Makira Banana Festival

Genre : Festival | Makira

From sunday 07 to sunday 14 june 2015

Times : 00:00
Principal country concerned : Column : History/society, Heritage
Solomon Islands

This festival celebrate different varieties of banana on Makira island. This island will be the "Banana paradise" for a week, between 40 and 80 varieties will be displayed. The banana vegetables will involve many activities! For this second edition, the different way to use the material from banana will be highlight : in food  and drinks, in ,costumes,  arts and craft, floral art… And a lot of fun too with the election of the Banana Queen, Princess, Prince and even baby show!
Source : Pineapplepost and Solomon Star News


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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