All road leads to the Eko Atlantic tomorrow 26 March 2016. The buzz is everywhere, Lagos is heating up. It is going to be massive.
Gates will open at 12:00 noon and the first 500 attendees get free drink vouchers courtesy of Stronbow. At 1pm there will be volleybal and footbal competition where celebrity teams are expected to slug it out with fan teams and the winning team cart away N50,000 cash prize.
Beach Soccer Tournament is scheduled to hold at 1pm while the beach volleyball tournament will hold at 3pm .
For the Art lovers, Indigo Arya and Myles Igwe are on hand to give attendees an handful of paintings and photographs for exploration and visualize the beauty that emanates from the African continent.
Sanwo offline payment is also on standby to provide bracelets loaded with cash. This is to tell you that for the very first time, GidiFest is going cashless. The bracelet comes with a pre-loaded N3,000 which you can top up with any amount as you please. Instead of paying with cash or even an atm, attendees can effect payments at the festival through a simple wrist swipe.
The bracelets are given to you on entry and can be loaded at the entrance with a minimum of N3,000 on the first recharge. You can top up with any value thereafter. Your cashless bracelet can be loaded by cash or debit/credit card at any of the dedicated top-up areas or look out for roaming Top Up staff. A N100 Refundable Deposit for the card will be levied against your initial purchase. You can check your balance at bars, food stations and top-up stations. Refunds for the card deposit & remaining bracelet balance will be processed on site from 10pm. Refunds will be processed in notes only & no refunds will be processed after the event.
Remember, you need to treat your bracelet like cash. If you lose your bracelet you will need to purchase a new one and load up again.
There is also going to be free Wi-Fi provided by Hyperia which gives attandeed opportunity to keep with the #GidiFest16 on social media.
Remember, there is food, food, food for those who would want to have a taste of the our local delicacies and other variety of dishes from accross the continent. Remember! you bracelet will give access to all these.
I know you are pretty much excited right now..LOL
Nomuzi and Sensei Uche gets the main party started at 4:40 pm and top musicians Tiwa Savage, Phyno, Yemi Alade, Adekunle Gold, Small Doctor are expected to provide scintillating performances as usual.
If you are not simply at GidiFest16, then you are missing the biggest event in Lagos yet.
Date: Saturday, March 26, 2015
Time: 12 PM
Venue: Eko Atlantic, Victoria Island, Lagos
Ticket: Regular N2, 000 | VIP N10, 000
Tickets are available NOW at www.gidifest.com. You can also get online tickets at Deal Dey, Afritickets, Ariiya Tickets, Naija Ticket Shop, Eazitickets, Nairabox, Ticket Extra. Get yours and keep it a date with us at GidiFest2016.