Kente Festivals

Kente Festivals [July/August] in Bonwire, Ejisu-Juaben District and signifies the commemoration of the origin of the Kente cloth, over 300 years ago. This Festival is colourful assembly of local chiefs and people of Bonwire. During this time participants adorn themselves with beautifully woven Kente clothes and designs, which they have created.
Royal Akwasidae: held every six weeks at the Royal Palace of the Asante King, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II.

Nkyidwo Festival: Celebrated by the people of Esumeja (Bekwai district) on the last Monday in Nov/1st Monday in Dec. The significance of this seven Asante ancestors from a huge hole in the ground, making the origin of the Ashanti’s

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