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Gaborone International Music and Culture Week or GIMC is a multi discipline event that celebrates Gaborone City and its residents. GIMC is held every last week of August and ends first week of September. There are 7 shows in 7 days ranging from Jazz, Theatre, Poetry, Choral, Comedy, Fashion, Music Festival, Cultural Celebrations, Golf Day etc. The bouquet of events covers all.

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Follow GIMC on twitter @bwgimc. Choose an event that best speaks to you. Poetry, Theatre, Choral, Comedy, festival, Jazz, fashion. GIMC caters for everyone, every race, colour gender you name it, we got it for you.

About GIMC

About GIMC

Gaborone is the capital and largest city of Botswana with an estimated population of 250 thousand people based on the 2011 census. Gaborone is situated at 24°39′29″S 25°54′44″E between Kgale and Oodi Hills, on the Notwane River in the southeastern corner of Botswana, and 15 kilometers (9.3 miles) from the South African border. The city lies at an elevation of 1,010 meters (3,310 ft.) above sea level.

Gaborone International Music and Culture Week or GIMC is a multi discipline event that celebrates Gaborone City and its residents. GIMC is held every end of August and ends first week of September . GIMC showcases cultural celebrations, comedy, poetry, music festival, fashion, Jazz, Golf day to name a few. Performers are selected from across the region, internationally as well as top local artists. Some of the proceeds from the event are donated to deserving NGO’s especially ones that seek to uplift less fortunate members of the community.

GIMC 2016 is headlined by Jonathan Butler, Black Coffee, Dj Fresh,Lebo Mashile, Ricky Rik, Donald all from RSA, Salvado from Uganda, Doc Vikela from Zimbabwe, Sereetsi and The Natives, Botswana Ensemble, Skizo, KTM all from Botswana and many more acts. A total of 50 artists for 2016


  • Jazz Show with Jonathan Butler, Sereetsi and The Natives and more Saturday
    27th August 2016
  • Time
  • Venue
     Stanbic Molapo Piazza
  • Artist Workshop Monday
    29th August 2016
  • Time
  • Venue
     BNYC Boardroom
  • Theatre with Donald Molosi and Tefo Paya Tuesday
    30th August 2016
  • Time
  • Venue
     Westwood School
  • Poetry Show with Lebo Mashile, Goitse Kgaswane, Morwa Motsamai and more Wednesday
    31st August 2016
  • Time
  • Venue
     Botswana Craft
  • Choral Show with KTM, Andante, Andante and GPV Thursday
    1st September 2016
  • Time
  • Venue
  • Comedy Show with Trevor Gumbi, Salvado, Doc Vikela, Juju Vine, Mawee and more Friday
    2nd September 2016
  • Time
  • Venue
  • Music Festival with Black Coffee, Dj Fresh, Ricky Rick, BanT, Faded Gang, Vee and more Saturday
    3rd September 2016
  • Time
  • Venue
     National Stadium


Visit our facebook page and tell us who you want to perform at GIMC 2016.


Ticket prices range from P 100 to P 250. Corporate packages are available on request. Kindly email thapelo@leapfrog.co.bw for enquiry on corporate packages.



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