Festivals and Events
Okyir is the major festival celebrated by the people of Anomabu. It is celebrated as a sign of cleansing or purification of the town from filth, evil spirits etc.
Highlights of the festival include the following activities:
• A yam festival celebrated by offering food to the 77 gods of the town.
• Vigil keeping.
• Preparation and distribution of food among friends and loved ones.
• A colourful durbar of chiefs.
• Beach programme.
The climax of the Okyir is on the second Sunday of October
Map only shows points of interest within a few kilometers of Okyir Festival.