Music Festivals and Events in the Mhamid el Ghizlane area
At present there are three major annual events:
The TARAGALTE FESTIVAL is scheduled for NOVEMBER 2020 dates to be confirmed.
The 11th Edition: For more info
March is the FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL des NOMADES. March 19th to 21st 2020 FREE ENTRY!!!!!
The 17th annual Nomads Festival will present conferences, workshops, exhibitions, live sport shows and of course three colourful evenings of live music.
An eclectic mix of Music and Dance.
Demonstrations of traditional nomadic skills-
Nomads Hockey tournament (Mohkach)
Sand breadbaking competition (Mella)
Camel racing show (Ellaz)
Nomads forum: conferences, discussions and workshops.
Exhibition/sale of Moroccan crafts and local products.
And many other activities and surprises…
In mid APRIL … the MOUSSEM OF SIDI NAJI… a traditional celebration that includes a Fantasia, Camel Racing, RAHKBA and a big Souk.
Taragalte Festival 2017
Traditional Saharan folk music
Sunrise near Mhamid
You never know who you might meet
Camel men preparing for the camel race
Tarragalte Generation- Mhamid Desert Blues group
Festival of the Nomads in M´hamid
Nomad Music Festival March 2016
Nomad Festival Mhamid 2016
Festival of the Nomads in Mhamid
Daoud enjoying the Nomads Festival
Bounou Boys at The Nomad Festival
Shopping at the Nomads Festival
Daoud at the 2016 Nomads Festival
Made to measure clothes at the festival
Having fun at the Nomad Festival
Afel Boucom at Nomad Music Festival Mhamid 3.2016