Events

Events and Pop-ups 

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. 

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Fela Kuti Tribute by Veghana

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

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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.

 

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Veghana at All Africa Festival 2021

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