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Party: Sunglasses at Night, Jul. 7 2012 @ Ranger’s

Party: Sunglasses at Night, Jul. 7 2012 @ Ranger’s


For the first time ever on Kenyan soil, the top man from Perspectives Digital, American Dance Music Producer and DJ, DARIN EPSILON!

The theme ; SUNGLASSES AT NIGHT! The annual 6:AM event that has the most sophisticated stage lighting ever seen in Nairobi and lots of it!

The bright dance floor is just the beginning…

Lined up are the top Kenyan Trance and Progressive acts to support DARIN EPSILON

Doors open at 9pm

Dress code: Sunglasses!

Venue: Rangers Restaurant, Nairobi National Part Langata Road.

Music Policy: Progressive, Trance, Tech House, Techno, House, Electro, Breaks, Minimal & Deep House.



Gallery Watatu Exhibition & Art Sale, Until Jul. 7 2012 @ Village Market

Gallery Watatu Exhibition & Art Sale, Until Jul. 7 2012 @ Village Market


Visit the biggest sale of African Art for the last 50 years

Venue: Village market

Time: 11am-7pm

Contacts: 0724 656 917

There are old masters, young up-and-coming painters, and hundreds of pieces to enjoy, buy and take home.



Charity/Theatre Performance [by Children from Kwetu Home]: Educating the Boys, Jul. 7 & 28 2012 @ SU Auditorium

Theatre Performance By Kwetu Home @SU Auditorium 2-6pm


Live Music: Beathogs, Jul. 7 2012 @ Kengeles

The Beat Hogs @ Kengeles Lavington July 7th

The Beathogs are having a Big Double Birthday Party at Kengeles, Lavington this Saturday Night, from Kengeles and Denise Gordon.



Autism Awareness Kenya – Movie screening, Jul 7 2012 @ The Austin Room, Braeburn Theatre

The Austin Room Movie Screening-July7th 2012 @Brabeurn Theatre

A drama focused on the friendship between a high-functioning autistic woman and a man who is traumatized after a fatal car accident (IMDB)

Cost: Ksh 200 per person


-Gitang’a Road

-Matatu #46 towards Kawang’ware

-Alight @ Breaburn Primary School

The movie will start promptly at 2pm and there will be a discussion and tea after.



Creativez Meetup: Connected Creatives, Jul. 8 2012 @ GoDown Arts Centre

 The Creativez Meetup on “Connected Creatives”

A panel of connected game-changers from various industries- all whose brand, exploits and social capital is due to their social connectivity (offline and online).

Learn how online connectivity is changing the shape and way we do business and that in this day and age, traditional values like “trust, work-are key in building these bridges.

Why attend?

If you’re curious about buzzwords like “Social media”, “networking”, “influence” and “Social Wealth”.



Seminar: Mungiki Workshop, Jul. 9 2012 @ BIEA

Mungiki Forum

Venue: British Institute in Eastern Africa

Location: Laikipia Road, Kileleshwa

Time: 8.30am – 12.15pm

Entry: RSVP with This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Building on earlier and on-going research, the workshop assembles prominent Kenyan and international researchers who work on various aspects of the Mungiki.

The workshop is jointly convened by

The British Institute in Eastern Africa, Nairobi

Mutuma Rutere (The Centre for Human Rights and Policy Studies, Nairobi) and

André Sonnichsen (The Centre of African Studies, University of Copenhagen)

* Cartoon by Gado


Conference: Popular Expression in the Silicon Savanna – Perspectives on the Digitization of Art and Life in Kenya, Jul. 10 2012 @ Goethe

Perceptives on Digitilization of Art


Date: July 10, 2012

Venue: Goethe Institut Auditorium

Time: 10am-4pm

Entry: Free

The conference brings together Kenyan and non-Kenyan scholars, intellectuals, and cultural practitioners for lively presentations and discussions on the ways in which digital technologies are transforming the production, consumption, reception, monetization, and politicization of popular expression in Kenya – all with a view toward developing a better understanding of Kenyan society in the digital age.

