Vanessa Mdee to headline New Year's Eve party at the Diani Beach Festival


Tanzanian Pop Princess, Vanessa Mdee, currently high flying with a new banger “Bounce” is set to deliver an unforgettable showcase to usher in New Year’s Day on 31st Dec at the Diani Bach Festival (DBF) - East Africa’s premiere music and entertainment festival.

The festival kicked off on 9th December, 2017 and will run till 2nd of Jan, 2018 at the Diani Beach Club - Safari Alliance Hotel, right on the beach. DBF will present a series of world-class concert performances that include the MTV award winners, Best Group in Africa, Sauti Sol, who lit up the performance stage on Monday 11th of Dec.

DBF opened on Saturday 9th of December in style with UK label HedKandi and artists: DJ Malin Linnea and Ellie Sax performing in full glare of fireworks.

Hosting more than 10 mega concerts and events featuring an array of amazing international music acts drawn from across Africa and abroad at the Beach Club by night, DBF will feature dynamic and talented female DJ Gloria Ansell from Hong Kong/Australia, Beatboxing artist from UK, PeteBox, Kenyan Roots & Culture reggae band, Roots Connection and renowned DJs drawn from around Kenyan top cities: among them DJ Mkuzi and Crème de la Crème.

Other events will include a wgLIVE X showcase (29th Dec) featuring Barak Jacuzzi, Steph Kapela, Taio, Shappaman, EA Wave, Marushka and Meka. DJs across all events will include Suraj, Lee The Deejay, Beng Beng, Riz, Kace, Pierra, Wijje and Hypnotiq, among others.

Showcasing one of Kenya’s best tourism destinations – Diani – also as a prime spot for luxury entertainment, DBF daytime activities will include Extreme Sports such as a 10-day Skydive Boogie in partnership with Skydive Diani, bringing together 500 people from over 32 different countries. Other events to run throughout the day will include a mix of air, on land and in the sea activities like Jet Skiing, Yoga, Scuba Diving, Skydiving, Deep sea Fishing, Beach Volleyball, among others.

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