Back with a bang, Nickelodeon’s annual family-centric festival threw kids, parents and guardians into a delightful mood yesterday as day one of NickFest 2018, held at Balmoral Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos. Nickelodeon, saw the venue transformed into a massive kiddies’ wonderland with amazing toys, fun games, and loads of sparkling bright colors and exciting performances.
The two-day event which attracts thousands of kids and parents across Lagos was nothing short of a family fun packed with entertainment, activities, events and experiences for all ages as promised and delivered by the organisers. NickFest thrilled kids and parents alike thanks to , Nickelodeon in partnership with Maltina.
The Highlights of Day one of the festival include performances featuring two of Nigeria’s talented music stars, Nigeria’s iconic rapper M.I Abaga and DMW music star Adewale Mayorkun Emmanuel, professionally known as Mayorkun. The whole venue came alive again during their exhilarating performances, which set the whole place in a delightful mood that kids, parents, other music lovers present let loose and engaged the singers in a sing-along with so much thrills beyond their expectation.
The excitement continued as children of all ages in attendance witnessed the arrival of their favourite Nickelodeon characters live at the festival, the energetic Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants, Adventure Bay’s intrepid pups, Skye, Rubble Marshall and Chase from Paw Patrol with her animal rescuer cousin, Diego and her best pal, Boots, Shimmer and Shine and of course Teenage Mutant ninja Turtles.
NickFest host of the day, celebrity On-Air personality, Ik Osakioduwa and Nigeria’s Got Talent maiden edition winner, Amarachi kept the mood alive with their effervescent delivery.
The slime challenge, a favourite section at the festival saw different celebrities like Sensei Uche get doused with gooey green Slime.
The Festival continues today with performances from fan-favourite fantasy couple Adekunle Gold and Simi and more family activities lined up for the day.