Urbanview Ankara Festival (“UAFEST”) is multi celebration project and is celebration of ourselves, established and upcoming fashion designers and projecting our rich cultural heritage of Lagos State to the world at 50 and beyond.
Lagos is most populous black city, the second largest film industry on the face of this planet and also the most boisterous city in Africa, the richest City in Africa, the Mecca of entertainment in Africa and home to one of the largest celebrations of fashion, culture heritage, technological, music, designs, arts and aviation hub in Africa. Also promoting the diverse multi-cultural heritage of Africa’s largest mega-city and showcase the vibrant energy of its people; is where the maiden edition of world media acclaimed event will hold tagged: Urbanview Ankara Festival (“UAFEST”).
Urbanview Ankara Festival designed to give opportunity and showcase upcoming and established designers who specialize in using traditional African fabrics and prints to create contemporary clothing in a fashion show. It’s all about celebrating African roots with a modern twist.
UAFEST will serves as creative gathering place for captain of industries, fashion designers, royals, government bodies, models, big cheeses, exhibitors, corporate bodies and individuals at the forefront of afro centric innovation.
UAFEST is sets to be most anticipated event of the year and it will also attracts large fashion enthusiasts both from Lagos, across the country and beyond to experience one of the largest and most diverse African Fashion and Music events, where celebration of fashion designers and people who embraced the use of traditional African material for contemporary fashion. With the theme (‘’Lagos is Working and Lagosians are Walk for Betterment at 50’’) this year’s event which will holds from 29-30 October, 2016.
Urbanview Ankara Festival is a sister event to the most anticipated and media acclaimed of the year 2015” URBANVIEW MERIT AWARDS (UMA) held at Lagos Oriental Hotels, which 2016 edition will come up by December 4th,2016 at Lagos Oriental Hotels