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Olbrich After Hours: Mokoomba

3330 Atwood Ave.
Madison, WI 53704
  • Presented By: Olbrich Botanical Gardens
  • Dates: August 6, 2024
  • Location: Olbrich Botanical Gardens
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Olbrich After Hours is FREE; a $5 suggested donation supports the musicians and performers. Food and beverages available for purchase. Carry-in picnics allowed; carry-in alcohol prohibited.
OVERVIEW

Olbrich Gardens’ Summer Concert Series is back with a fresh twist and new name - Olbrich After Hours! Enjoy an evening in the gardens with a rolling line-up of dynamic musicians, pop-up performances, and delectable food carts. Quench your thirst with a microbrew, summer cocktail, or mocktail. And connect with eco-friendly organizations committed to conserving our environment. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket seating.

DOORS STAY OPEN AT 6 P.M.; CONCERT STARTS AT 7 P.M.

Mokoomba

Mokoomba is an explosively talented six-man crew from Mosi-oa-Tunya (Victoria Falls), Zimbabwe. Hailed as one of the most exciting bands from Africa in the 21st century, they are setting dancefloors ablaze with their unique mix of traditional Tonga and pan-African music cultures with dashes of Rap, Ska, Soukous, and Afro-Cuban music. With over 40 countries and prestigious international festivals under their belt, they have performed at the world’s biggest venues; Sziget, Roskilde, North Sea Jazz, New York’s Apollo Theater, New Orleans Jazz and many more.

Food Cart: Nani

Eco-Friendly Org: Ceiba Foundation

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