Organised by Prof. Mbugua wa-Mungai (Kenyatta University) and Dr. Andrew J. Eisenberg (University of Oxford), with support from the Goethe-Institut Kenya and the ‘Music, Digitisation, Mediation’ Research Programme at the University of Oxford, UK



Exhibition: Angry Birds by Gor Soudan, Jul. 10-20 2012 @ Kuona Trust

Angry Birds


Opening Date: July 10, 2012

Time: 6pm

Venue: Kuona Trust

Exhibition Dates: July 11-20, 2012


Weekly Lecture Series: Kenya at Fifty, every Wednesday until July 11 2012 @ Goethe

Kenya At 50

Every Wednesday at the Goethe-Institut Auditorium – at 6pm

Entrance: Free

This series of 12 weekly lectures, convened by Professor Karega Munene and organised in cooperation with the Ford Foundation, takes stock of Kenya’s cultural, social, economic, political and intellectual growth in relation to governance and treatment of human rights since independence in 1963.



Charity/Theatre Performance [by Children from Kwetu Home]: Educating the Boys, Jul. 7 & 28 2012 @ SU Auditorium

Theatre Performance By Kwetu Home For The Boys

Feature Film "Baaria'

Film Screening: Baaria, Jul. 11 2012 @ Italian Institute of Culture at 6.30pm

Feature Movie

Directed by: Giuseppe Tornatore

Starring: Francesco Scianna, Margareth Madè and Raoul Bova

Running time: 150 minutes

Genre: Comedy / Drama

Language: Italian with English subtitles

Year of production: 2009

The award winning film begins in the 1920′s where Giuseppe “Peppino” Torrenuova lives with his brother Nino and his parents in a hovel. Peppino becomes a shepherd in order to help support the family and struggles through school, progresses to young adulthood and falls in love with Mannina. The two elope

The movie won two David di Donatello Awards: Best actor, Best music


(Please show membership card at the door)


Thursday Nite Live Presents Winyo, Jul 12 2012 @ Choices

Choices Presents Winyo -July 12th


Exhibit: An Artist Affair, Jul 12-22 2012 @ Village Market

An Artists Affair at Village Market July12th 2012



2nd Edition of Slum Film Festival, Aug. 6-13 2012 @ Kibera & MathareSlum Film Festival, Aug. 6-13 2012 @ Kibera & Mathare


Party: Bastille Day, Jul. 14 2012 @ Casablanca

Bastillie Day at Casablanca

Fashion Show: Trendz Kenya Fashion Festival, Jul. 14 2012 @ Tribe

Trendz Kenya FashionFestival


Attend the greatest Fashion Event in East-Africa, aimed at showcasing Emerging and established talents, the annual event attracts Top Flight International and regional Fashion Designers.The

Glamorous affair will involve a Gala Fashion Show on 14 July 2012 @ 6.30PM, showcasing the Latest Trendz, The Bazaar of International Designers for the Shopaholics starting from 11 AM and TKFF After Party.



CALL – 0736-779259

Designers participating in this Years Trendz Kenya Fashion Festival 2012 include:










Day: Saturday, July 14, 2012

Time: 6:30pm until 12:00am

Where: Tribe Hotel


Party: Beat Evolution, Jul. 14 2012 @ The Loft

The Beat Revolution

Concert: Slum Drummers, Jul. 15  @ Michael Joseph Centre 2012

Date: July 15, 2012

Venue: The Michael Joseph Centre

Time: 3pm

Tickets: Kshs 300


Wamathai Spoken Word, Jul 14 2012 @ Michael Joseph Centre

Wamathai July 14th 2012

Concert: Slum Drummers, Jul. 15 2012 @ Michael Joseph Centre

Slum Drummers July 15th 2012 @ Michael Joseph Centre @3pm

Party: Fashion Lounge, Jul. 19 2012 @ Cockpit Lounge

Fashion Lounge

Enjoy a unique shopping experience and a networking chance with both aspirants and veterans in the vast Kenyan fashion field from re known Designers, supermodels, Fashion bloggers, stylists,to Hair and make up artists and the fashion forward Kenyans.

Advance Ticket : 300 Kshs

Gate Charges : 500 Kshs

Advance tickets out on 9th July 2012 at selected outlets across Nairobi


Rift Valley Festival Warm Up Party with the Beathogs, Jul. 20

2012 @ Tree House

The Beat Hogs July20th Museum Hill-The Tree House

Charity/Theatre Performance [by Children from Kwetu Home]: Educating the Boys, Jul. 7 & 28 2012 @ SU Auditorium

Theatre Performance By Kwetu Home @SU Auditorium 2-6pm