Mawazine Festival 2017
Mawazine means 'World Rhythms' and is a music festival founded by 'Maroc Culture' that takes place annually in the Moroccan capital of Rabat.
During the 15th edition that took place from 20 May to 28 May 2016 Artists such as Christina Aguilera, Iggy Azalea, Jean Wyclef, Maitre Gims, Kendji and Shaggy performed in the Moroccan capital Rabat.
The 16th edition of Mawazine Festival is scheduled to take place in Rabat, from the 12th May to the 20th May 2017.
The festival takes place in various locations around Rabat, the biggest one is Olm Souissi stage near the Hotel Sofitel, many people across the country and even from Europe come to live a unique music experience, in 2013 an estimated 2.5 million people attended the festival, Mawazine is one of the biggest music festival in the World, its aim is to promote the image of Morocco as an open and tolerant nation.
- The venues are secure with two separate areas; one from where it is free to watch as no tickets are required and a the other, next to the stage, for where you need to purchase tickets.
- 3 smaller stages: the historical site 'Chellah', Mohammed V national theater and the renaissance cultural center.
Where to Stay in Rabat
Mawazine Program 2017
The Program of Mawazine Festival 2017
|Sami Yusuf||12 May||21h45||NAHDA SPACE|
|Panache Culture||12 May||21h45||BOUREGREG|
|Charles Aznavour||12 May||20h45||MOHAMMED V NATIONAL THEATER|
|Nawal Al Zoghbi||14 May||21h45||NAHDA SPACE|
|Amadou & Mariam||14 May||21h45||BOUREGREG|
|Ms. Lauryn Hill||15 May||20h45||OLM SOUISSI|
|Booba||16 May||21h45||OLM SOUISSI|
|Ibibio Sound Machine||16 May||21h45||BOUREGREG|
|DJ Snake||17 May||21h45||OLM SOUISSI|
|Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band||18 May||21h45||BOUREGREG|
|Calypso Rose||19 May||21h45||BOUREGREG|
|Alpha Blondy||20 May||21h45||BOUREGREG|
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Security during the festival
The police officers, firemen, paramedics and private security agents are stationed inside the festival, nevertheless we recommend to buy tickets especially if you are a single woman, be also vigilant if you decide to stay in the free area where are some Pickpockets.
Further Details : http://www.festivalmawazine.ma
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