• Chocolate Passions Trail

    Exclusive moments for chocolate lovers to experience exquisite taste of organic chocolate and farm gate activities of its production and service value chain
  • Native & Indigenous Culture Exploits

    Flamboyant traditional dance of the Ashanti Kingdom performed with intricate moves and intriguing gestures worth indulging
  • Wildlife & Nature Footsteps

    Magical co-existence at unique communities where mona monkeys, residents and tourists enjoy excellent peaceful cohabitation
  • Sea, Sand & Sun Deep Dive

    Pristine tucked-away coastlines, lake and river fronts for uniquely impact oriented, deeply satisfying and fun filled beach, sunbathing, meditation, stress relieving, nerves calming and rejuvenating vacation in Ghana where beach meet beats
  • History Panorama

    Spiritual riverside where African Slaves en-route to long domestic and industrial servitude in the New Found World (America) and elsewhere had their last bath and touch of African waters
  • Precious Minerals Expedition

    Once-in-a-lifetime invitation to satisfy your curiosity as to why Ghana was once named Gold Coast with a visit to this beautiful land where Gold & other precious minerals can be found even at the least expected places
  • Country SIDE

    Pleasurable footsteps in the sky and on top of trees at the world’s longest rain forest canopy walkway
  • Wildlife & Nature Footsteps

    Explore diverse majestic & amazing wildlife species within several national wildlife and natural resources conservation parks
  • Native & Indigenous Culture Exploits

    Explore, experience and get hands-on with incredible indigenous lifestyles of communication and entertainment offered through majestic drum beats
  • Sea, Sand & Sun Deep Dive

    Captivating canoe excursions that takes world heritage followers and enthusiasts to the quintessential village on stilt and other stash away pristine wetlands, fresh water lagoons and tropical swamp forest sites
  • History Panorama

    At the center of Ghana's capital city, Accra in memory of Dr Kwame Nkrumah (the African personality of the millennium) Ghana's first president
  • Wildlife & Nature Footsteps

    Astounding experience of Ghana’s internationally acclaimed extreme friendship, courtesy and hospitality even from the wild
  • Sea, Sand & Sun Deep Dive

    Astonishing cruise to the mystical Dodi Island brings you up close and personal with the wonders of/and across Lake Volta (world's largest man made Lake by surface area)
  • Wildlife & Nature Footsteps

    Upon arrival in Ghana, the first sound you will hear is laughter which makes you feel very welcomed, if you loved it, another opportunity await you to experience colorful and diverse bird species chirping fascinating sounds whilst bird-watching in several tropical rain forests

The Big Six (B6) Festival

 

Supporting, Strengthening, Projecting and Branding Ghana's Historical/Heritage Tourism through the tremendous Emotional, International, Domestic and Social Appeal of the Six Iconic Personalities of Ghana's Independence Struggle

Staged Annually to Herald Ghana's Independence Day Celebration

 

From left to rights: Heroes of Ghana’s Independence Struggle "the Big Six"

Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, Mr. Emmanuel Obetsebi-Lamptey, Dr. Ebenezer Ako-Adjei, Dr. Edward Akuffo-Addo, Dr. J. B. Danquah, Mr. William Ofori Atta  

 

THE WAIT IS OVER!

Finally, a Ghana/African History and Heritage Festival is Here!

 

The BIG SIX (B6) FESTIVAL

Ghana and African History, Heritage, Culture, Arts and Socials Reminiscence Time!

Add this epic event to your travel bucket list, make a personal history and get yourself into the history hall of fame!

 

Hosting 

Annually to Herald Ghana's Independence Day Celebration

 

Date

28TH February - 5TH March (maiden edition 2019)

"From our ancestors adventurous migration to this unique piece of land on the west coast of Africa located at the center of the earth and on the Greenwich meridian, settlement, formation of various intrinsically intertwined communities, towns, villages, ethic groupings, clans and family lineages, establishment of intricate native and traditional systems of administration, power, authorities and governance, institution of intriguing indigenous religious, cultural and traditional beliefs, practices, customs and norms.

That very first arrival of Prince Henry the navigator and his explorer crew (1471), transatlantic slave trade, colonial rule, struggle for independence, attainment of independence and contemporary Ghana, spectacular monuments, edifices, sites, attractions, landmarks of conscience and anything in-between.

The BIG SIX (B6) FESTIVAL provides a formidable platform for a week of authentic and explosive history, heritage, social, culture, business, investment, arts, education, music, folklore, entertainment, leisure, recreation, sports, active and healthy lifestyles activities and experiences that serves as a prelude to Ghana's independence day celebration".

