“Afrikaba embraces the beauty of the individual, offers inspiration from the arts and builds on the strengths of culture and heritage”

What AfriKàBa does

AfriKàBa is an annual festival that showcases high quality work from artists with African and Caribbean heritage whilst engaging audiences with enriching and unique experiences.

Afrikaba Radio

Afrikaba Radio brings you a showcase of world class African heritage music from across the globe (allow a few seconds for the player to load).

Saturday July 3rd 2021

Big Ship Music Festival
Charlotte County Fairgrounds, Port Charlotte
2333 El Jobean Rd, Port Charlotte, FL 33948

Buy your ticket in advance to save $5 on each ticket.

Buy them in person: from KDW Radio in Northport Florida, 
12737 S Tamiami Trail, North Port, FL 34287

Or buy your tickets online > Eventbrite  

Big Ship Festival 2021, July 3rd Charlotte County Fairgrounds



Freddie McGregor’s Big Ship Music Festival returns to SW Florida on Sat July 3rd 2021. A great evening guaranteed! 


Catch the Afrikaba Radio Show replay here anytime on Mixcloud/afrikaba or on the radio in North Port, Florida on KDWRADIO 97.5 FM at the following times: 

  • Mondays 11:05 am Eastern Time (4:05 pm GMT).


  • Wednesdays 3am/8am
  • Saturdays 5pm/10pm
  • Sundays 3am/8am

Make a donation

Please help us to keep Afrikaba Radio going by making a donation of any amount. This will allow Afrikaba Radio to continue showcasing all genres of music by artists of African Heritage across the globe.