December is usually known to be the best period for celebrations in almost every country. In many parts of West Africa, December is now known to be purely for enjoyment,  and Nigeria happens to be the capital city of enjoyment. There are a ton of things to do in Nigeria during December so we’ve put together a handy, easy guide to help with your planning. 

Icons Fest

This one is for the Icons! If you don’t know what that is, that’s what fans of Laycon are called. After winning Big Brother Naija season 5 and having a solid fan base, Laycon has built a strong movement. Icon Fest is a celebration of the journey of Laycon through his music.

Date: 28th December 2021

Location: Eko Convention Center

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WizKid Live in Abuja

Big Wiz, Star Boy, Daddy Yo, Baba Nla, Wiz Lion, should we keep going? Having the biggest songs of the summer, selling out the O2 Arena in London and making it to the Billboard top 10, a Wiz Kid show is very much deserved, especially in his motherland.

Date: 17th December 2021

Location: Harrow Park, Abuja

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The bounce is back! There are parties and there are PARTIES! And The ISWIS team is having a party – A proper Lagos Owambe. After an amazing year of fantastic back to back episodes and sold-out live shows in multiple cities, your favourite podcasters will be having the bash of all bashes!

Date: 18th December 2021

Location: Off Layi Ajayi Bempe Rd Parkview, Ikoyi, Lagos 1 G

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Flutterwave x Pages By Dami Trade Fair

80 vendors in one location, and it’s FREE. That’s enough reason to attend this Trade fair if you love shopping. With the first edition being a massive success, it’s only right there is a second edition. Vendors will range from fashion, lifestyle and food amongst others; you’re never going to leave this event empty-handed.

Date: 19th December 2021

Location: Landmark Event Center (Hall1)

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Davido Live in Abuja

The ultimate energetic performer, Davido. The toughest assignment anyone can be given is to list all of Davido’s hits. Hence, it is only right David Adeleke reminds us he’s the “baddest” ever to do it through this concert.

Date: 19th December 2021

Location: Harrow Park, Abuja

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Omah Lay Live

On the 24th of December, Omah Lay goes back to perform for the FIRST TIME EVER in the city it all started for him – Port Harcourt.

Date: 24th December 2021

Location: Polo Club, GRA

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Can You Simi Now!

Simi and the Banjos will be joined by a host of other artistes live at the Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island for a 90s themed edition of her Can You SIMI Now! Concert. Can You SIMI Now! Live in Concert is centered around the 90’s dress and lifestyle, picnic style with guests camped out on comfortable mats in the general area and cabanas for VIP’s. Simi and the Banjos promises to be a memorable evening under the night sky.

Date: 28th December 2021

Location: Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island

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Published by Owuraku Ohene Ampadu-Kissi

Senior Manager, Product Marketing