Kilifi New Year

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7 Things To Do in Kilifi

Take A Bike Tour on Bofa Beach Road   Ditch your boda boda (motorbike taxi) guy’s number for an afternoon and rent a bicycle from Kilifi’s Natty Riders. Their guides are  a group of artists and musicians from Kiliifi’s local community trying their hand at biking tours in Kilifi and doing a splendid job of […]

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Food is more than the basic need for survival, food is a longing and desire. Human beings want food almost more than they need food. This is because when done right, good food will make you hear the voice of God herself. At Kilifi New Year, there is always a large range of diverse food […]

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Striving Towards a Greener Festival

CARBON OFFSETTING AT KILIFI NEW YEAR BECAUSE TRY HARD AS WE DO WE STILL LEAVE BEHIND CARBON FOOTPRINTS IN THE SAND Kilifi New Year is built on the principle of sustainability. We choose to work around our natural environment rather than forcing nature to work around us. “Reduce, re-use, recycle” is a much repeated mantra […]

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Kilifi New Year & It’s Contribution Towards The Local Community

Kilifi New Year is a vibrant 3-day festival which traditionally takes place from 30th December until 2nd January and has been doing so every year since its inception in 2013. Hosted and produced by Beneath the Baobabs on 25 acres of Kenyan countryside just outside Kilifi. Formerly a fallow section of Kilifi Plantation, Beneath the […]

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The Importance of Partnerships when Building a Festival

It takes a village to raise a child, and in this context- the child is Kilifi New Year. Buckets and barrels of teamwork and collaboration are required to efficiently pull off this annual fete, an enchanting 3-day festival celebrating the space between one year and the next, betwixt 1000-year-old baobabs and secret citrus orchards. The […]

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