Carnival in Windhoek

Mbapira/Enjando Street Festival

Windhoek’s big annual bash is held in March around the city centre. It features colourful gatherings of dancers, musicians and people in ethnic dress.

Beer in Windhoek


True to its partially Teutonic background, Windhoek stages this festival towards the end of October – beer-lovers should not miss it.

Agriculture in Windhoek

Windhoek Show

In late September or early October the city holds this agricultural show, on the showgrounds near the corner of Jan Jonker and Centaurus Sts.

Carnival in Windhoek

Windhoek Karneval (WIKA)

This German-style carnival takes place in late April and features music performances, a masked ball and a parade down Independence Ave.