Zomba City Festival is a celebration of the culture, heritage and natural beauty of the one-time capital of Malawi. Expect 4 days full of activities at the city’s most vibrant locations; there will be something to enjoy for everyone.

Join us in 2023 from 28th April until 1st of May

PROGRAMME SCHEDULE 2022 can also be found in our magazine. Download it here.

Tickets 2023

The tickets for ZCF23 will be on sale from February 2023


In 2023, Pakachere will have camping, glamping and dorm beds again. Book early to secure a space. A non-refundable deposit is required.

Stalls / Vendors 2023

Prices for 2023 are yet to be confirmed


We have a ‘survival guide 2022′, a page that might answer most of your questions (FAQ)

Venues 2022

Lots of activities at 7 locations in Zomba; expect news about venues for 2023 after October

  • Opening on Friday 28th April
  • Art in the Park; an art exhibition at the Botanic Gardens
  • Live music at Pakachere
  • Yoga
  • Fashion show
  • Historical Walks
  • And much more!!!

Early bird tickets will be on sale from February 2023

Check out the special VIP package for ZCF23 closer to the dates!