Addis Ababa Weekend Event Guide | Feb. 15-17, 2019 Friday


Friday, Feb. 15

What is Art? | 2 pm

Pushkin Hall (Piassa)

What is Art? We will discuss its relationship with philosophy, politics, leadership, business, life and spirituality. Musical expert Sertitse Fresibhat and Philosophy Teacher Yonas Zewude will be the guests on the discussion. All of you are invited to join us!

Friday Night at Bellevue |

Bellevue Hotel and Spa

Live performances by famous singers Mehader, Ephrem, Dawit, Tarekegn, and Addis at Bellevue Hotel &Spa, City View Lounge.

For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

Motion and Emotion: a collective art exhibition | 6:30pm-8pm

Alliance Ethio-franchise

Entrance: free

This is a collective exhibition presenting the works of four Ethiopian contemporary visual artists Surafel Amare, Tiemar Tegene, Selome Mulugeta, and Alexander Tadesse.

For more info visit their Facebook event page

Addis Agora Speakers Club Addis Ababa session 51 | 6pm – 8pm

Kaleb Hotel (Near to Edna mall)

For more info contact Mr.Rajendra Singh +251911209569

Learn public speaking and leadership skills, communicate more effectively, deliver great presentations in all sorts contexts, sharpen your critical thinking and debating skills, increase your self-confidence, assertiveness and ability to defend your interests, and more skills through a custom educational program and local clubs where people meet, learn and practice in a friendly and supportive environment.

For more info visit their Facebook event page

Showcasing by Genius Business Solution Ventures | 8 am

Addis Ababa Stadium

We are showcasing all our products at Addis Ababa stadium and we are giving all the products 50% discount. Visit their Facebook event page for more info.

Sheger Tour 2019 | 9am- Feb 16 11pm

Ghion Hotel Jazz Club

Trio Kazanchis +2 celebrates its 10th anniversary with a new release called Sheger, and a tour through Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania, including an appearance at the renowned Sauti za Busarsa Festival on Zanzibar Catch us somewhere in East-Africa!

For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

Saturday, Feb. 16

Taste of Addis | 11am-10pm

Ghion Hotel

Entrance: 150 ETB

Taste of Addis is back! Great food! Great music, Saturday and Sunday. No admittance for anyone under the age of 21 premises under the new law. For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

True Love | 3 pm – 6 pm

Panorama Hotel (Megenagna)

It’s a program that’s designed to teach young adults about matters of the heart. All over the world young people jump into relationships they do not know about. As a result, many make big mistakes that negatively affect their future. True love is designed to give directions to young adults who are willing to learn about heart issues and make the best decisions about life. Registration is free on Facebook. For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

Introducing Co-working & Co-living | 9:30am – 11:30am

American Centre (Nala Bherawi)

This networking event aims to bring entrepreneurial-minded people together. We want to start a Co-working and Co-living space for entrepreneurs in Addis. The input of the event will be used to setup an ideal space for the highly motivated community. We have a vision of a better future and want you to join us! For more info, visit their Facebook event page

Ethiopia Reading Festival | 9 am

KB Academy (Bole Bulbula)

Enjoy the reading festival of Ethiopis. Please call 0975222222 for more info.

Zodiac Series: Aquarius | 2 pm

The face of Addis (Rahem building Megenagna near Maraton Motors)

Tickets 150 ETB, Free Beers Till 6 pm

Welcome to Zodiac! This is our new monthly series, which will take place at the venue with the cities best view-Face of Addis. This month we celebrate the airy and fleeting Aquarius, we will dance in jubilation towards being progressive, original and independent. For detailed info visit their Facebook event page.

Design Lovers Day: The Best of Design Week 2019 | 12pm-6pm

Kana Studio ( Wollo Sefer)

Something fun and chill to enjoy Saturday with your fire da join kana studio warehouse to enjoy the best of DWAA 2019 exhibits, presentations from industry innovators, food trucks, music and more.

Reggae Dancehall Saturdays | 8 pm

Color Nite Bar (Bole Medhanialem, behind Sheger building)

Join Ras Seyoume & Amy + special guests for a night of cool reggae music! Cocktails, BBQ, and more. For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

Michael Belayneh, Tsedi and Vahe ft. Zemen band | 9 pm

Romina Lounge and Restaurant (Kazanchis, Nega City Mall)

Come and have a wonderful time with your friends and family, with live performances of Michael Belayneh, Tsedi, and Vahe ft. Zemen band.

SUNDAY, Feb. 17

Baz-unch| 1:30pm-4:30pm

Villa Verde Addis Ababa (Kirkos behind St Yared Church)

Baz-unch is BACK! A fun-filled day for the whole family. Live music, a delicious Brunch & fabulous Crafts. Come shop, eat, and enjoy!

Poolside Pop-Up: Design + Farmers Market|12pm-6pm

Laphto Complex

If you want to kick back and enjoy your Sunday afternoon join the best of #DWAA2019 with a curated selection of fashion, home decor, gourmet produce, and lifestyle accessories while enjoying grilled delights, refreshing drinks, and music. Visit their Facebook event page

Literature Night and Photo Exhibition: 83rd Anniversary of  St. George | 6am-12pm

National Theatre

All of you are invited to celebrate the 83rd anniversary of St. George. For more info visit their Facebook event page.