Photos: Foodies Turn in Numbers As Tokosa Food Festival Reveals 5th Edition

Nothing else apart from sickness will stop man’s fancy for good Food, not even heavy rain or too much sunshine.

Food lovers having fun at the event

This was confirmed over the weekend during the 5th Shell gas Tokosa Food Festival that was held at Sheraton Hotel gardens.

One of the participants of the cooking competitions doing her thing

The event saw hundreds of Foodies flock the Ternan Avenue based hotel as early as 1 Pm after hours of heavy downpour and by 4Pm, the venue was full with both adults and Kids munching on different food flavors.

Vivo Energy spokesperson Val Oketcho posing for a photo with some of the Kids who were awarded with certificates

There were several restaurants serving different kinds of delicacies that satiated food lovers’ appetency for good and nice dishes.

Foodies checking out their different restaurants for their favorite dishes

The festival organized by Shell Uganda and sponsored by Tusker Lite, is an annual event that brings together food lovers and customers of shell gas to share experiences, fun and good food.

It comprised of different activities including cooking competitions such as CEO’s cook-offs, Kids cook-offs and Couples cook-offs among others where winners walked home with lots of gifts courtesy of Shell Gas, Coca Cola and Tusker Lite among others.

Foodies pose for a photo moment at the Festival

The festival was later in the evening spiced by performances from Uganda’s finest music acts including Lilian Mbabazi, the Sundowners, Vinka, Winnie Nwagi, John Blaq and live DJ mixes.


John Blaq was the revelers’ favorite as they were screaming and shouting to show their happiness upon seeing the ‘Makanika’ singer step on stage.

John Blaq performing

There were also Zumba flash dances headed by Soul Fitness’ Geraldine Opoka that went on and on for several minutes.

Geraldine Opoka doing Zumba dance with the team of Soul Fitness Members

The organizers revealed that the proceeds from the festival will go towards improving the wellbeing of children under two charity organizations, Grace Villa in Kabale district and Bless A Child Foundation Uganda.


Bless A Child provides Palliative cancer care services for terminally ill children while Grace Villa looks after disadvantaged girls and provides lunch to school going children.

Kids participating in the cooking competitions

Comic Salvado was the event’s MC

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