Your Definitive Event Guide to Detty December 2019 in Lagos

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It’s that time of the year again! Lagos, Nigeria will be buzzing and you want to do as much as you can possibly do! As usual, we’re here with the definitive event guide you’ll need to have a true detty december in Lagos, Nigeria.

December 5

Alternate Sound Live at Terra Kulture Arena, Victoria Island

The 4-man band is bringing their advanced live performing techniques to Lagos for one night and one night only in December.

Time: 7 pm.

Budget: Regular tickets are selling for N5000 while VIP tickets go for N10000

December 6

AIM Festival at La Campagne Tropicana

A 3 day festival with performers from South America and the Caribbean to promote African heritage and culture.

Budget: Students get to pay N1000 while Regular, VIP and VVIP tickets go for N5,000, N250, 000 and N500,000.

December 7

Kaline Live: The Wedding A Concert Experience

A blend of broadway styled acts and entertaining live music. Waje, Funbi, Keren and The Cavemen supporting.

Budget: Regular tickets are going for N7,500, VIP N20,000, Couples N35,000 and a 6 person table N500,000.

Meadow Hall Concert with Fireboy and Oxlade

A child friendly day concert on the school grounds with a line up of freshmen.

Budget: Children get to pay N5,000 while Adults pay N10,000.

Cardi B at the Livespot X Festival 

Cardi B

Cardi B will headline the maiden edition of Livespot X Festival in Lagos with support from the likes of Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Olamide, Reekado Banks, Wande Coal, Seyi Shay, Teni, Niniola and more.

Budget: Regular tickets sell for N5000, VIP tickets are N30000, and Gold Circle tickets are sold for N100,000.

December 8

The Frankincense Concert & Awards Ball at the Lagos Continental Hotel

A classical music concert.

Budget: Executive Tickets are going for N250,000, VIP Tickets are going for N500,000 and VVIP Tickets are going for N1,000,000.

 Barbeque in the Park Presents The Blaqbonez Rave at Muri Okunola Park

 A barbecue in the daytime shall morph into Blaqbonez’s first headline concert in Lagos.

Budget: Regular Tickets are going at N1500 and VIP Tickets are available at N3500. Available here.

December 12

The Basement Gig Anniversary Gig at Artisan

The platform for upcoming artists celebrates its 3rd anniversary. Blaqbonez, Terri, Ckay, Oxlade, GoodGirl LA and others are billed to perform.

Budget: N2000 tickets are available here.

December 13

The Mayor of Lagos Pop Up Shop at XII Glover & ICM Ikeja

Mayorkun hosts his first pop-up shop in Lagos as part of his inaugural edition of The Mayor of Lagos Festival.

Budget: Free Entry. Tees which will be cheapest will probably start at about N8000.

Q Fest 2019 at Eko Hotel

Book publishers, Quramo Publishing is curating a 2 day festival of words with masterclasses, book readings, workshops and open mic session.

Budget: N3,000 if you’re a student or you cop an early bird. N5,000 is the registration fee.


December 14

An Intimate Rave With The Artist Formerly Known As Jesse Jagz at Bar Bar 

Jesse Jagz and his new band, Garbaga and the 1984’s take us through a journey of carefully curated music from the past and a preview of what the future holds.

Budget: Student Tickets are going for N1,000 while Regular tickets are going for N2,000. There’s also a Couples offering for N3,000.

Hennessey Artistry at 10 at Federal Palace Hotel

Hennessy Artistry celebrates its 10th year anniversary with a bill that includes Falz, Olamide, Patoranking, Tiwa Savage, Vector, Mr Eazi, Ice Prince, Shina Peters, Mayorkun, Wande Coal, 9ice, Durella, Rema, Joeboy, Fireboy DML and more.

Budget: None. It’s invite only so hit up your plugs or just stay on the lookout for a giveaway from your fave media platform.

Lagos Urban Fashion Show at Lekki Coliseum

Third edition of the Lagos Urban Fashion Show and would feature the best streetwear and emerging designers in Nigeria.

Time: 3- 10 pm.

Budget: N2000

The Mayor of Lagos Concert at Muri Okunola Park

You already know there’s no way Mayorkun isn’t delivering a headline show in Lagos! He owns the city and you can bet he’ll bring all his friends out!

Budget: Early Bird tickets are available for N3000

December 15

  Island Block Party: Festival of Lights

Major Lazer are headlining this year’s December Island Block Party.

