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  • Lake of Stars 2018

    Lake of Stars Festival returned to the central region for our 15th anniversary with an incredible 3-day extravaganza celebrating music and culture from Malawi and across the world, smashing all previous festival records!

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  • Day of Ideas

    The day before Lake of Stars we hosted 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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    Our Sponsors

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

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  • Festival Programme

    Over 60 acts joined us on the stunning shores of Lake Malawi for this year’s Lake of Stars Festival! Spanning live music, DJ’s, poetry, theatre, dance, sports and more across three performance areas.

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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