Chill with Windhoek Express

Currently running
• Artistic Research and Communal Knowledge exhibition at the National Art Gallery until 18 May.
Friday 26 April
• The KosMOS Fees takes place at the Wanderers Sports Club in Windhoek and continues on the 27th. Info: [email protected]
• 16:00 Geraas oppi Plaas presents Phoenix Rising until the 28th. Info: 081 277 6697
• 18:00 Werner van Zyl performs live at Napolitana in Swakopmund, during a bring & braai. A cash bar will be available.
• 19:00 A tribute to Papa Wemba by the Rumba Roots at the Franco-Namibian Cultural Centre. Tickets: N$80 via
• 19:00 The City of Windhoek hosts the /Ae//Gams cultural festival at the municipality's upper parking until the 27th. Info: [email protected] or [email protected]
• 19:00 The Next Ma/Gaisa Star Season 3 Final takes place at the National Theatre. Tickets: From N$250 via
Saturday 27 April
• 08:00 Car Boot Sale at Joe's Beerhouse - clothing only this time! Donations in support of the Lions Club are welcome.
• 09:00 The Windhoek SPCA hosts a yard sale as a fundraiser for animals in need. Donate your stuff now! Deliveries can be made at 145 Robert Mugabe Avenue or call 061 238 654 to make alternative arrangements.
• 18:30 The Night Show Vol. 2 featuring back-to-back hip hop, grime, drill & R&B, takes place at Kiepies Dance Bar in Windhoek until 01:00.
Tuesday 30 April
• 12:00 The Ondangwa Trade & Industrial Exhibition takes place until 4 May, featuring food and beverages, SMEs and much more. Info: 065 240 101.
Friday 3 May
• 15:00 Unam bash at the main campus until late! Tickets: From N$50 via
Saturday 4 May
• 10:00 She Blossoms Girls Conference at The Rendezvous in Walvis Bay. Tickets: N$100, which includes a light lunch, dessert and drinks. Info & tickets: 081 434 5809.
• 11:00 Kiki & Friends host Nostaligia with music, food and fashion at Pequena Lounge in Windhoek. Tickets: N$150 via
• 14:00 Old School Music Fiesta at The Catch at Gutenberg Platz. Early bird tickets cost N$200 and are available via WhatsApp 081 414 9144.
Sunday 5 May
• 12:00 Amis Day Club returns for its 15th edition, promising a day of sun-kissed vibes and non-stop fun until 21:00 at the Stick & Whistle in Olympia. Tickets: From N$150 via
Monday 6 May
• 19:00 The Giovanni Guido Trio present A Jazz Odyssey in the National Theatre. Entrance is free.
Thursday 9 May
• NamBurn - the Namibian Burn based on the principles of the Burning Man festival - takes place at Blumfelde until 14 May. Tickets: Starting from N$400 via
• 20:00 As part of the Tourism Expo, the Carnival of Flames - a fire and dance extravaganza - takes place at the Windhoek Country Club. Tickets: N$155 for adults, N$55 for children (6-12) and free for pensioners and kids under 6. Tickets:
Wednesday 8 May
• 17:00 Good Food Market at The Village in Windhoek. Tickets: N$30 and up via
Friday 10 May
• Camp Rock Namibia takes place until 12 May at Monte Christo Game Farm. Info: 081 719 1888 or [email protected]
Saturday 11 May
• 19:00 Miss Namibia preliminary show at Droombos in Windhoek. Tickets: From N$350 via
• 19:00 Strictly Soul, with music provided by our resident curator and international star DJ Akio alongside special guests to guide you through a night of dancing and singalongs! Tickets: N$100 via
Sunday 12 May
• 11:00 Around the World in One Day - celebrating mothers of the world, at Droombos in Windhoek. Tickets: From N$150 via
Friday 17 May
• 16:00 The Bank Windhoek Seawork Seafood & Music Festival takes place at the Olympia Swimming Pool in the capital until the 18th.
Saturday 18 May
• 13:00 Just for the ladies! The Afrikaans production “5 Vrouens en ek” by Francoise Boyce is performed at the Paintball Centre in Swakopmund. Tickets: N$150 from 081 597 5877.
Saturday 25 May
• 19:00 Ross Learmonth of Prime Circle fame performs live at Sound Garden in Swakopmund. Tickets: N$200 and up, available at the doors.
• 16:00 Bingo Night at Godenfang in Walvis Bay in support of Promiseland. Tickets: N$200 in advance which includes 5 bingo cards, 5 raffle entries and the N$50 entry fee, or N$100 at the doors, which covers 1 bingo card and the N$80 entry fee.
Friday 31 May
• 19:00 SA's Gian Groen and Namibia's Riaan Smit perform live at The Village Garden in Windhoek. Tickets: N$200 via
Saturday 1 June
• 08:00 Farmer's Market at the Windhoek Showgrounds until 13:00. Entrance: N$5 for adults, kids and pensioners for free. Upcoming dates: 29 June, 3 August, 31 August, 2 November, 30 November and 7 December. Info: [email protected]
• 19:00 SA's Gian Groen and Namibia's Riaan Smit perform live at The Village Garden in Windhoek. Tickets: N$200 via
Tuesday 11 June
• 19:00 South African comedian Schalk Bezuidenhout presents Crowd Pleaser at Sound Garden in Swakopmund, with a second show on the 12th. Tickets: From N$200 via
Thursday 13 June
• 19:00 South African comedian Schalk Bezuidenhout presents Crowd Pleaser at the National Theatre in Windhoek. Tickets: From N$200 via
Saturday 29 June
• 08:30 Winter Market at Droombos until 14:00. Entrance: N$10 and up.
• 09:00 The annual Armae "Grootgees Boeremusiekfees" with The Legends, takes place at the venue on the outskirts of Okahandja until 23:45.
Friday 5 July
• Oshakati Bike Fest until the 6th, with live bands, an auction and a Cuca Run. Info: [email protected]
Friday 2 August
• 11:00 Youth Vibez music festival at Moses van der Byl school featuring a variety of local and South African acts takes place until the 3rd. Tickets: N$30 via
Thursday 22 August
• The annual Outjo Game Festival takes place at Sophienhof until the 24th, featuring performances by a host of artists and fun for the whole family! Check out for more info.
Friday 23 August
• The Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair takes place until the 31st. Info:
Wednesday 18 September
• The annual Grootfontein Agricultural Show takes place until the 20th. Check out their Facebook page for more details.
Wednesday 30 October
• The Erongo Business & Expo takes place at the Walvis Bay Civic Centre until 2 November.