Weekend Outing



Colour Purple

Alick Macheso and the Orchestra Mberikwazvo are scheduled to perform at Club Colour Purple. On Friday night he will be supported by Rodrick Chemudhara and Venus Crew.
Jazz 105

Sulumani Chimbetu, back from the UK recently, will have his first show at the Jazz 105 on Saturday evening. He hopes to reignite his local performances in style after a nightmarish tour of the UK.

International Conference Centre (ICC)

TN Bank will on Saturday evening launch its unique bank malls by hosting a gospel gig which will feature Zimbabwean and South African artista.

Joyous Celebration, Sipho Makhabane, Derrick Ndzimande Baba naMai Charamba, Mahendere Brothers and Pastor G are slated to perform.

Portugal Restaurant (Pensao)

For weekend fun check out the Pensao along Samora Machel Avenue (corner Eighth Street). DJs Slow & Flak will be spinning the discs, playing a versatile mix in the recently reopened club all night long. Be part of the vibe!

Miami Nite Club

Kwekwe-based musician, Tongai “Dhewa” Moyo and Utakataka Express return to the capital once again on Saturday evening with a show at Miami Nite Club, Sunningdale, backed by First Farai and Somandla Ndebele.

Fusion Café Bar

The bar, located at the Borrowdale Racecourse will host a “Friday Fusion” and “Pretty Girls Rock Party”. Free cocktails for all pretty girls in the VIP Lounge.

Club Monako

Located at the Chisipite shopping centre, Club Monako will host a “One More Night” party on Saturday evening. The event will be hosted by Zayta and international award winner DJ Phatbeatz will be on decks.

Nine to Nine Restaurant

Revellers will on Friday celebrate “Pink Fridays” at the Nine to Nine restaurant which is in Highlands. DJ’s D Fresh, Nice Tee, Dexter Dee and Jammie Cee will keep revellers entertained. There will also be braai and drink specials on the day.

Stars Studio

Stars Studio at Rainbow Hotel will host Friday Nights with DJs Dean and Robbie Tee who will play old skool music. On Saturday DJs Dee Nosh and L Roy will be mixing beats on the decks.

Pan Afrika Restaurant

The restaurant which is located at number 4 Deary Avenue will on Saturday evening present defined Old Skool music backtracking to 1960s and beyond.

DJs Limoluv and Knally will be on the decks.
Willo Glen Bar (Kwa muJoe)
Progress Chipfumo will perform at the bar on Saturday evening.


The city’s premier arts group, Amakhosi Theatre has launched its winter programme that will run at the Amakhosi Elite 400 from this month up to August.

It will be a complete cultural feast featuring dance, comedy, traditional and gospel music as well as theatre.

On Friday night catch Bob Nyabinde, Jeys Marabini and Thembi Gogo Ngwabi plus fabulous models in a show dubbed “Khala Sginci, Night Of The Acoustic Guitar”, directed by Cont Mhlanga.
On Saturday evening musicians Black Umfolosi and Willis Wataffi take to the stage. Their performance is called “A Cappella and Roots Rhythms”.

It is co-directed by veteran artists Sotsha Moyo and Cont Mhlanga. The show starts at 7:30pm.

Jabula Inn (Esigodini)

Friday night, sungura masters will be performing starting at 8 pm. Saturday evening, there will be Bulawayo-based dance group, Kalawa.

Kalahari Sports Bar (Beitbridge)

Friday night, there is what has been dubbed the “Friday Wild Party” while on Saturday the bar hosts a “Beer Festival”. On Sunday there is the “Old Skool Party” featuring DJ Daggera and MC Mapantso.

Bulawayo Holiday Inn

Musician Jeys Marabini and the Kuzokulunge Band perform tonight at the Holiday Inn.
He will share the stage with Victor Kunonga.

Miss Trade Fair

Friday night there is a modelling competition at Barrow Swimming Pool in town dubbed “Miss Trade Fair”. DJs Beer and Prowz and others from Velli World School of Deejaying will entertain the audience.
The show starts in the afternoon.

Miss Bulawayo Junior

Saturday, there will be a Miss Bulawayo Junior modelling competition to be held at Coghlan School grounds. Fourteen models aged between 15 and 20 years will take part.