The music festival that makes the difference

Swaziland’s acclaimed international music and arts festival is back !

BUSHFIRE Festival it’s a big festival of music and art which takes place this week end and not to be missed if you are around : 3 days of live music, theater, poetry, theater, circus, dance and visual arts to entertain your.

Moreover, you will enjoy its vibrant handcraft market, family-friendly performances & KidZone.

The BUSHFIRE Festival welcomes every year 20,000 people from Africa and the four corners of the world. It is the mixture of creativity, a multi-generational audience, in a socially responsible philosophy .

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The festival venue, known as House on Fire, is situated in the Ezulwini Valley (Ezulwini means ‘place of heaven’), a short drive from Swaziland’s capital, Mbabanea. The Ezulwini Valley is the Kingdom’s main tourist area offering a wealth of attractions : hotels, restaurants, hot springs, casinos, craft markets, art galleries, riding stables, a nature reserve, a golf course and a cultural village.

It’s definitely a magical setting in the heart of Swaziland who creates and maintains an harmonious energy and what makes the festival so special regarding its atmophere.

Besides its artistic diversity, BUSHFIRE Festival is also know for its many social commitments, such as helping Swazi arts and the cultural scene to grow.  Indeed, the festival is donating 100% of its profits to Aids orphans through the Swazi NGO, Young Heroes (, and 100% of merchandise proceeds to the non-profit rural community development project – Gone Rural BoMake (

If you have the chance to go, believe me, you’ll live spectacular moments while helping your neighbor!

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