TOP AFRICAN FESTIVAL
Since its inception, MTN Bushfire has encouraged participants and guests alike to heed this call, and in the process the festival has achieved a worldwide reputation for its visionary and authentic approach to raising awareness of the need for social change.
As a celebration of the human spirit, MTN Bushfire encourages the joy of creative expression and invites everyone to contribute and engage through a programme of creative workshops, discussions, art exhibitions and guest speakers. This programme of interactive events enables conversation and debate that leads to a better understanding the issues surrounding us, from community level challenges to global concern.
Bring Your Fire!
BRING YOUR FIRE is MTN Bushfire’s inspiring call to action, a concept that encourages the proactive contribution of the individual. Your Fire is your energy, your spirit, your passion, and your drive to make a difference.
Recently announced by CNN as one of the “7 African music festivals you really have to see”, MTN Bushfire is a celebration of all aspects of creative expression as well as a platform promoting social responsibility, which draws talent and tourists from across Africa and around the world. This three-day event, renowned for eclectic and multi-dimensional programming rooted in world music, boasts a compelling line-up of theatre, poetry, dance, art exhibits & installations, story telling, puppetry, film, and themed workshops. The Festival also features a vibrant handcraft market, family-friendly performances and a dedicated programme in the KidZone. .
2019 Dates Released
Fans are once again urged to book tickets early to avoid disappointment as tickets for MTN Bushfire have sold out for 5 consecutive years. Since Early-bird tickets have sold out, tickets are now available at Pre-sale (Phase 1) prices. Once these run out Phase 2 ticket prices will then commence. Each customer is limited to 10 Pre-sale tickets. Please purchase your ticket in time to take advantage of the reduced rate.