , and Sunday at 12:00pm.

Q: Does AN have hot or cold showers?

A: Yes, only portable showers available for CAMPERS ONLY.

Q: Are campers or attendees allowed to have campfires, cook out, or use a barbeque grill?

A: No…no fires or cooking allowed by campers or attendees.

Q: Are pets allowed on the Africa Nouveau grounds.

A: NO… pets are not allowed on the AN grounds.

Can i buy food & drinks at the Festival?

Absolutely. A list of attending food vendors will be available as the festival approaches. Multiple bars throughout the festival offer all your favorite alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

Is there parking spot available on site?

There is parking available on-site. However there will be a  shuttle service to and fro the venue (From KICC CBD to Small World) at a fee of KES ………

Is the Festival  family-friendly?

No. The Festival is not suitable for children. Adults only!