Addis Ababa Weekend Event Guide | Feb. 1-3, 2019

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Friday, Feb. 1

“Safe Motherhood” Photo Exhibition | 9am-5pm
Tayitu Hotel Art Gallery

St. Paul’s invites you to a free photo exhibition on international Safe Motherhood Month. The photos portray the daily activities of our obstetrician-gynecologists, midwives, nurses and other health professionals in their dedication to improve maternal health and make motherhood a joyous experience for every pregnant woman in Addis Ababa and beyond. Photos by Mahder Haileselassie
For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

Parents Forum| 9am-4:30pm
Vamdas entertainment (Megenagna next to Panorama Hotel)
For more info, call: +251 943 077 250

A stage for parents to discuss child development and parenting tips from a professional counselor. Hosted by Eyudan Life Skill Trainer

Ethio Jazz & Golden Age Pop | 6pm-10:30pm
Eliana Hotel (Churchill Street)
For more info or to make reservations, call: +251 111 262 600 or +251 967 527 988

Kick start your weekend at Eliana Hotel’s Degman Restaurant, Samuel Yirga will be performing live with the legendary Girma Negash & Bahta G/Hiwot, Executive Chef Matteo Glacinti will be serving Italian inspired gourmet dishes to tantalize your taste buds.

Live Music |6pm-8pm
Bake and Brew
Come on over, bring friends lets start the weekend together. Houseband is playing amazing selection with new additions. Visit their Facebook event page for more info.

Art Collage Exhibition | 8am-5pm
Laphto Mall (Old Air Port next toBisrate Gebriel Church)

Photo Exhibition by Abiy Eshete, Dawit Kifela, Kirubel Melke, Nuru Abegaz, Sisay Teshome, Tewodros Bekele, Yonas Melese and Yonathan Wondosen.
For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

Saturday, Feb. 2

Khul Vocals #4 | 11:30am-1pm 2
Khul Holistic Development Center (Retina Building, 9th floor)
Entrance: 150 ETB

Pitch is one of the fundamental aspects of sound. If you care to understand more about it, how to measure it and why it is used for, then you want to make sure to attend this immersive journey with someone who spent close to a decade working on and experimenting with the voice. For more info, visit their Facebook event page.

Hello Addis Elegance Night by E Ethiopian Entertainment | 10pm
Sheraton Addis, a Luxury Collection Hotel
Entrance: Regular 300 ETB – VIP 500 ETB

Enjoy Live performances of all time classy artists Dawit Melese, Kuku Sebsbe, Shewandagn Hailu, and Efrem Amare. For more info, please visit the organizers Facebook page.

Entrepreneurs’ Mindset Program | 3pm-6pm 2
xHub Addis (Morning Star Mall, 5th Floor)

EMP platform where aspiring social entrepreneurs and innovators meet successful social entrepreneurs and take learnings from champions of choices, those who made a conscious effort and shine through the rough entrepreneurs’ journey. This weekend we will be talking to Markos Lemma, Co-Founder & CEO of IceAddis and Bekure Tamirat, Director of Operations at Gebeya. Please register here.

Beauty and culture cultural fest | 8am
Laphto Mall (Old Air Port next to Bisrate Gebriel Church)
Enjoy cultural bazaar, Ethiopian Jazz, with food and drink

Shape your career | 9am-12pm
Iceaddis (Bole Medhanealem next to Kebe Pastry)

If you are looking for a job, need to prepare a perfect CV, and want to be better prepared for a job interview. Here participate in this event to get insight into landing your dream job. For more info visit their Facebook event page.

THE : FUNCTION | 9pm-4am 2
Escobar and Restaurant
Entrance: 100 ETB on the door

Underground Trap Music/Wild Dancehall music all night.

Poetic Saturdays – አድዋ | 2pm-5pm 2
Fendika Cultural Center (Kazanchis)

Poetic Saturdays are ready to entertain you with up and coming poets and seasoned ones this weekend. If your planning to perform and other info, please visit their Facebook event page.

Michael Belayneh, Tsedi and Vahe ft. Zemen band | 9pm
Romina Lounge and Restaurant (Kazanchis)

Come and have a wonderful time with your friends and family, with live performances of Michael Belayneh, Tsedenia G/Markos and Vahe ft. Zemen band.

SUNDAY, Feb. 3

Hands-on Training on Banking and Finance + Job Placement Assistance| 1:30pm-4:30pm
American College of Technology (4 Kilo)

American College of Technology (ACT) is a fully accredited higher education institution providing post-graduate studies in Business Administration and Computer Science programs. ACT in collaboration with Maharishi University of Management (USA) offers top in the industry short term training programs such as Cyber Security, Data Science, Cloud Computing, ERP, CRM, Leadership, Change Management, Project Management, Soft Skills, and others.

Goethe Monthly Book Review|2pm-5pm
National Archive and Library of Ethiopia (Wemezekr)

This weekend Goethe monthly book review program presents you a book by Mindaralew Zewudegize “አፍን ዘግቶ ፉጨት.” Visit their page to learn more.

Film Screening “Who Will Write Our History” | 3pm-5:30pm
Vadmas Entertainment (Megenagna next to Panorama Hotel)

The Unesco International Institute for Capacity Building in Africa – IICBA, German Embassy Addis Ababa and Embassy of Poland in Addis Ababa cordially invite you to a FREE screening of the feature documentary “Who Will Write Our History- Resistance Comes in Many Forms” in observance of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. For more info, please visit their Facebook event page.

Streets for People/ Car Free Day | 8am-12am
Addis Ababa Road Traffic Management Agency

ከልደታ ፍርድ ቤት – ሜክሲኮ
ከሜክሲኮ- ብሔራዊ
ከቤቴል – ኪዳነ ምሕረት
ከሳፋሪ – ፊጋ
ከለቡ መብራት – ጀሞ 1
ከምኒልክ ሆስፒታል – 6 ኪሎ