Events and Pop-ups

Events and Pop-ups  

Veghana African vibe football parties

Its WIN-WIN with Veghana during the world cup at Media One Dubai. Join us at Garden On 8 for the true African party spirit.  Great food, great atmosphere and the best place in a cosy setting and to watch the football.
 
Whilst you watch the stars of African football, Veghana will be bringing the stars of our menu along with dancers, drummers and an authentic African vibe with drummers, dancers and afro-beats music all @MediaOne.

To book whatsApp O52 278 4071
 
Friday 2nd December – Ghana Vs Uruguay – 7pm
Friday 2nd December – Cameroon Vs Brazil – 11pm

Sunday 4th December - Senegal Vs England - 11pm

 

PREVIOUS EVENTS

Veghana at the Nature Fair by Natura.Tribe

Sunday 27 November 9am-8pm.

We will be in the gorgeous greenery of Al Barari, join us for this lovely family event with workshops, vendors and plenty of fun in the forest setting.

further info from www.natura.tribe.com

Veghana pop-up dinner 

SOLD OUT

(to join the waiting list for the next pop-up  WhatsApp +97150 956 9277)

Date: Saturday 10 September 

Time: 7.30-10.30pm  

A magical night with a five-course tasting dinner. Authentic West African food, with an Italian twist.

Afro music DJ, live music performances, live jazz singer and dancers.

Tickets are Dhs 350 for the 5 courses with soft drinks www.veghana.life  Tickets limited, book yours before they run out.

 

Veghana at Ripe Market

Date: Saturday 25 Sept
Time: 10am - 10pm 
Venue: Ripe Market, Spring Souk
Veghana will be at Dubai’s popular Ripe Market on Sat 25 June, at Spring Souk

Come to try our delicious plant-based cuisine, we will have free samples for all.  We will be selling pre-packed snacks, meals and drinks, at a significant discount.

On the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. Other stalls will sell a selection of fashion, art, food, homeware, jewellery and more - there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

Call +97150 956 9277 for further details

 

VEGHANA AT ECSTATIC DANCE

Dance like nobody is watching. Dance is the language of the soul. 

At Ecstatic Dancer the magical combination of community, live music and shamic beats will release your body to the music like you can never imagine.  With meditation, pop-up market of ethical brands and some of UAE's most talented artists - as well as Veghana's food, this is an event we need for our stressful lives. 

Date: Saturday 11 June
Time: 3:45pm to 7:45pm
Location: Private venue, Al Quoz, Dubai
Exact location to be shared upon registration
To book for the event (without food): AED 175 pp. 

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Veghana Tuesdays at Cubano Lito

(Cancelled until September. Unfortunately due to issues with the venue we will be postponing our Tuesday pop-up event for the summer)

Date: Tuesdays every week
Time: from 7.30pm till 10.30pm
Venue: Cubano Lito, Ibis World Trade Centre.

Whether you just love good food, or want to find out more about plant-based living, the yummy way, then pop in to Cubano Lito on Tuesdays when Veghana takes over the kitchen, once a week.  With music from a live turn-table DJ.

This week's menu.

Come feast on our wonderful West African treats and beats; Kelewele, fried yam, jollof rice and much more.

For further info, contact Nana Mancell on 050 956 9277

VEGHANA AT NOT JUST FOR VEGANS MARKET AT THE IRISH VILLAGE 

Date: Sunday 10 April 2022
Time: 12pm - 8pm 
Venue: The Irish Village, Al Garhoud, Dubai 

Try the tastiest spoon-licking food in Dubai, entirely plant-based.  Veghana will be at The Irish Village on Sunday 10 April with our award-winning West-African cuisine.

Loved by all, vegan or not, don’t miss our utterly delicious plant-based food (not at all spicy!) at the ‘Not

Just for Vegans’ market with live music and plenty of craic. From 12 – 8pm.

Come and try our new burger

VEGHANA AT MARKETTA 

Date: Saturday 19 March 2022
Time: 5pm - 11pm 
Venue: Yoga Centre, Tecom and Al Barsha - call  056 114 5014
Veghana will be at the very first Marketta, a magical market in a charming green space.  Marketta will feature specially-curated craft and artwork, as well as wellness therapists and healers.  With live music, yoga and meditation - and the outdoor setting, Marketta is the perfect weekend escape for our busy lives.  

