AfrikaBurn Streetopia


If you’ve been to AfrikaBurn, chances are you’d have caught this act on the Off-Centre Camp Stage – and we have the pleasure of wamkelekile’ing them right back to the streets of Obs! They are the amazing Bandless, they drop deeply infectious grooves – and you’ll be able to catch them on the Afroboratory Stage at 1:30pm. Thank you to Hlubi, Sibusiso and Sandile for joining us again, and for this shot of them in Tankwa Town.

The Shrine (With Respect to Fela)

Named in honour of the Lion of the Kalakuta Republic – Fela Anikulapo-Kuti – The Shrine’s set to shake what your mama gave ya, check it out! Massive gratitude to boss & minister of musical culture, Cuito Naude and everyone else involved in making this stage happen! The Shrine Stage Schedule: 10 am – 2pm: The Other Records 2pm to close: J-Cue Sibs Blaqkongo Keith Virgo Cuito (set times for this stage are subject to the creative whims of the performers – catch them on the fly, on the day)

Ilukuluku Fundraiser

Ours is a family-friendly community collaboration – so it’s with great pleasure that we can confirm that the fabulous Ilukuluku – Temple of Curiosity at Afrika Burn crew will be hosting a fundraiser that kicks off in the afternoon! This is a great way for anyone who wants to dance after our event schedule ends to find their feet and support a great project that’ll rise from the dust at AfrikaBurn 2020 – Afroboratory. Support!


The wheel of the year is turning, and as we all breathe a collective sigh of relief at the downpours of welcome rain, our event team are already planning Streetopia 2018. Obviously, because the entire event is open to you and your creative contributions, performances and public art, not even our team know what this year’s event will look like. But what we do know is that the date for us all to get dressed up and gather again is Saturday December 1st! We look forward to seeing the Obs… Read More »2018 DATE CONFIRMED!