“Uganda’s event of the year” Daily Monitor
“Best electronic music Festival in the world” Fact Mag
“Best African underground music festival” Okay Africa
MORE THAN A FESTIVAL
Located on the banks of the Source of the Nile, Nyege Nyege is more than a festival, it’s a real East African gathering that brings some of the most exciting new acts from the region together with exciting acts from all over the Continent and beyond (this year especially from Asia and South America and US).
A full festival pass includes four days of music and gives you access to the festival. For tickets click here.
You must have a valid Festival Ticket as well as a campsite pass to enter the campsite. 4 day pre pitched comfortable tent packages (for 1 or 2 people with comfortable new mattresses) are available on our website.
Which outlet should I buy my ticket from?
The ONLY official source of tickets is from the official Nyege Nyege Website, through our ticketing partner Mookh at this link: https://www.nyegenyege.com/
Tickets can be bought with either MTN Mobile money/ Pesapal or Debit/Credit Card.
Limited Die Hard Tickets are now available at 100’000 UGX/ 3000 KES/ 25’000 RWF/. Once they sell out early bird tickets will go on sale for 120’000 UGX/ 3500 KES/ 30’000 RWF. Once they sell out, Pre-Sale tickets go on sale for 150’000 UGX/ 4000 KES/ 40’000 RWF.
Day tickets are not available in advance but subject to availability, can be bought at the festival entrance as day passes or a full festival passes.
In the event that the festival is sold out announcements will be made in advance and we do not guarantee that day tickets will be available on the door.
A day ticket if available is more expensive than a pre-sale full festival pass so we advice everyone to purchase before.
Nyege Nyege Festival is located at the Nile Discovery Resort, in Njeru, Uganda. A luscious 6 acre forest on the banks of the river Nile, just a kilometer away from the actual source of the River itself. The closest city is Jinja which is 1km away.
The gate and camping opens at 1pm on Thursday 5th of September. The Festival begins on the evening of the 5th with an all night opening party. There is no access to the site before 1pm. The festival closes On Monday morning (9th of September). All campers need to vacate the site by mid day Monday 9th of September.
Music officially starts on Thursday 5th of September at 7pm with an opening party. The festival closes on Monday morning 9th of September 10am when the music stops. The full music program will be communicated one month before the festival.
The full festival pass gives party heads access to the festival site and all stages. Access to the camping requires a separate Camping Pass that can be purchased before on our ticketing platform.
To enter the campsite you must have both a full festival pass and a separate camping wristband.