CONSOLIDATED PROGRAMME OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE CENTENARY (100) CELEBRATIONS OF LUSAKA AS A SETTLEMENT – 1st – 31st JULY, 2013

DATE/TIME

EVENT

VENUE

SPONSOR

 

01.07.13

07:30 hrs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:30 hrs

 

 

14:45 hrs

 

 LAUNCH

  • Flag off by the Mayor

 

  • March past with Zambia Defence Forces and all Stakeholders

 

  • Speeches
  • Traditional Dancers
  • Musical Bands
  • Display of Cultural Crafts  (charged KR 20 for participation)
  • Refreshments
  • Football Match between Lusaka City Council and Chongwe District Council

Main Post Office

Nakatindi grounds

Emboela Stadium

 

Lusaka City Council

Lusaka city Council and stakeholders

 

03.07.13

to

17.07.13

CLEANING OF THE CITY Garbage collection, sweeping, painting, Gardening and beautifying the surrounding and putting of waste bins in designated areas.

All Townships and Compounds/Institutions
  • MLGH
  • ZNS
  • Zambia Army
  • Zambia Police
  • Zambia Prison Service
  • All WDCs/residents in 33 Wards of Lusaka
  • Schools
  • Vendors
  • Swaza
  • Waste Management Association of Zambia

03/07/13

to

17/07/13

Mural painting by Senior School pupils Competition

Stakeholders and Lusaka City Council

 

08/07/13

08:30 hrs

A Day In The Life Mobile Phone Photographic Competition

Nakatindi Hall

Stakeholders and Lusaka City Council

13/07/13

14:00 hrs

09:00 hrs

FASHION SHOW 

  • Competition in traditional wear and golden oldies

 

  • Entertainment by Oliya Band, Kalambo Hit Parade and Mulemena Boys

 

MUSICAL FESTIVAL

 

 

 

 

Nakatindi Hall

 

At Community Halls:

Kabwata, Chawama, Kanyama, Matero, Lusaka Central, Mandevu and Munali.

Lusaka City Council

and Stakeholders

Lusaka City Council

and Stakeholders

Lusaka City Council

and Stakeholders

 

18/07/13 to 28/07/13

16:00 hrs

 

Primary School Art exhibition

 

Levy Junction

Stakeholders

19/07/13

09:00 hrs

Historical Photos of Lusaka

  • Exhibition
Lusaka Museum
  • Samsung
  • Zamtel
  • Barclays
  • Shreeji
  • US Embassy

20/07/13

09:00 hrs

Heritage Hash Levy Junction, Back Parking Lot
  • Vibrant Africa
  • US Embassy

20/07/13

Food & Wine Festival and Traditional Delicacies Levy Junction, back parking Lot, overlooking the cooling tower

Stakeholders

19/07/13 to 20/07/13

A cultural & recyclingSpecialists of traditional delicacies Nakatindi grounds Lusaka City Council and Stakeholders

19/07/13 to 20/07/13

  • Begins 17:00 hrs. Friday and 12:00 hrs. Saturday
  • Coming to Zambia: Freshly Ground
Lusaka City Music Festival Barclays Sports Complex
  • Barclays
  • Amaka Arts
  • Southern Sun Ridgeway

19/07/13

09:00 hrs

Opening of old Kenneth Kaunda House Old Kenneth Kaunda House Chilenje, off Burma Road
  • J J Lowe

22/07/13

08:00 hrs.

Tree planting – Lusaka City Council should identify roads/ streets to be planted. Nakatindi Hall
  • Toyota
  • Lusaka City Council

23/07/13

10:00 hrs.

Consecration of old Soli burial ground Olympia Park, behind Manda Hill

Stakeholders

23/07/13

10:00 hrs.

A day with the blindTime program to be discussed Lusaka Playhouse
  • Bank ABC
  • US Embassy
  • Dar farms
  • Min Trak

24/07/13 to 31/07/13

 

 

Adult Artists competitionMedia photographers competitionA day in the life photographic competition (via mobile phone)

Manda Hill

Alliance Francais

Stakeholders

Stakeholders

 

Stakeholders and Lusaka City Council

24/07/13

16:00 hrs.

