Bayimba is a multiple-branched organization that focuses on uplifting arts and culture in Uganda through cultural exchange and creativity.

We host high-quality arts festivals, offer training and workshops for aspiring artists, and facilitate creative development.

We strive to reach as wide an audience as possible, reaching all age groups and income levels.

Bayimba is unique in its multidisciplinary approach combined with its engaging efforts to “explore and experience”.


13th edition
19th – 21st March 2020

Uganda’s oldest independent Film festival

Call for Film Submissions →


9th edition
6th – 9th May 2020

DOADOA – East African Performing Arts Market

Register for 2020 →


13th Edition
20th – 23rd August 2020
Lunkulu Island | Mukono

Africa’s independent island festival

Call for Artists →


7th edition
November 2020

Kampala’s premier international theatre festival

Visit the KITF website →


The Practical Musician
Professional Music Training

Hip Hop Boot Camp August 2020

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Bayimba would like to thank the following partners for their generous support

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