Budget: All tickets are priced at N2000 and available here.

The Mayor of Lagos Exclusive Beach House Party at Private Location

Hit your plugs up real quick because this is an invite-only event!

Wurld Live in Lagos at Hard Rock Cafe

The blond singer who’s having the year of his life will headline his Lagos show.

Budget: Students get to pay N3,500 while Regular and VIP will cost N5,000 and N25,000 respectively.

          DJ Spinall’s Party of Your Dreams, Balmoral Hall, Federal Palace Hotel

After another year at the top of his career and playing amazing sets all over the world, DJ Spinall is bringing his Party of Your Dreams to Lagos once again.

Budget: You have to RSVP here.

December 16

Teni’s The Billionaire Experience at Eko Hotel and Suites 

Time: 6-11 pm.

Budget: Regular tickets are N5000 while VIP tickets go for N20000 and VVIP tickets are on sale for N100000

Poolside with Shakkar at Landmark Towers

Come hang out with the good people from Shakkar Shades.

Budget: TBD

December 17

Lady Donli’s The Enjoy Your Life Experience 

After Donli’s most successful year commercially, she will host a live show in Lagos, expanding the Enjoyment ministry.

Budget: Early Bird tickets are available for N2500 while Ultimate Donli Bug tickets are 20,000.

Prettyboy D-O Live in Concert

Pretty Boy D-O returns and he may be bringing some surprise guests out!

Budget: Early bird tickets go for N3500, Standard tickets are N5000, and VIP tickets are N8000

GidiCruise Tropicana at 18 Wole Olateju Crescent, Lekki

Budget: Standard Tickets at N5K and Tables/Cabanas are available at N100k and N250k. Buy here

December 18

Grown and Sexy at Eko Hotel 

A line up for the grown and sexy indeed includes; Joe, Seyi Sodimu, Styl Plus, Eldee, Paul Play Dairo, Brymo & more.

Budget: Regular tickets go for N5,000, VIP Bronze tickets are N25,000, VIP Silver tickets are N50,000, VVIP Gold tickets are N100,000 and VVIP Platinum tickets cost N200,000.

Street Souk at Harbor Point, VI from 12 NOON – 9 PM

An opportunity to engage with the best streetwear brands that Lagos has to offer.

Budget: N1000 Entry. If you want to buy clothes though, you could be spending anywhere between 8,000 and 30,000

Allure Season 2 

The Allure crew offer a 4 day, multi experiential proposition.

On the 18th, they’ll be at Street Souk.

On the 22nd, they’ll take Polo Club.

On the 23rd, they’ll be at Shiro.

On the 26th, they’ll be at the Moist Beach Club.

Zlatan Live: #ZankuToTheWorld at Balmoral Convention Center, Victoria Island

Zlatan will be rounding up his year as the busiest man in Nigerian music with a headline concert.

 Time: 9 pm.

Budget: Regular tickets are N10,000 and VIP tickets are N25,000

Santi’s No Tears In The Jungle, Hard Rock Cafe

Santi’s 2019 album, Mandy and the Jungle put him on the world map and took he and the Monster Boys across the globe for performances in Europe and the US including a London headline show. He returns with No Tears in the Jungle for the day ones.

Budget: TBC

December 19

DJ Tunez Blackout Lagos, December at Hard Rock Cafe

DJ Tunez is bringing his Blackout party to Lagos for the second time.

Time:  10 pm till 2 am.

Budget: Early bird tickets are on sale for N3000 while VIP tickets go for 10,000

Throwback Lagos at Eco Leisure Park

Something for those yearning for days long gone

Budget: N2,000

NATIVELAND at Muri Okunola Park

The Land returns. Guaranteed to be a good mix of your mainstream stars and best rising acts! And a stage dedicated to promoting female artists.

Budget: N6,000 for Student Tickets, General Admission for N10,000 and VIP for N25,000. 

December 20

Lagos Bonnaroo Fiesta at National Stadium

An appropriation of the American festival with a very vague notion of what it intends to do.

Budget: Early Bird Tickets are going for N1,500 while tickets at the venue will cost N2,000.

Copacabana Eko Miami at Moist Beach Club 

The beach party franchise aims bigger.

Rhythm Unplugged at Eko Hotel

As part of the festivities to mark its 15th anniversary, Flytime Promotions is taking residency at Eko Hotel for a couple of days and curating different experiences. Rhythm Unplugged, its signature franchise will take precedence with Mase, Burna Boy and Koffee headlining.

