Burkina Faso entertainment

Top Choice Live Music in Ouagadougou

Petit Bazar

A pleasant watering hole by day and live music venue by night, with bands every night from 8pm. Especially popular are traditional music nights; go in, ask what's on, and join in the dancing.
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Le Bois d'Ébène

One of the best venues in town for live music. Local bands come to play Afrobeat and there's always lots of dancing. Concerts held Thursday to Sunday.
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Institut Français

The French cultural centre has one of the best line-ups of Burkinabé and West African musicians, theatre directors, cinema and visual artists.