African Drumbeat is an Eastern Cape based cultural experience operator performing locally,

nationally and abroad


Our unique brand of tribal and interactive entertainment is immersive & memorable. An

environment is created in which guests are free to shape their own experiences, providing a warm,

deep insight into the traditional cultures of South Africa 




 NEW!  The XHOSA Experience 

Join us as we celebrate and honour the rich, vibrant Xhosa heritage of our world leader 

Nelson Mandela - known as 'Tata (father) Madiba'

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'Tis the season for Year End functions!

Interactive, immersive & memorable. Take a look


     Sophiatown evening    

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    African evening   

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       Interactive Drumming      

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   Marimba band   

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Interactive Drumming

Zulu dance lesson

Junk 4 Funk instrument building

Face painting competition  


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Sophiatown Dance

African Dance

Marimba Band

Drumming Performance

WEDDINGS & Bridal Showers

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Marimba Band

Traditional Dance

Drumming Performance

Wedding favors

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Interactive Drumming

Zulu Dance lesson

Face Painting

Storey telling

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Whether you’re looking for an exhilarating Teambuilding event, unique YEAR END Function, 

authentic African experience for your International guests, or relaxing quality time with loved ones

African Drumbeat has something for you






"I cannot thank you enough for the AMAZING entertainment. Truly spectacular. From the costuming, entertainers,

energy, sets etc etc etc it was sublime and perfect! Your team are true professionals!  Dragonfly Africa


"African Drumbeat is a fantastic entertainment company who delivers a high quality of service to Shamwari

Game Reserve. Their Performances are authentic, dynamic and professionally facilitated.

I would highly recommend them to entertain your guests" 

Gunther Strauss     GM   Shamwari Game Reserve


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