22 November 2012

Uganda: Weekend Buzz - 2012 MTN Marathon

This Sunday is the big day for the long-awaited ninth edition of the MTN Kampala marathon. The annual marathon kicks off at Kololo Independence grounds. This year all proceeds from the MTN marathon will go towards the provision of water for the people of Bududa.

Time: 8am - 5pm

Registration fees: Individual Shs15,000, Corporate (team of 6) - Shs1,000,000

You can pay using Mobile money to 0776 122 010. Only 20,000 places available. Kakira Nile Polo Club

The 2012 Nile Gold is on tomorrow till Sunday.

It is with honour that Nile Breweries invite you to enjoy the sport of kings, organised by Madhvani.

Tickets: Shs 75,000

International Women's Organisation Annual Christmas Bazaar

IWO will hold its annual Christmas Bazaar this Saturday at the Kampala International School Uganda (KISU). There will be lots of Christmas treats like: face painting, bouncing castle, home baked goodies, bar refreshments and food halls, Christmas Carols and many other activities.

Time: 10 am - 5pm

Fee: Adults Shs 2,000, children Shs 1,000

Pink Carpet

This Saturday, Kampala top couples are going to step on a pink carpet and celebrate together as the year closes at UMA Show Grounds. This event will feature models wearing creative pink outfits. There is going to be a mini fashion show as well. Prepare your outfits!

Time: 3pm


Tonight is Bankers night, when bankers enter for free. It is also free for ladies and men till 11:30pm and Shs 10,000 thereafter. DJs Nimrod, Herbert, Ciza and Switch will spin the beats.


Ug Nyt is on tomorrow with music played by DJs Aludah, Ciza, Switch, Nimrod and Herbert. It will be free entry for ladies and Shs 10, 000 after 11pm for gents. Dress code black yellow or red.

Club Silk

Silk Oxygen and Ocean invites you tonight to Extra Dance Force, where surprise DJ will spin the music mix.

Entrance: Shs 30,000

Silk Ocean

Enjoy Corporate Saturday when DJs will play corporate music.

Fee: Shs 30,000

Silk Royale

Extra Friday at Silk Royale where entrance is free if you buy two beers at Shs 7,000 before 11pm. Thereafter, the entrance fee is Shs 15,000.

Saturday is Super Saturday, which will have a cocktail of music. You can buy two beers at Shs 7,000 before 11pm for free entry.

Fee: Shs 15,000 after 11pm

Club Rouge

The club invites you to Super Friday and entrance is free before midnight and Shs 10, 000 after.

The 2012 Amakula Kampala Cinema Caravan Festival

Amakula Kampala Cultural Foundation invites you to the 2012 Amakula Kampala Caravan Film festival, which started yesterday and going on at the National Theatre until Saturday.

Time: 10am to 7:30pm

Fee: Free

Contact: 0414 273 532, e-mail:

Bat Valley Theatre

State of the Nation: "Kku Ggirikiti" (Uganda @ 50)

Discover the definition of an independent country and find out the difference between a country, state and nation from Afri Talent-Bakayimbira Theatrical collaboration.

Showing: Saturday and Sunday

Fee: Shs 20,000

Time: 3pm and 7pm

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