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Kumasi

Day 4 - Akwasidae Festival (Kumasi)

Experience the vibrant Akwasidae Festival in Kumasi. This cultural event offers a unique opportunity to witness the Ashanti people's deep-rooted traditions and a chance to see the court in full regalia, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Day 4 - Akwasidae Festival (Kumasi)
Day 4 - Akwasidae Festival (Kumasi)

Time & Location

Jul 06, 2025, 12:00 AM – 11:50 PM GMT

Kumasi, Kumasi, Ghana

About the Event

Experience the vibrant Akwasidae Festival in Kumasi, where the rich heritage of the Ashanti Kingdom comes alive with colorful ceremonies, traditional music, and dance. This cultural event offers a unique opportunity to witness the Ashanti people's deep-rooted traditions and a chance to see the court in full regalia, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Plan for the Day:

  • Have full breakfast and pack snacks
  • Experience Akwasidae - Akwasidae is an important festival celebrated by the Ashanti people in Ghana, West Africa. Held every six weeks, on a Sunday, this festival has been celebrated for centuries, paying homage to ancestors and community. It is held on the grounds of the Manhyia Palace. The word “Akwasidae” means “the day of the sacred stool” in the Ashanti language. The sacred stool is an important symbol of the Ashanti people and represents the unity and strength of their community.
  • Group Dinner at local restaurant

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