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Fun Places in Accra, Ghana to Visit This Weekend

From A Night of the Classics at Republic Bar to Amapiano & Brunch, there’s no shortage of fun spots to explore in Accra.

Whether you are a local or a visitor, Accra is a city that has something to offer everyone. From its vibrant nightlife to its delicious food, Accra is a city that is without a doubt well able to keep you entertained. This week, there are a number of exciting events happening in Accra. If you’re looking for something to do on the weekend, you can join in for a celebration of your favorite classic tunes from all over the globe, enjoy infectious vibes at Ghana’s most popular amapiano party, sing karaoke for a chance to win a cash prize, and much more! No matter what you’re looking for, you are sure to find something to enjoy in Accra. So come and explore this vibrant city and make some memories that will last a lifetime!

A Night of the Classics at Republic Bar

Republic Bar and Grill invites you to step back in time and groove to the rhythms of yesteryears at "A Night of the Classics," a nostalgia-filled evening celebrating old-school tunes at Ghana's most beloved bar. Transport yourself to a bygone era as our DJs spin the timeless classics that have defined generations, from soulful Motown hits to funk, disco, and everything in between - from both Ghana and beyond.

Date: Wednesday, 13th September, 8 p.m.

Venue: Republic Bar & Grill, Osu

The Evil Genius Art Experience by Mr Eazi

Join Nigerian Afrobeats star Mr. Eazi, as he unveils the artistic framework accompanying his latest project, The Evil Genius. The Evil Genius collection is a remarkable, first-of-its-kind fusion of contemporary African art and music by musician Mr Eazi. Opening in Accra on Wednesday, this exhibition offers a unique opportunity to delve into Mr. Eazi's creative vision for his latest album from a visual perspective. Attendees can immerse themselves in the captivating world he has crafted, mirroring the depth and innovation of his latest musical endeavor.

Date: Wednesday, 13th September, 5 p.m.

Venue: 1957 Gallery

Palm Wine Diaries with DJ Juls

"Palm Wine Diaries" is the unveiling of the latest musical project by the renowned British-Ghanaian DJ Juls. Witness firsthand as Juls weaves together the rich heritage of palm wine music with modern sounds that transcend borders. Experience the soulful rhythms, infectious melodies, and the vibrant spirit of Ghana, all while grooving to the beats of Afrobeats’ sonic pioneer. "Palm Wine Diaries" is a celebration of culture, creativity, and unity through music, and it promises to leave your heart and soul resonating with the magic of Juls' artistry.

Date: Wednesday, 13th September, 7 p.m.

Venue: Alley Bar, Osu

Trivia Thursday at Barn Door Beergarden

Gather your friends and test your knowledge at Trivia Thursday, hosted at Barn Door Beergarden. Get ready for an evening of brain-teasing questions, laughter, and friendly competition, all while enjoying an extensive selection of craft beers and delectable bites. Whether you're a trivia whiz or just looking to unwind after a long day, Trivia Thursday at Barn Door Beergarden offers a chance to win fantastic prizes, all while making unforgettable memories at your favorite neighborhood hangout.

Date: Thursday, 14th September, 7:30 p.m.

Venue: Nyaniba Estate, Osu

Live Band Fridays at YAYA La Parisienne

YAYA La Parisienne is a restaurant dedicated to authentic French and West African delicacies served with love, color and sassiness. Live Band Fridays is their new initiative, where you can savor delectable cuisine and craft cocktails while you groove to the live music, making Fridays at YAYA La Parisienne the ultimate destination for music lovers and those seeking a dynamic dining experience.

Date: Friday, 15th September, 8 p.m.

Venue: YAYA Restaurant, Labone

Amapiano & Brunch

Amapiano & Brunch is an electric amapiano-themed party held periodically in Accra, curated by Culture Management Group, creators of Afrochella - now known as Afrofuture Festival. This edition of Ghana’s most popular amapiano party will feature a live performance by Dope Caesar, a talented Nigerian DJ who is currently taking social media by storm with her incredible skills and infectious energy.

Date: Sunday, 17th September, 3 p.m.

Venue: Front/Back, Osu

Vybes Sunday at Kavos

Kavos Restaurant invites you to an evening of budding talent and entertainment at Vybes Sunday. This interactive event welcomes singers, poets, instrumentalists, and karaoke enthusiasts to grace the stage with their skills. Whether you’re a seasoned performer or just looking to catch some vibes, Vybes Sunday offers you the chance to shine. There’s a fantastic prize awaiting the best performer, so join in the vibrant celebration of creativity and passion this coming Sunday at Kavos Restaurant.

Date: Sunday, 17th September, 7 p.m.

Venue: Kavos Restaurant, La