Check out @Marketta_ae to find out more about the gorgeous brands that have been put together.
This weekend's Marketta is celebrating the Holi colours and the spring equinox, and we look forward to connecting with you under the full moon.

This is a boutique market, call to let us know you are coming and get the location 056 114 5014.
Veghana will be at Marketta with  all our favourites, on the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. Other stalls will sell a selection of fashion, art, food, homeware, jewellery and more - there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

 

VEGHANA AT THRIFT FOR GOOD

Date: Saturday 19 February 2022
Time: 10am - 10pm 
Venue: Time Square
Veghana will be at Thrift For Good's very first sustainable market in their new store in Times Square!  We are joining over 25 sustainable brands.
Veghana will be all about fonio, the wonder superfood that everyone should be eating instead of starchy carbs, and what's more this is a grain that could bring so much to African farmers.
We will also have all our favourites, n the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. Other stalls will sell a selection of fashion, art, food, homeware, jewellery and more - there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

There will also be music and FREE kid's crafts all day 😉

📍@timessquaredxb level 1 outside our store
➡️ 19 February
⏰ 10am-6pm

Veghana at Groove on The Grass

Date: From Friday 11 - Sunday 13 February
Venue: The Dunes, Ras Al Khamaih

Veghana will be at UAE's most fabulous art and music festival, Groove on The Grass. Veghana's cuisine will rock the vibrant party which features UAE's best DJs and a happy dancing crowd.

Come to try our delicious plant-based cuisine, we will have free samples for all.  We will be selling pre-packed snacks, meals and drinks.  

On the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. 

 

NOT JUST FOR VEGANS POP-UP MARKET AT EXPO

'Not Just For Vegans' pop-up market is at EXPO. Come and let's serve you with our mouth-watering West -African street-food.

Time : 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Date: 29th and 30th January, 2022
Location: EXPO Festival Garden

Veghana's stand will serve appetizing West-African food like 'jollof rice', now a world-famous dish, the divine peanut soup, and the incredible Red Red (beans stew). Veghana's finger-licking chocolate cake and coconut ice-cream will blow up visitors taste-buds. Our plant-based dishes are divine and have to be tasted to be believed.

Visitors will be treated to more than a dozen stands representing the very best of UAE vegan enterprises. Visitors will also be pleasantly surprised by the innovative vendors covering many aspects of vegan lifestyle including fashion, cosmetics, perfume, food and much more. With activities for children, and the spectacular EXPO setting, the market will be a great day out with something for all in the family.

Veghana's Festive Pop-up

Date: Wed 8 November  

Time: 7.30-10.30pm  

Venue: Cubano Lito, Ibis Trade Centre

BOOK NOW

This month Veghana celebrates the 'Tree of Life'.  This festive season Veghana hopes everyone will remember the trees, plant them and not waste them. We have gathered an eclectic and excellent mix of artists using wood instruments and other tree inspired performances.

A truly magical night with a five-course tasting dinner; music from Dubai's top DJ, live music, singers and percussion, and dancers.

Veghana will serve our authentic West African food, with a modern twist. A complexity of flavors that will transport you to tropical paradise.

Tickets are Dhs 250 for a six-course meal with soft drinks - and heart-thumping entertainment. 

  

Veghana at Down to Earth, Jameel Arts Centre

Fri 26 Nov midday to 9pm and Sat 27 Nov midday to 7pm

Register to attend: https://jameelartscentre.org/whats-on/down-to-earth-2021/

Catch Veghana at the annual festival celebrating all things green. Jameel Arts Centre invites gardeners, green-fingered enthusiasts, the eco-conscious and sustainability-aware to experience a range of entertaining activities for all ages.

 

Veghana at the Marketplace Dubai Design Week, D3

We are honoured to be taking part in the marketplace of one of the most prestigious Dubai events. 

The Dubai Design Week Marketplace, an outdoor retail experience returns to Dubai Design District (d3) for a second edition from 12-13 November.
Come to try Veghana's delicious plant-based cuisine, we will have free samples for all.  We will be selling snacks, meals and drinks - all the favourites from our menu. At our stall in D3 will be our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. 
More info from www.dubaidesignweek.ae. See you at D3!

 

Fela Kuti Tribute by Veghana

For photos from the night go to our google drive 

FELA LOVE mix by Jumeirah Sound System from Soundcloud.

