The Buyel' ekhaya Pan African Cultural Festival is a highlight on the East London calendar and so, naturally it returns this year for its ninth consecutive installment.
The festival promises to attract more than just an East London crowd with acts including Oliver Mtukudzi, Black Coffee, Ringo Madlingozi, Zahara, Berita, Amanda Black, Vusi Nova, Distruction Boyz, DJ Tira, Ntando, Lady Zamar and many more.
This year also sees the return of the Buyel' ekhaya Fashion Development Programme. Launched for the first time at last year's festival, it gives emerging Eastern Cape designers intense skills development and mentorship programme with top designers Thula Sindi and David Tlale.
Tickets are on sale now and will set you back R200 for general admission and R50 for cooler box entry.