The “Black Star Line” concert is an initiative by American rapper and songwriter Chance The Rapper to close the gap between the Black race in the diaspora and those in Africa.
The rapper, who has a special affection for Ghana, is organizing this incredible event, which is scheduled for January 6, 2023, at the iconic Ghana Independence Square.
Jeremih, T-Pain, Sarkodie, Asakaa Boys, Erykah Badu, Vic Mensa, and a host of other artists will perform as the musical event’s headliners.
Nonetheless, we did come across a few questions about the event on social media, which we will address in this piece.
How Can I Get Tickets For The Black Star Line Festival In Accra?
The Black Star Line Festival is a free concert, therefore there is no need to purchase tickets. However, you must sign up for a pass to gain access to the grounds.
Where Can I Get Tickets For The Black Star Line Festival In Accra?
As was already said, admission to the Black Star Line Festival is free. Only a pass is required, which you can acquire here: https://blackstarlinefest.com/product/starline-festival-2023/
When Exactly Does The Festival Take Place?
THE EVENT WILL BE HELD ON THE SIXTH (6) OF JANUARY, 2023.
WHERE EXACTLY CAN I FIND THE FESTIVAL?
BLACK STAR SQUARE, ALSO KNOWN AS INDEPENDENCE SQUARE. IT IS LOCATED BETWEEN THE ACCRA SPORTS STADIUM AND KWAME NKRUMAH MEMORIAL PARK.
WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT?
EVERY AGE GROUP IS WELCOME TO ATTEND THE BLACK STAR LINE FESTIVAL. CHILDREN ARE ALLOWED AND THERE WILL BE A DESIGNATED AREA FOR THEM TO PLAY. IN ADDITION, THERE WILL BE A DISTINCT AREA FOR SENIOR PERSONS.
WHAT ARE THE STEPS I NEED TO TAKE TO BECOME A SELLER AT BLACK STAR LINE FESTIVAL?
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION HERE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN OPERATING A CONCESSION STAND AT THE FESTIVAL.
How Safe Will Be The Event Be For Attendees And Patrons?
Unexpected occurrences, like every other event, are unavoidable. The best way to stop them is to put strict preventive and recovery procedures in place to stop any serious incidents. One area where the Black Star Line Festival’s organizers are putting a lot of effort is effective security.
THERE WILL BE SECURITY AND STAFF ON DUTY DURING THE DURATION OF THE FESTIVAL. IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY, YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR A MEMBER OF THE STAFF WHO WILL BE ABLE TO HELP OR DIRECT YOU TO THE APPROPRIATE AID.
PLEASE MAKE TOUCH WITH A MEMBER OF THE STAFF OR A POLICE OFFICER AS SOON AS POSSIBLE IF YOU WITNESS A SERIOUS OR LIFE-THREATENING CRIME BEING COMMITTED.
IN THE EXTREMELY IMPROBABLE CASE THAT YOU ARE UNABLE TO LOCATE SOMEONE, PLEASE DIAL 112. (THE LOCAL EMERGENCY HOTLINE).