Forthcoming Events 2017

 

JUNE

 

3 June

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Trail Run and Walk at United Air Charter, Livingstone, Zambia. 3.5km, 7km and 15km. Fun run for kids, Farmer's Market, food, cash bar, facepainting, Lucky Drawn. Great Prizes. Entry ZKW 100. For further information contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

10-11 June

Livingstone Polocross Club Tournament. Full Bar and catering all weekend. Large or small A division to Junior Division and kiddies Gala. Saturday night Sheep on the Spit. For further information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call +260 976 403 607.

25 June– 16 July

Greenpop's Zambia Festival of Action runs from 25 June through to 16 July in Livingstone, Zambia. This action summit brings people together from around the world to engage with sustainability and have fun while doing it. The Festival will include workshops on beekeeping, upcycling, natural building, permaculture, education through art, eco-enterprises regenerative and more. For further information, visit Zambia Festival of Action

29 June to 2 July

The Put Foot Rally 2017 runs from 19 June – 9 July and the route starts and ends in South Africa. It will be coming through Livingstone for three nights from 29 June–1 July inclusive. During their stay there will be a parade of cars taking part through the town. The Put Foot Rally raises money for the Put Foot Foundation, which has two goals: Providing young children in Africa with their first ever pair of school shoes and Wildlife conservation of endangered animals: Rhino, Elephant, Lion,Leopard. The Foundation changes lives through school shoes by "Giving young under-privileged children "Hope, Pride and Dignity" through the gift of a pair of brand new, 100% leather, quality, school shoes!". For further information please visit The Put Foot Rally website.

OCTOBER

 
   

14 October

The Fuchs Elephant Charge, Zambia is an annual 4x4 even held in Zambia to raise money for conservation through education. Enter a team for the Fuchs Elephant Charge 2017, help raise money for conservation and have a incredible weekend of off-road excitement in the Zambian bush. Want to get involved? Visit: www.elephantcharge.org/getinvolved for more information.

NOVEMBER

 

9-11 Nov

The Zambezi Whitewater Festival from 9-11 November hosted by Safari Par Excellence in Livingstone. Rafting teams of 6 will compete for the “Zambezi Champion" title in two days of class V white water mayhem and fun in the sun. The Zambezi whitewater rafting section is arguably the best one-day whitewater rafting in the world. Teams may enter NOW –  Click here for full details and to register your team today. It's gonna be wild! 

 

 

 

Traditional Ceremonies and Cultural Festivals

 

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The Kuomboka is dependent on water levels and the date is usually set 3 weeks prior to it taking place. 

The Likumbi Lya Mize and Kulamba are usually held on the last weekend of August.

 

Month

Ceremony

District

Tribe

January:

Lwiindi

Livingstone

Toka Leya

February:

N’cwala

Chipata

Ngoni

May:

Kufukwila

Solwezi

Kaonde

 

Kuomboka Nalolo

Senanga

Lozi

 

Kuomboka Libonda

Kalabo

Lozi

June:

Mutomolo

Mbala

Mambwe / Lungu

 

Nsomo

Kasempa

Kaonde

 

Chivweka

Kabompo

Luchazi

July:

Umutomboko

Kawambwa

Lunda

 

Kupupa

Solwezi

Kaonde

 

Kunyanta Ntanda

Solwezi

Kaonde

 

Lwindi Gonde

Monze

Tonga

 

Kazanga

Kaoma

Nkoya

August:

Kulamba

Katete

Chewa

 

Ubuilile

Chienge

Bwile

 

Makumba

Mansa

Ushi

 

Ukusefya Pa Ng’wena

Mungwi

Bemba

 

Mukulu Pembe

Luwingu

Bemba

 

Chisemwa Cha Lunda

Mwinilunga

Lunda

 

Lunda Lubanza

Zambezi

Lunda

 

Makundu

Mufumbwe

Kaonde

 

Likumbi Lya Mize

Zambezi

Luvale

 

Lubinda Ntongo

Solwezi

Kaonde

 

Lukuni Luzwa buuka

Kalomo

Toka Leya

September:

Inchibwela Mushi

Mkushi

Bisa / Swaka / Lala

 

Musaka / Jikubi

Mumbwa

Kaonde

 

Kailala

Kafue

Goba

 

Chinamanongo

Mpika

Bisa

 

Vikamkanimba

Isoka

Tumbuka

 

Chambo Chalutanga

Isoka

Mfungwe

 

Mulasa

Nakonde

Namwanga

 

Chisaka Chalubombo

Chilubi Island

Bisa

 

Bisa Malaila

Mpika

Bisa

 

Ntongo

Mufumbwe

Kaonde

 

Kuvuluka Kishakulu

Solwezi

Lamba

October:

Maanzi Aabila Lwiindi

Kalomo

Tonga

 

Kulamba Kubwalo

Chibombo

Lenje

 

Likumbi Lyamalumbe

Mumbwa

Kaonde / lla

 

Tuwimba

Petauke

Nsenga

 

Malaila

Mambwe

Kunda

 

Kwenje

Chama

Tumbuka

 

Kwanga

Samfya

Ng’umbo

 

Mabila

Chienge

Shila

 

Chishinga Malaila

Kawambwa

Chishinga

 

Chabuka Baushi

Mansa, Milenge, Chembe

Ushi