No plans for the weekend? Just check out our list of things to do in Lagos this Saturday and Sunday.

RELE Young Contemporaries Exhibition

Venue: 5 Military Street, Onikan Lagos.

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017

Catch it while you still can! This weekend is the last weekend to see Rele’s Young Contemporaries Exhibition. The exhibition features five diverse artists – Rewa, Sejiro Avoseh, Ezekiel Osifeso, Oladimeji Coker, Marcellina Akpojotor – with a unique body of work. While you’re here, read our profile of the artists on the site. 

TED Lagos Ideas Search 2017

Venue: Agip Hall, The Muson Centre 8/9 Marina, Onikan, Lagos

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017

Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm

Organized by Paddy Anigbo and Chikwe Ihekweazu, the TED Lagos Ideas search is an initiative of TED to find fresh voices from Africa to speak on the TEDGlobal stage. Selected ideas will be shared at TEDGlobal 2017 in Arusha, Tanzania.


Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017

The second edition of the Access bank holds annual Lagos Marathon takes place this Saturday. This year’s marathon starts at National Stadium Surulere opposite Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere and finishes in front of Eko Atlantic City, Victoria Island.


VR CREATIVE AGENCY – Valentine Pop-up

Venue: 3 Hakeem Dickson Street off Fola Osibo, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria

Date: Sunday, February 12, 2017

As a sequel to the agency’s sample sale, VR Creative will be hosting a pop-up this Sunday. The pop-up will feature emerging fashion and leather accessory brands including JZO, Nodrog.St, 1407 Style, Bodun, HenriUduku, Maxivive and Assian.


Venue: WISH Africa Showroom, No 62 Norman Williams Rd, Off Ribadu Road, Ikoyi, Lagos

Date: Sunday, February 12, 2017

Unisex brand, 87 origins has partnered with WISH AFRICA for a showroom pop-up. Alongside their utilitarian style of clothing, the brand will also display their growing accessories range of clutches and rings. Read our interview with the brand here


Venue: Kia Showroom, 308 Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017

Mixed media artist, Dennis Osadebe is part of the 2017 Arthouse contemporary limited art auction. He’s showing his piece ‘Who can say where we are going.’