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Fun Places in Accra, Ghana to Visit This Weekend

From Women’s Karaoke at Honeysuckle to Bloom Fridays, Accra is loaded with fun spots to explore.

If Accra is on your itinerary, brace yourself for a wave of excitement, as a host of captivating events and experiences are set to unfold this weekend in the heart of Ghana's lively capital.

As usual, we’ve curated a selection of exciting venues and happenings that guarantee a weekend brimming with consistent enjoyment, and timeless experiences.

Women’s Karaoke at Honeysuckle

Get ready to unleash your inner diva at the Women's Karaoke event, hosted at the Labone location of Accra’s vibrant Honeysuckle Pub. Grab your girls and pass through for an unforgettable evening of music, laughter, and camaraderie. Whether you're a seasoned songstress or just looking to have a blast, this is your chance to take the stage and shine. Squad up, choose your favorite tunes, and get ready to hit all the right notes.

Date: Wednesday, August 9th, 8 p.m.

Venue: Honeysuckle Labone

Corks Trivia Nite

Corks Trivia Night is back, and with a twist! Corks Lounge is an afro-themed restaurant and lounge located at Osu in Accra, and every Wednesday night they host their flagship event - Trivia Nite. It’s perfect for that after-work midweek fun, plus you can reserve spots to participate as a team with your friends. They’re back from a short break, and now there’s a cash prize of GHS500 for the winning team to take home!

Date: Wednesday, August 9th, 7 p.m.

Venue: Corks Lounge, Osu

Jamestown Coffee Roasters

If you’re a coffee aficionado or a lover of breakfast foods in general, don’t leave Accra without making a stop at Jamestown Coffee Roasters, a local gem celebrated for its artisanal coffee blends and delectable breakfast offerings. Located at Osu, this charming restaurant is a haven for coffee enthusiasts and food lovers alike. Indulge in the rich flavors of thoughtfully crafted local coffee, expertly roasted to perfection, and complement your experience with a mouthwatering array of breakfast dishes that showcase the finest local ingredients.

Date: Wednesday, August 9th - Friday, 11th August, 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday, August 12th - Sunday, August 13th, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Venue: Jamestown Coffee Roasters, Osu

NyoNyo Canteen

Embark on a delectable journey through the heart of Ghanaian flavors at NyoNyo Canteen, an "afro bistro" that specializes in local Ghanaian cuisine. Nestled in the heart of Accra, NyoNyo Canteen is one of the best places to sample the authentic tastes of Ghana, from fufu to banku to garifotor. Make a date in your calendar to give your taste buds a treat at NyoNyo.

Date: Wednesday, August 9th - Friday, 11th August, 11a.m. - 6 p.m.

Venue: NyoNyo Canteen, Accra Central

Bloom Fridays

Experience the heartbeat of Accra's nightlife at Bloom Fridays, a popular and vibrant gathering held at the renowned Bloomar. Bloom Fridays is one of Accra's most patronized events, and there’s never a dull moment. Immerse yourself in the pulsating energy of Bloom Fridays, where each night promises to be a dynamic celebration of life, music, and the dynamic spirit of Accra.

Date: Friday, 7th July, 7 p.m.

Venue: Bloombar, Osu

Paint by the Beach

Paint by the Beach is back! Sip & Paint Ghana is here again with their event that’s geared towards unleashing the artistic creativity in you. It’s the second edition of Paint by the Beach, and true to the name it’s a paint and sip event happening right at the beach - at Bella Sun Club beach bar and restaurant. Complimentary art supplies and tequila shots are included in the charge, so get ready to flex those artistic muscles!

Date: Saturday, August 12th, 8:30 p.m.

Venue: Bella Sun Club, Labadi

Cost: GHS200

All Black Party at Garage

Elevate your nightlife experience at the Garage Bar's highly anticipated All-Black Party, hosted by charismatic Ghanaian personality, Efia Odo. Step into a world of sophistication and intrigue as you don your chicest all-black ensemble and join the city's trendsetters for a night of electrifying music, stylish ambiance, and unforgettable moments.

Date: Sunday, 13th August, 10 p.m.

Venue: Garage Bar, East Legon