An event we shouldn’t miss? The Serengeti Fiesta winds up in Dar towards the end of each year. It’s a culmination of music concerts around the country by local artists.
Great local band? The Tanzanite Band plays at the Karambezi Café at the Seacliff Hotel, on Saturday and Sunday evenings, and during Sunday brunch at the Hyatt.
Best local markets? Kariakoo Market is great for saris, East African Kitenge cloth, gold, silver, and especially tanzanite jewellery at the best price in the
Best shopping for authentic local products? The Mwenge Market offers handicrafts, traditional carvings, and paintings in the Tingatinga style.