Date: Wed 3 November 
Time: 7.30-10.30pm  
Venue: Cubano Lito, Ibis Trade Centre

This month Veghana celebrates Fela Kuti, Africa's greatest musician.  Fela invented Afrobeat, a kind of African jazz, and spent a life-time hunted by the authorities and for his messages around the harm of corrupt governments.  

Fela's music and his legacy will be the theme for our pop-up event at Cubano Lito on Wed 3rd November.  A truly magical night with a six-course tasting dinner; music from Dubai's top Afro music DJ, live music, singers and percussion, dancers, poetry - we have asked our artists to channel's Fela's spirit and message.

Veghana will serve our authentic West African food, with a modern twist. A complexity of flavors that will transport you to tropical paradise.

Tickets are Dhs 250 for a six-course meal with soft drinks - and heart-thumping entertainment. 

Veghana at Ollie Daze

Date: Friday 29 October
Time: Midday till late 
Venue: Umm Al Quwain Beach Hotel

Veghana will be at UAE's most fabulous beach party, Ollie Daze. Veghana's cuisine will rock the vibrant party which features UAE's best DJs and a happy dancing crowd.

Come to try our delicious plant-based cuisine, we will have free samples for all.  We will be selling pre-packed snacks, meals and drinks, at a discount.  

On the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. 

Ticket Info

Date: Thursday 21st - Saturday 23rd October

Time: 1pm - 10.30pm 
Venue: Burj Park, The Wings of Mexico entrance - Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd - Downtown Dubai

Veghana will be at Africa's Biggest Festival taking place at Burj Park, Dubai; Entertainment, Food, Culture, Fashion, Arts & Literature

Come to try our delicious plant-based cuisine, we will have free samples for all.  We will be selling snacks, meals and drinks, at a significant discount.  On the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. 
See you at Burj Park to celebrate the many wonders of Africa!

 

MANIC MONDAY BY RECONNECT:

Date: Mon 11 Oct, 2021 Time: 5pm -1am

Venue: Indigo Hotel Dubai Downtown

 

A holistic and unconventional approach to mental health awareness & wellness 

Find Veghana at the SPECIES MENTAL MARKET featuring some of the UAE’s top wellness providers and mental health advocates, and also a MANIC SHOW which promises to be a weirdly entertaining, involving music, dance, spoken word and other forms of artistic expression.

Manic Monday aims to break the stigmas around mental health by featuring both professionals and persons with lived experience with mental health and to support local communities achieving their #mentalstrength by creating a safe and inspirational space for people to connect, share and interact. 

For a fully redeemable AED 250, you get chilling entertainment, a healthy F&B menu and over 30 programs and practitioners that attendees can engage with for the purpose of awareness and personal development.  

Apart from being an art & design-lover’s paradise, Hotel Indigo Dubai Downtown, Dubai’s first boutique hotel along the banks of the Dubai Creek.

To make your reservation or more information please contact: Call - +971 54 561 9869.  Facebook/Instagram: reconnect.mea

Veghana Pop-up at Cubano Lito

Date: Wed 29 Sept, 2021
Time: 7-10pm
Venue: Cubano Lito, Ibis Trade Centre Dubai
SOLD OUT
 

A truly magical night with a six-course tasting dinner; music from Dubai's top Afro music DJ and producer, Cory (Afrocentric label), live music, singers and percussion, dancers, poetry, art.

Cubano Lito is Dubai's hidden gem. Classy and cosy jazz bar, flexing with funk and dripping with cool, the perfect venue for our Veghana pop-up. This super stylish place at DIFC is surrounded by a gorgeous garden, has free valet parking and is a licensed venue.

Veghana will serve our authentic Ghanaian food, with a modern twist. A complexity of flavors that will transport you to tropical West Africa paradise.

Tickets are Dhs 250 for a six-course meal with soft drinks - and eye popping entertainment

Check out the awesome Ghanaian singer Yaaba who will perform at the pop-up. View here.

See you at Cubano Lito!

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VEGHANA AT RIPE MARKET

Date: Friday 17 Sept
Time: 10am - 6pm 
Venue: Ripe Market, Spring Souk
Veghana will be at Dubai’s popular Ripe Market on Friday 17 September, at Spring Souk

Come to try our delicious plant-based cuisine, we will have free samples for all.  We will be selling pre-packed snacks, meals and drinks, at a significant discount.

On the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. Other stalls will sell a selection of fashion, art, food, homeware, jewellery and more - there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

 

VEGHANA AT ECSTATIC GROOVE

Dance like nobody is watching. Dance is the language of the soul. 

