Kenya Breweries Limited Launches Tusker Oktobafest 2019

(Left) Joseph Kagigite, Shopper Marketing Manager Beers EABL, Tusker brand ambassador Waithera Murugi and (Right) Kinya Kimotho, Finance Director EABL During the official announcement of the Tusker Oktobafest press briefing at Blue Door Beer Garden

Kenya Breweries Limited (KBL) through its flagship brand Tusker, has announced the biggest beer festival in Kenya, ‘Tusker OktobaFest 2019’.

The one of a kind beer festival in the country will take place from the 5th to 6th October 2019 at Ngong Racecourse-Nairobi.

The event is to celebrate Kenyan authenticity, by bringing to life Kenyan culture through beer, entertainment, food and music.

During the two-day festival, Kenyans will get to enjoy a range of beers and food as they get entertained by the nation’s top artists and Deejays.

Speaking at the launch, Kenya Breweries Limited Finance Director Ms. Kinya Kimotho said,

“The festival is to celebrate our diverse and unapologetic culture with great food and music to give our consumers a one of a kind extraordinary experience. We hope our consumers will enjoy great beer from the KBL family.”

“The event also seeks to celebrate our great Kenyan vibe and twist by promoting our local celebrity artists, DJs and MCs,” added Ms. Kinya Kimotho.

The line-up of artists will include Sauti Sol, Nyashinski, Khaligraph Jones, Jua Cali, Fena, The Kansoul, Bensoul, Nadia Mukami, Sailors, Ethic, Hart-the-band, and Karun among others. Revelers will enjoy great music from Deejays that include (DJ) Joe Mfalme, Blinky Bill, Kace, Suraj, Adrian, G Money, and Dii amongst others.


There will be a gaming area, with interactive activities that include festival and arcade games, touch rugby, giant jenga and pool amongst others. The festival will also have a wide variety of Kenyan street food ranging from Nyama Choma, samosa and mutura amongst others.

To be part of the ‘Tusker OktobaFest 2019’, consumers will be required to purchase festival pass via at Kshs 1,000. Each ticket purchased comes with 2 redeemable beers from the house of Tusker (Tusker Lager, Tusker Lite, Tusker Malt, and Tusker Cider)