Festival International Kreol (FIK)

Date: 17 to 26 November

Like every year the FIK/Festival Morisien will be organised by the Ministry of Tourism and partners such as Ministry of Arts and Culture at the end of November. This year’s Festival will bring innovation in the events organised during a week and will target the Mauritius population at large and mediatized internationally.

Program:

Friday 17 November

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm               

Aventure du Sucre

 

Sware poeziOfficial opening of the Festival            

  • Creole poem recitals, slam, fusion music

              

Saturday 18 November                          

11:00 am – 4:00 pm        

Serge Constantin, Vacoas

 

Finale of the creole-speaking drama competition            

4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

IBL Parking Caudan         

Bal Ran Zariko       

  • Traditional ball “finding the bean in the cake”, with the participation of creole associations and the general public in a retro atmosphere.

 

7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Football Ground,

Petite Rivière

Sega Lontan

  • Musical animation by pioneers of local creole music

 

 

Sunday 19 November

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Mahebourg Waterfront

 

Regat ek Festival Kiliner 

  • Professional regatta
  • Culinary festival
  • Musical animation by regional artists

 

 

Monday 20 November

7:00 pm

Serge Constantin, Vacoas​

 

Dance Show - Frères Joseph​

                                    

 

Wednesday 22 – Thursday 23 November

11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Central Market,

Port Louis

Espas Artistik

  • Fashion show by students of the Fashion & Design Institute
  • Painting exhibition by local artists
  • Creole Jazz musical animation

 

 

Saturday 25 November                 

9:00 am – 1:00 pm        

Le Méridien Hotel,

Pte aux Piments

 

Konferans                       

  • Conference – debate on the theme of “Unity” by local and international speakers

 

6:00 pm – 12:00 am

Municipal Council, Port Louis

Public Beach, Mont Choisy

Flacq – Taxi Place

Bambous Stadium

 

Sware Konser

  • 4 simultaneous concerts in 4 parts of the island. This will allow for a greater participation of artists, public, and tourists.

 

Sunday 26 November

4:00 pm

Vallée des Couleurs

 

Planting Ceremony          

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Public Beach,

Le Morne

 

Sware Tipik

  • Typical Sega animation around a camp fire

 

 

Organizer : MOT and MTPA

Website: https://www.fik.mu