Art exhibition by Start

  • Lusaka Life, Lusaka my City
New Venue Gallery

Shiraz

25/07/13

10:00 hrs.

Clean of Post Office, one of the oldest buildings in Lusaka Lusaka Post Office- Cairo Road

Lafarge

25/07/13 – 30/07/13

  • 18:00 hrs. Official Opening by invitation
  • 20:00 hrs. Documentary of Lusaka, all invited KR100 entry
LUSAKA PLAYHOUSE

  • Basket & Wood Exhibition OUR LIFE
  • Documentary of Lusaka over 100 years

 

Lusaka Play House/New Government Complex
  • Bank ABC
  • US Embassy
  • Dar farms
  • Min Trak

26/07/13

10:00 hrs

Inter-denomination Church Service The Cathedral of The Holy Cross Lusaka City Council and Stakeholders

26/07/13

10:00 to 12:30 hrs

Panel of discussionsTitle: The Problems Facing the Expansion of Lusaka.. all invited Lusaka Playhouse
  • Zambian Open University
  • Stewart Creharn

26/07/13

19:30 hrs.

Film Festival Lusaka Play House

Stakeholders

 

26/07/13 to 27/07/13

19:00 hrs.

In – house production:The Wisdom of the African drum Lusaka Playhouse

Lusaka Playhouse

27/07/13

10:00 – 12:30 hrs.

Discussion: The Revival of City Halls and recreational facilities all over Lusaka Lusaka Playhouse
  • Bank ABC
  • American Embassy
  • Dar Farmer
  • Min Trak

27/07/13

19:00 hrs.

Discussion: In house production, “come away with me” by Bright Banda Play House

Stakeholders

27/07/13

17:00hrs.

GRAND MUSIC FESTIVALFriday all day and night SaturdayJoint effort with the Council University of Zambia(UNZA) Stakeholders and Lusaka City Council

27/07/13

09:00 hrs.

Marathon, float procession and Malasha  bicycle raceJoint participation with the Council Cairo Road

Stakeholders

28/07/13

10:00 – 12:30 hrs.

Every morning

Panel of discussions

  • The film industry in Zambia
  • All are invited
Lusaka Playhouse

US Embassy

29/07/13

14:30 hrs

GARDEN PARTYStrictly by invitation only – Dignitaries and Mayors from the region

  • 500 guests
  • Prize giving for competitions
Mulungushi Conference Centre
  • Southern Sun Ridgeway
  • Zambia Breweries

 

28/07/13

10:00 – 12:30 hrs.

 

Lusaka PlayhousePanel of DiscussionsEvery MorningTitle: Fashion Industry and its Challenges Lusaka Playhouse

Stakeholders

30/07/13

10:00 – 12:30 hrs.

Panel of discussions Every morning Title: The problems facing the Lusaka Playhouse/An ideal Playhouse Lusaka Playhouse

Stakeholders

29/07/13

10:00 to 13:00 hrs

  • Freedom Trail with the US Embassy (just for the Mayors of the Region).
  • Lunch
Ten (10) heritage sites decided by the American Embassy in conjunction with Heritage Conservation Commission (Zambia)
  • American Embassy
  • Heritage Conservation Commission of Zambia

30/07/13

09:30 hrs

Visitation of Heritage Sites Places to be advised

Lusaka City Council and Stakeholders

30/07/13

19:30 hrs

GRAND FINALE Official dinner: Black Tie Event, New Government complex,250 guests, for ministers and the Diplomatic Community, Sponsors and VIPS New Government Complex /Pamodzi Hotel

Zambia Breweries and Southern Sun,

31/07/13

19:00 hrs

SUPER GRAND FINALE

  • Night display of fireworks

 

Nakatindi Grounds

Lusaka City Council