Events

Performing Arts in Gaborone

Maitisong Festival

Botswana's largest performing-arts festival has been running since 1987 and is held over seven days in late March or early April. It features an outdoor program of music, theatre, film and dance, as well as an indoo…
Cultural in Maun

Maun Festival

A two-day celebration with plenty of music, parades, poetry, theatre, craftwork, dance and food; visual arts also feature. The festival raises funds for local schools while commemorating northwestern Botswana’s rich…
Film in Gaborone

Ditshwanelo Human Rights Film Festival

A series of screenings on various human rights subjects is held at the AV Centre, Maru a Pula School, during this festival, and guest speakers are invited to talk about their experiences.
Dance in Gaborone

Traditional Dance Competition

Fairly low-key festival, but watch local media for details.