Basha Uhuru Youth Festival 2017


In celebration of Youth Day, Constitution Hill will have a number of fun events lined up to commemorate this special day. Expect art exhibitions, films, a heritage cycling tour and a music festival – all FREE. 

What Is It?

Basha Uhuru is back for its fifth edition, featuring art exhibitions, film screenings, creative dialogues, a heritage cycling tour and a music festival, all spaced out over five days. This creative and exciting festival commemorates the youth of 1976 in their fight for freedom and equality and the coming-of-age of our constitution, which is celebrating its 21st anniversary. Check out the festival programme below to see what’s in store:

21 June 2017 – Conversations of Freedom

  • 18:00 to 21:00
  • Conversations of Freedom Creative Dialogues
  • Free admission

22 June 2017 – Expressions of Freedom

  • 17:00 to 21:00
  • Expressions of Freedom Exhibition Contemporary art exhibition showcasing work by emerging and established young artists
  • Free admission

23 June 2017 – Visions of Freedom

  • 18:00 to 22:00
  • Visions of Freedom – Film Fest
  • Free admission

24 June 2017 – Heritage Cycle & Sounds of Freedom Music Concert

  • 09:00 to 13:00 – Heritage Cycle (with Fixin Diaries)
  • 12:00 to 23:00 – Sounds of Freedom Music Concert with two stages
  • Free admission (tickets required for entry – free tickets on Webticket)

25 June 2017 – Comedy and Family Picnic (with Locrate)

  • Free admission (tickets required for entry – free tickets on Webticket.

Booking is essential for the free music concert. Keep an eye out on their Facebook event page for a booking link. 

When Is It?

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 to Sunday, 25 June 2017. See programme above for times.

Where Is It?

Constitution Hill, 11 Kotze Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg.

How Much Is It?

Entrance is FREE, however tickets from Webtickets are required for entry.

For More Information

For more information about this event, visit their Facebook event page.

2017-06-21 00:00:00 2017-06-25 18:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg Basha Uhuru Youth Festival 2017 http://www.joburg.co.za/basha-uhuru-youth-festival-2017/ Constitution Hill, 11 Kotze Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg. Joburg.co.za events@conhill.org.za

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One thought on “Basha Uhuru Youth Festival 2017

  1. this is an awesome programm, am so adamant that we Still have the opportunity to Commemorate The days of 1976, where our mother’s, father’s,grandparents and the hero’s and heroines who fought for our Freedom and showjng the spirit of Ubuntu.

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