At Ecstatic Groove the magical combination of community, live music and shamic beats will release your body to the music like you can never imagine.  With meditation, pop-up market of ethical brands and some of UAE's most talented artists - as well as Veghana's food, this is an event we need for our stressful lives. 

Date: Friday September 10 ’21
Time: 1:45pm to 5:45pm
Location: Private venue, Al Quoz, Dubai
Exact location to be shared upon registration
Energy exchange: AED 150 pp

 

VEGHANA AT RIPE MARKET

Date: Saturday 4 September
Time: 10am - 7pm 
Venue: Ripe Market, Ground Floor, Circle Mall, JVC

Veghana will be at Dubai’s popular Ripe Market on Saturday, 4th September, at Circle Mall, Jumeirah Village Circle.  Veghana will join other home-grown businesses at this boutique market.

Come to try our delicious plant-based cuisine, we will have free samples for all.  We will be selling pre-packed snacks, meals and drinks, at a discount, for our first ever Ripe Market.  

On the menu is our legendary Peanut Soup, world famous Jollof Rice, and our super-sumptuous Chocolate Cake and Coconut Ice-Cream. Other stalls will sell a selection of fashion, art, food, homeware, jewellery and more - there will be something for everyone to enjoy.

 

VEGHANA POP-UP DINNER

Veghana invites you to a great pop-up dinner. 
A truly magical night with a six-course tasting dinner; music from a live DJ with a live violinist, dancers, percussion, poetry, art.  
Date: Tuesday, August 17th, 2021
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Venue: KAVE Al Serkal Avenue
KAVE is a one of a kind venue; warm, welcoming, eclectic. KAVE is a brave concept for Dubai, exploring community, creativity and up-cycling - the perfect partner for Veghana.
Veghana will serve our authentic Ghanaian food, with a modern twist. A complexity of flavors that will transport you to tropical West Africa paradise.
Tickets are Dhs 250 for a six-course meal with drinks - and eye popping entertainment
 

NOT JUST FOR VEGANS POP-UP MARKET

'Not Just For Vegans' pop-up market is the 'UAE's' very first vegan market. Come and let's serve you with our mouth-watering West -African street-food.

Time : 12:00 PM - 8: 00 PM
Date: 30th July, 2021
Location: Building 8, Golden Mile Galleria, Palm Jumeirah

Veghana's stand will serve appetizing West-African food like 'jollof rice', now a world-famous dish, the divine peanut soup, and the incredible beans stew. Veghana's finger-licking chocolate cake and coconut ice-cream will blow up visitors taste-buds. Our plant-based dishes are divine and have to be tasted to be believed.

At the fully indoors market, visitors will be treated to more than 20 stands representing the very best of UAE vegan enterprises. Visitors will also be pleasantly surprised by the innovative vendors covering many aspects of vegan lifestyle including fashion, cosmetics, perfume, food and much more. With activities for children, and lots of prizes to be won, the market will be a great day out with something for all in the family.

For more information, kindly contact; instagram.com/notjustforvegansmarket
Facebook.com/Not-Just-For-Vegans
 

VEGHANA'S FIRST POP-UP DINNER

Veghana invites you to our first pop-up dinner 

7.30pm - 9.30pm on Wed 30 June
being held in SEVA’s exquisite café.

SEVA is Dubai’s iconic vegan destination, a place of earthiness and divine comfort. 

Veghana’s cuisine is a game-changer. A complexity of flavours that transport you to tropical West Africa paradise.

For this stunning event, Veghana will serve traditional West African food with a modern twist, as well as present a series of spell-binding performances.

Tickets are Dhs 250 for a three-course meal with drinks – and much more.

Be mesmerised by African inspired music from legendary Dubai DJ Somalie (a chart topping international producer) and performances from intriguing flow artists Flowylee and Sara Abdou, who also come from the continent. And that’s not all expect spoken word and live music to take your breath away.

Menu

  • Drinks: Bissap (West Africa superfood drink), Moringa & Pineapple juice
  • Starters: Peanut soup, Mango salad
  • Main: Jollof rice, Plantain & Beans, Okra with yam
  • Dessert: Coconut ice-cream, Chocolate cake, Superfood Sorbet
Price: Dhs 250 | Limited spaces Available

Location

SEVA is located in Jumeirah 1, Just off Jumeirah Road

Kindly contact 0585435888 or info@sevaexperience.com for bookings and further inquiries