This year, the festival is linked to the Ghana ‘Year of Return’ program. Targeting the African – American and Diaspora Market to mark 400 years of the first enslaved African arriving in Jamestown Virginia.

Odwira is a melting pot of of rich traditions, music, art, fashion, design and food. The cultural adventure shapes expressions and opens up new possibilities. We love our traditions, protect our own, interpret on all levels and proud to showcase it for the world to experience. Through this year’s Odwira festival celebrations, we will reintroduce everyone to the rich Akuapem traditions, music, art, fashion and food that define the people of Akuapeman in the Eastern Region.