11 Events Worth Attending In Lagos This December

11 Events Worth Attending In Lagos This December

Okibe Attah

December, a time for merriment, reflecting, partying, love and sharing. A time when Nigerians, both home and away, make their way to Lagos in droves to avoid being told, “Oh, you missed!” With a reputation as the hub of concerts and events in Nigeria, this year is no different.

Here’s an array of events to keep you outside and having fun in Lagos this December.

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1. CHLOLA Drive-in Movie Theatre & Car Party

If you’ve ever fantasised about an outdoor movie viewing experience, then you are in luck this December! CHLOLA MEDIA is bringing yet another experience. Red carpet and mingling start by 4 PM, movie commences at 7 PM, then car party afterwards.

📆 December 10, 2022

📍 Chlola Open Theater, Opposite Landmark, on Water Corporation Drive, Victoria Island.

🎫 Starting price is ₦25,000, and you can grab one here.

2. Foodaholic Festival

What is a December without something for the foodies? This event is hosted by Geena from Foodies & Spice and will have food and recipe content creators in attendance. It seems set to be a great time with great food surrounded by fellow food lovers. Want to know the best part? Attendance is FREE!

📆 December 10 & 11, 2022 at 4 PM

📍 Ndubisi Kanu Park, Alausa, Ikeja.

Daily updates are available here.

3. ISL Fest

With performances from stars like Olamide, Tiwa Savage, BNXN fka Buju, Falz, Fireboy DML,  and Teni, ISL Fest seems poised to be one of the biggest music festivals of the already stacked month. The event promises “a unique, international experience that encourages expression, enjoyment, and empowerment.”

📆 December 16, 2022 at 4 PM.

📍Wonderland Lagos, Eko Atlantic Energy City, Victoria Island.

🎫 Early bird tickets go for ₦7,500 and ₦30,000 for GA and VIP, respectively. Purchase tickets virtually or physically at select locations across Lagos.

4. Rockfest 2.0

Even if you aren't particularly religious, you can’t deny that gospel songs are pretty great. So, why not try Rockfest 2.0? With performances from Lecrae, Frank Edwards, Mercy Chinwo, Nosa, 121 Selah and more, it’s hard to imagine anything but an ethereal time. It also bears mentioning that there are Rockfest freebies to be collected at the venue.

Attendance is free, but registration is mandatory, and you can do that here.

📆 December 16, 2022 at 4 PM.

📍Muri Okunola Park, VI

5. The Yacht Experience

Everything feels a little fancier on a boat, doesn’t it? If you agree, and would like to see Lagos from the point of view of a sailor, then you’re in luck because you can experience that this December. This boat cruise comes with a buffet, drinks, games, party and an after party.

📆 December 17, 2022.

🎫 Access to the three-hour cruise costs ₦40,000 and can be booked here.


Few Nigerian stars are as dependable as Kizz Daniel. And just as he has served us afropop bangers this year, trust the hitmaker to be consistent with his annual December concerts.  

📆 December 17, 2022 at 8 PM.

📍 Eko Convention Centre, Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island

🎫 Ticket prices start from ₦25,000 and can be purchased here.


Campari Nigeria is set to delight Lagosians with a musical concert featuring some of Nigeria’s hottest artists, including Wande Coal and 2Baba. Entry is free, but persons arriving after venue capacity has been reached will not be admitted. It vows to be an unforgettable evening.

📆 December 18, 2022 at 7 PM.

📍 Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island.

8. Eat.Drink.Festival

The revered food festival is back for its eight edition. Over the year, new restaurants and bistros have popped up on the Lagos scene, and existing ones have updated their menus. If you’re a connoisseur of food and drinks, this should be your jam, as this event is known to have the best dishes and drinks on display.

📆 December 23 & 24, 2022.

Access updates on the location and available vendors via their Instagram.

9. KCEE Thanksgiving Festival

One of life's great pleasures is celebrating all that one is grateful for. This music and comedy event is family-oriented, curated for bonding and celebrating a successful year and to relive the joy of KCEE performing his evergreen songs and celebrating his achievements with him.

📆 December 28, 2022 at 1 PM

📍 Eko Hotels and Suites

🎫 ₦10,000 | ₦25,000 for early bird GA and VIP tickets. Purchase here.

10. Vibes On The Beach With BigWiz

Did someone just scream “Machala”? Following the release of his acclaimed album, More Love, Less Ego, Wizkid is set to bring fans to the beach this December! It’s time to get turnt with Afropop’s biggest star.

📆 December 30, 2022 at 8 PM

📍 La Campagne Tropicana Beach – after Landmark & The Good Beach, Oniru, Victoria Island.

🎫 Classic (Early Bird) ₦30,000

Tickets are available here.

11. Vibes On The Beach ‘The DJ Rave’

Who doesn’t love a great DJ set? Well, it’s all about the vibe as some of the continent’s best DJs will take centre stage at La Campagne Tropicana beach, delivering a steady flow of bangers. What’s more “December in Lagos” than that?

📆&⏱ 8 PM | December 31, 2022.

📍 La Campagne Tropicana Beach – after Landmark & The Good Beach, Oniru, Victoria Island.

🎫 Classic (Early Bird) ₦20,000 Tickets are available here.

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