Sat 9 Dec 2023


Melbourne, get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey through the heart of African culture, music, food, and dance at the spectacular Abbotsford Convent on Saturday December 9! Yo CiTY CONNECT: AFRO FUTURE is set to be the most captivating cultural extravaganza of the year, promising an unforgettable experience that transcends boundaries and brings people together.

Step into a world where beats come alive and melodies enchant your soul with electrifying performances by renowned musicians, including AUSECUMA BEATS, SOULECTRIC, COOL OUT SUN, JALI BUBA, and a constellation of other incredible talents. Feel the pulse of Africa's beats as our sensational DJs; KGOMOTSO, PK & CHRIS NG spin a mesmerizing blend of Amapiano, Afrobeats, and other soulful sounds straight from the motherland.  Fuel up with delectable dishes from Southern Africa’s signature street food, chisa nyama to West African soul food and the taste of Senegal. Unwind in our Beer Garden, and indulge in delightful alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages by Bodriggy.

Yo CiTY CONNECT: AFRO FUTURE is a one-of-a-kind cultural celebration that brings together the essence of African music, cuisine, and traditions. With a star-studded lineup of musicians, mouthwatering food, and family-friendly activities, the event promises an unforgettable experience that unites people from all walks of life in celebration of African culture.


Saturday 9 December, 11am

Heritage Gardens, Abbotsford Convent

Tickets starting at $40
This is a licensed event. Under 18s must be supervised by an adult.

Yo CiTY Connect: AFRO FUTURE is proudly supported by PBS, Yarra City Council, Abbotsford Convent, MAV (Multicultural Arts Victoria) and Bodriggy.