Mawazine Festival



Mawazine is back with a multi Grammy Awards megastar!

published on 16/03/2018

Mawazine is back with a multi Grammy Awards megastar!

Bruno Mars to perform in Morocco for his first concert in Africa

Rabat, March 16th, 2018 : The Mawazine Festival Rhythms of the World is back! Considered as the second largest musical event on the planet, this cultural phenomenon will take place at the start of the summer from the 22nd to the 30th of June, 2018. For its 17th edition, Mawazine pledges a breathtaking line up. On the menu: A mix of the biggest international stars, as well as a selection of the best national talent making up over half of the total concerts scheduled on the six venues of the festival.

Recognized and acclaimed by artists around the world, the Mawazine Festival Rhythms of the World will once again live up to its legend. The Maroc Cultures Association, organizer of the Festival is proud to announce the scheduled concert of one of the greatest artist of his generation: Bruno Mars will perform for the first time in Africa on Wednesday June 27th on the OLM-Souissi venue.

Awarded several times at the Grammy Awards, acclaimed during the Super Bowl, followed by over 150 million fans on social networks, author of the fifth most viewed video of all times on YouTube… Bruno Mars is the man of all records and his coming to Morocco will be a historic moment for the Mawazine Festival Rhythms of the World !

Useful Information :

17th edition of Mawazine Festival Rhythms of the World : From the 22nd to the 30th of June 2018.

Bruno Mars’s concert on Wednesday, June 27th 2018 on the OLM Souissi Venue.

About Mawazine Rhythms of the World Festival

Established in 2001, the Mawazine Rhythms of the World Festival is the essential rendezvous for music amateurs in Morocco with, for the last 15 years, over 2 million festivalgoers at each edition. Held every month of May over nine days, Mawazine offers a rich and diversified program where world stars from the four corners of the world make of the cities of Rabat and Salé a world stage for music.  Committed to promote Moroccan Music, the Festival devotes more than half of its shows to national artists. As a firm believer in the in values of peace, tolerance openness and respect, 90% of the concerts are free of charge so that everybody can enjoy it. Mawazine also participates in the region’s economy, attracting tourists from all over the world; thus making of Morocco once every year a world music stage.

About Maroc Cultures Association:

Created In compliance with the provisions of November 15, 1958 Dahir, and further to a General Assembly held in Rabat on October 23, 2001, Maroc Cultures is a non-profit association whose main mission is to offer to the public of Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaër region a highly professional cultural and artistic entertainment worthy of the capital of the kingdom. Echoing the fundamental values of His Majesty King Mohammed VI development policy, Maroc Cultures materializes this mission through Mawazine Rhythms of the World Festival as well as various events, multi-disciplinary symposia, plastic art exhibitions and concerts.


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