The traditional Wrestling and Boxing
Wrestling and Boxing have become a famous event that attracts a lot of people to the state. Interestingly, you’ll also find people from other African countries like Cameroon, Chad and Niger state coming out here to participate in the events. The boxing is known as Dambe while Kokowa is the traditional wresting. Bauchi State Festival of Arts and Culture (BAFEST). The Bauchi State Festival of Arts and Culture (BAFEST) is a great festival that is well attended every year by many people.
This event is set up to showcase the rich cultural heritage specific to the different local government areas in the state. It always makes for an exhilarating experience.