UK: Freeman, Killer T among headline acts as ZimLinkUp festival returns

UK: Freeman, Killer T among headline acts as ZimLinkUp festival returns

By Showbiz Reporter

UK: ZimLinkUp 2024 will return in May for a weekend-long celebration with a top line-up of acts.

The family-friendly festival dedicated to showcasing the rich tapestry of Zimbabwean culture, heritage, and art, is set to take place over the 4-6 May weekend in Birmingham.

Organised with the vision of fostering community spirit and celebrating diversity, the festival promises a weekend of entertainment, education, and cultural exchange for all ages.

This year’s festival will feature a great line-up of renowned artists who have made significant contributions to the country’s music scene, with performances from Nutty O, Killer T, Freeman, Holy Ten, Enzo Ishall, and ExQ.

Speaking about the positive impact ZimLinkup 2024 will have on the community and local businesses, DJ Kojo for ZimLinkUp said: “Our vision for ZimLinkup is to not only celebrate our rich Zimbabwean heritage but also to create a space where communities can unite, share experiences, and build lasting connections.

“This festival is more than just a showcase; it’s an opportunity for local businesses and the community to come together and thrive.

“By participating in ZimLinkup 2024, businesses can align themselves with a celebration of diversity and culture, reaching a wide audience in a positive and engaging environment.”

Tickets and stalls

Tickets are available from £40. VIP tickets are £70 and will grant VIP holders exclusive access to the elevated balcony area as well as ground floor, and includes a separate bar.

The organisers are encouraging vendors and sponsors who want to be a part of ZimLinkUp to get in touch. Applications for businesses interested in trading on the day are still open and exhibitors can email to apply.

Kojo added: “This event provides an excellent opportunity for businesses to connect with a diverse and engaged audience. Vendors can showcase their products to a large and receptive crowd, while sponsors have the chance to align their brand with a positive and community-driven event.”