• Chocolate Passions Trail

    Exclusive moments for chocolate lovers to experience farm gate activities of the chocolate value chain
  • Wildlife & Nature Footsteps

    Pleasurable strides in the sky & on top of trees at the world’s longest rain forest canopy walkway
  • Country Side

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

    Captivating canoe excursions that takes UNESCO world heritage followers and enthusiasts to Nzulezu, the quintessential village on stilt (Ghana's answer to Amsterdam) and other stash away pristine wetlands, fresh water lagoons and/or consummating tropical swamp forest sites
  • Wildlife & Nature Footsteps

    Upon arrival in Ghana, the first sound you will hear is laughter which makes you feel very welcomed and if you love this, another opportunity await you to experience fascinating birds chirping diverse charming sounds in many tropical rain forests, watch colorful butterflies and other wildlife species
  • History Panorama

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

    Exhilarating companionship, experience Ghana’s internationally acclaimed extreme friendship, courtesy and hospitality even from the wild
  • Wildlife & Nature Footsteps

    Explore diverse majestic & amazing wildlife species within national wildlife conservation parks
  • History Panorama

    The spiritual river 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
  • 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 (the world's largest man made Lake by surface area)
  • Native & Indigenous Culture Exploits

    Adowa dance, a flamboyant indigenous and native dance of the Ashanti Kingdom performed with elaborate moves and intricate gestures worth indulging
  • 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

    If it must be uniquely impact oriented, deeply satisfying and fun filled beach & sunbathing vacation, it must be Ghana the only place on earth where beach, beats & fun meets
  • Precious Minerals Expedition

    Exclusive moments to satisfy your curiosity as to why Ghana was once named Gold Coast with a visit to this beautiful land where Gold & other minerals can be found even at the least expected places

The Big Six (B6) Festival

Supporting, Strengthening, Projecting and Branding Ghana's Culture, Arts and History Tourism Image around the Six Iconic Personalities of Independence Struggle

(Staged Annually to Herald Ghana's Independence Day Celebrations)

Heroes of Ghana’s Independence Struggle: the Big Six (B6) from Left to Right:

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

Staging 

Annually to Herald Ghana's Independence Day Celebrations

Date:  28TH February - 5TH March 

From the very first arrival of Prince Henry the navigator and his explorer crew (1471), transatlantic slave trade, colonial rule, struggle for independence, attainment of independence, contemporary Ghana and anything in-between, the BIG SIX (B6) FESTIVAL provides a formidable platform for a week of authentic and explosive Culture, History, Arts, Education, Entertainment, Recreation and Sports (CHAEERS).

Venue

Accra (regional rotation under consideration)

Festival Objectives

  • To 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 experience 
  • 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 arts and cultural festivals 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 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 making of informed decisions regarding Ghana’s colonial past, transatlantic slave trade and as well as social, cultural, economic, democratic and political development before and after independence. 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 in all fields of human endeavor specifically targeting females and the girl child and as well as to facilitate building of political bridges among the diverse political groups in Ghana
  • 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
  • Academic and Professional organizations and institutions
  • Domestic and international academicians, experts and professional networks
  • Diplomatic missions, diplomats, dignitaries, celebrities and high profile personalities
  • Authentic culture, arts, history, education, music, folklore, entertainment, recreation and sports lovers
  • Enthusiasts, followers and students of especially international affairs, relations, diplomacy, geopolitics, colonialism and the transatlantic slave trade
  • Culture, arts, festival, events and tourism ministries, agencies, departments, professionals, groups, institutions, organizations, businesses, service providers and enthusiasts
  • Everyone who 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 religion, culture, ethnicity and gender

Sponsorship/Partnership/Further Information

Contact

Godwin +233246066848

Harriet +12408388670

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