Born out of the passion of a Tunisian group of friends about Cuban and Afro-Cuban culture, Cuba In Tunisia is above all the fulfillment of a deep desire to share their passion for this culture, with their fellow citizens and on their land.
Cuba In Tunisia festival (CIT) is an international music and dance festival, focused on the Cuban and Afro Cuban culture, which takes place in Tunisia.
Since its birth in 2015, the festival brings each year the promise of a unique experience through a multifaceted event, containing, among other things, workshops and dance performances, conferences, parties and live concerts with Cuban bands.
Cuba in Tunisia represents also the contribution of tunisian immigrant youth to the cultural landscape of their home country.
The “CIT” project, which aims to promote, internationally, the wealth of Cuban culture, has started in 2015, in Sousse, with the first edition that brought more than 400 participants, mostly european.
After a break in 2016, the project resumed in 2017. Since then, three edition were organized in differentes Tunisian cities, and the attendance growth followed a gradually rising trend.
2020 Edition is a very special edition, with a huge live concerts program and a lot of activities, as the festival is celebrating its 5th anniversary.