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  • Lake of Stars donates desks to local school

    Desk donation

    As part of our commitment to supporting the communities that welcome us to their shores, wood from the 2018 Lake of Stars Festival has been recycled and turned into 50 desks for a  local school in Salima, Malawi.

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    Lake of Stars Festival 2018

    Over 60 acts joined us on the stunning shores of Lake Malawi for the 15th anniversary of the festival. The 3 day celebration spanned everything from live music, poetry & dance to theatre, talks & sport across 3 stages.

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    Our Sponsors

    We would like to say a big thank you to all of the sponsors, partners and supporters who helped to make the 15th anniversary of Lake of Stars Festival the biggest and best yet!

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  • Day of Ideas

    On 27 September 2018 we hosted the Day of Ideas, a free community event supported by the EU in Malawi. 1000 local students came and explored topics including gender, nutrition, technology, science and leadership.

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  • Festival review: The Independent

    British newspaper The Independent came to this year’s festival, giving it 4 stars and describing it as a vibrant mix of musical discovery and unbridled hedonism.

    Read the review