Budget: General Access- N10,000 VIP 35,000

December 21

Flytime Music Festival at Eko Hotel

Day 2 of the Flytime Festival is targeted at the oldies with Boyz II Men headlining.

Budget: General Access tickets are going for N15,000 VIP- N40,000

IJGB Fest at Landmark Towers

An event seeking to build on the return of the IJGB community.

Budget: N5,400 

Magical Christmas Garden at Fantasy Land, Ikoyi

Fun Central Park hosts its 3rd Christmas Village experience targeted at the parents amongst us. It’ll take place for 2 days.

Budget: N2,000 and free entry for kids under 2.

December 22

The District Day Party at TILT Terrace 

The District Day Party is setting out to to create a different vibe from the usual in Lagos. In what would be its second iteration, fun seekers are invited to come in and party into the night time.

Budget: N3000 online, N5000 at the door.

The Gravity Splash Day Party at Landmark Towers

Another experiential party.

Budget: N10,000

Megan Thee Stallion at Eko Hotel

The hottest female rapper in the world right now is bringing those legendary knees to Lagos! You’ve used the lingo all year, now it’s time to see if you’re really the hottest out there!

Budget: General Access tickets– N10,000 VIP Standing- N40,000

December 23

Young Creatives Market 

The youth-run and curated exhibition designed to highlight and support the businesses, projects, and careers of young Nigerian creatives and entrepreneurs is back for the second year in a row.

Time: 1pm- 7pm

Budget: 1,000

Everything Savage at Eko Hotel

Tiwa Savage has been top of the game for the past three or four years so it’s surprising that this is her first headline show in Lagos, but it is!

Budget: Savage Soldier tickets  N10,000, Tiwa’s Vibe N30,000

December 24

Queen Moremi The Musical at the Lagos Continental Hotel

A 90 minute musical that tells the story of one of the Yoruba nation’s forebears. Will be on twice daily till the 2nd of January.

Budget: Regular Tickets go for N5,000 while VVIP tickets go for N20,000.

Bez Live in Concert at Muri Okunola Park

                The singer returns with his annual show on the back of a 2019 album.

Budget: N5000 Regular Tickets and N25000 VIP Tickets

LOCA at Circa Non Pareil

The Beat Group introduce themselves to the Lagos market with LOCA.

Budget: N3000 entry and Tables available via DMs here.

December 25

Burna Boy Concert at Eko Hotel 

The African Giant headlines a rare show on the Homefront as Day 5 of the Flytime Music Festival.

Budget: Regular Tickets are going for N15,000 and VIP Tickets are being sold for N50,000.

Praise Jam at Federal Palace

Cool FM comes through with an event for the season with a line up featuring the likes of Tope Alabi, Onos, Eben and British Gospel Rapper, Guvna B.

Budget: N3,000 for Regular Tickets and N10,000 for VIP

December 26

On the Runway with PIECES* at The Lekki Special Events Centre

Budding brand, PIECES* will host a showcase of their upcoming work!

Budget: TBC

Kizz Daniel Live In Concert at Eko Convention Center

After a year spent touring the far reaches of the earth, Kizz Daniel returns home to close the year out with a concert.

Time: 7 pm.

Budget: Regular tickets are priced at N15,000, VIP tickets go for N50,000 while VVIP tickets are on sale for N100000.

December 27

A Good Time Concert at Eko Energy Center

Davido’s headline show centered around his latest album.

Budget: Regular tickets cost N5,000, VIP N20,000 and VVIP N50,000.

December 28

Eat Drink Festival at Marina Road, Lagos Island

The city’s premier food festival will reappear for its second two-day iteration with some improved elements.

Budget: N8,000- N10,000 should do the trick

Palmwine Music Festival at

2Baba Live #20YearsaKing at Eko Convention Centre


 Time: 7 pm.

Budget: General Access tickets are on sale for N10000, VIP tickets are N30000, and VVIP tickets go for N10000

December 29

Future Live in Lagos at Eko Convention Center

The Wizrd is set to pull up in Lagos!

Time: 7 pm.

Budget: General Admission tickets go for N25,000 while VIP tickets are selling for N50,000

December 30

Marlian Fest Lagos at Eko Convention Center, Victoria Island.

Contwol the cwowd. Marlianssssssssssss, to the front! Rest of you can ……………….

Budget: Regular tickets go for N5,000 while VIP tickets go for N20,0000


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