 

Host City (regional rotation under consideration): Accra (and other regional centers)

 

Festival Objectives

  • To illuminate Ghana's historical antecedents, contribute to the broadening of independence day celebration activities duration, depth, scope and range, all key factors in every tourist, visitor and travel decision making processes and will assist to elevate international tourist interest in Ghana’s independence day celebration through improved tourist and/or visitor experiences and activities which can have significant snowball effects of increasing tourists or visitors, visitor length of stay and spending
  • To celebrate the life, work and achievement of these illustrious sons of Ghana as a means of stimulating a new wave of consciousness, patriotism and reawakening in the youth by drawing lessons from the past to redouble their energies and effort towards the social, cultural, economic and political development of Ghana as a token for the enormous sacrifices made by the BIG SIX (B6) and other countless individuals who are the unsung heroes for the attainment of independence. Equally, the festival seek to bring to the limelight, the Ex-servicemen who lost their lives and the incident which broke the camel’s back for increased agitation and eventual independence of Ghana 
  • To position and carve a strong and formidable niche for Ghana on the international heritage/historical tourism market and thereby enhance Ghana’s tourism image internationally through the nostalgic and emotional experiences and attachments to the antecedents of pre-independence Ghana and Africa as well as the imagery and fond memories of the BIG SIX (B6) in Ghana and internationally particularly, that of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah  who was voted the African Personality of the millennium
  • Strive to create a craving and interest of the youth in Ghana's history, reinvigorate, reignite and elevate Pan-Africanism, the African personality and identity, crave international attention and recognition for Ghana, especially from Africans in the diaspora regarding the immerse contributions made by Ghana and for that matter, the first President, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah in the struggle and effort to bring down the curtains of imperialism and colonial rule on the continent of Africa and elsewhere in the world
  • To provide educational and sensitization platform that will facilitate building knowledge, making of informed decisions relative to Ghana’s pre-colonial history/heritage, colonial past, transatlantic slave trade and as well as social, cultural, economic, democratic and political development. Additionally, the BIG SIX (B6) FESTIVAL will hopefully, serve as the annual converging point for African and International political luminaries, students of geopolitical science, international relations, diplomacy, development, peace and security where future leaders will emerge for mentorship and grooming
  • To serve as the driving force for achieving and maintaining a paradigm shift towards the establishment of strong foundations for building a passionate, confident, team spirited and highly patriotic and selfless generation of future leaders within all fields of human endeavor specifically targeting females and the girl child and as well as to facilitate building of political bridges between the diverse political groups within Ghana thereby helping to enhance democratic institutions and development
  • To serve as the catalyst for a tourism policy formulation paradigm shift towards an ambitious and vigorous arts and cultural tourism promotion in Ghana to generate the desired tourist visitation to Ghana with the ultimate goal to create social, economic development, sustainable employment and incomes for the people and government through sustainable tourism, whilst promoting and showcasing the depth of Ghana’s diverse culture, arts, traditions, lifestyles, music, folklore, history and heritage, wildlife, Eco and marine systems, biodiversity, natural resources, flora and fauna, extreme and legendary hospitality on the international stage

 

Target Audience

  • Domestic and International tourists
  • History enthusiasts, followers and lovers
  • Local authorities, traditional rulers, councils, chiefs and queen mothers
  • Educational institutions, academics, professional organizations and institutions
  • Diplomatic missions, diplomats, dignitaries, celebrities and high profile personalities
  • Authentic history, culture, arts, education, music, folklore, entertainment, leisure, recreation and sports lovers
  • Domestic and international historians, academicians, experts, media, artists, public influencers, educational institutions and professional networks
  • Enthusiasts, followers and students of especially international affairs, relations, diplomacy, geopolitics, colonialism and the transatlantic slave trade
  • Historical, culture, arts, festival, events and tourism ministries, agencies, departments, professionals, groups, institutions, organizations, businesses and service providers 
  • Everyone who have the passion for history, loves to have fun and be part of the movement to achieve and maintain intercultural, diversity and ethnic understanding, appreciation and friendliness that amplifies communal peaceful co-existence and respect for each other’s historical background, religion, culture, ethnicity and gender

 

The BIG SIX (B6) FESTIVAL promises to be the biggest, most innovative and creative Ghana/African history and heritage promotion, conservation, preservation and restoration event on Ghana/Africa's tourism, travel, tour, hospitality and vacation calendar!

 

Here is a unique opportunity to leave your footprints on this spectacular event!

Domestic and international historians, academicians, researchers, experts and traditional rulers/councils artists, musicians, performers and other creative professionals, media, public influencers, celebrities, educational institutions, events marketers, tour organizers/operators, travel agents, destination marketing companies, vacation, travel and tours marketers/bloggers, corporate, private and government institutions, organizations, ministries, agencies, departments, local authorities and volunteers are needed for strategic sponsorships, partnerships and collaboration!

 

Contact us for any further details:

Francis +233 270 338 757

Michael +233 264 475 836

Rachel +233 243 030 502

Kakraba +1 301 675 1358

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The mystic stone which vehemently resisted several attempts of removal from its present natural location to pave way for the construction of a road in the 14th century

THE COUNTRY SIDE (SOCIAL | INTERCULTURAL & DIVERSITY EXCURSIONS)

Are you Passionate about Discovering the Sights, Sounds, Scenes and to feel the Pulse of Amazing Ghana? Are you Keen on Developing Leadership, Teamwork, Diversity Management, Social and Intercultural Communication Skills through Tourism? Are you committed to Helping Promote and Sustain Ghana’s Domestic Tourism for Sustainable Pro-poor, Needy, Vulnerable, Deprived and Marginalized Development? Country Side provides all of these and much more!

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