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Issamba: La Nuit du Balafon & Ngoni-Kora Night

February 23 @ 8:00 PM - 2:00 AM

#africafest
Join us on February 23rd for an African Style Cabaret Night with ISSAMBA.

Join us for unforgettable evening to the depths of African rhythms with ISSAMBA!

ISSAMBA is an interactive musical spectacle that showcases African Roots, Rhythms & Music, featuring world-renowned African-born artists.

Issamba means “come together” in Cameroon

ISSAMBA promotes and brings together music from across African cultures to present a unified African groove.

ISSAMBA’s artists travel from abroad, gracing your city with their special talents and aspects of their culture.

ISSAMBA, a 90 minute show that gives you a glimpse into the rich and diverse musical culture of Africa, an invaluable experience. The fusion of song, dance and music makes by ISSAMBA’s artists creates a robust and spectacular cultural alloy that nobody can resist!

Admission:
Pre-sale $30/Door $40
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SSAMBA After Show Party till 2:00 am
(cover charge for the party in come after 10:00 pm)
Music by our Afrobeats Ambassadors Dj.Vinnie.Bugatti & Guests
https://www.facebook.com/dj.vinnie.bugatti/
Cash bar available *(no minors please)*
$10 in advance & $15 at the door
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Accessibility:
– The Victoria Event Centre currently does not have an operational elevator, and there is one long flight of stairs at the venue entrance. If you would like to attend the event but require assistance with accessing the space, please contact us at events@victoriaeventcentre.ca and VEC staff will do their best to accommodate.
– More detailed venue accessibility info is available at https://victoriaeventcentre.ca/attendees/accessibility/
– Washrooms are for all genders.

AFRICAN HERITAGE MONTH//Black History Month is significant to Black-Canadian history in many ways. This month honors the legacy of Canadians, past and present. The month is also important for providing communities with insight into the experiences of black Canadians.
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Our gratitude and respect to the W̱SÁNEĆ, Lekwungen, Songhees & Esquimalt people as we are mindful that this event will be taking place on unceded territories of these peoples.

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Details

Date:
February 23
Time:
8:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/918575361656782/

Venue

Victoria Event Centre
1415 Broad Street
Victoria,BCV8W 2B2Canada
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