MeAT & GriLL

Burning Ram is a celebration of Nigeria’s best meat cuisine. At the heart of Nigerian food is meat. At the heart of meat is Burning Ram.

La Madison Place, Lekki, Lagos
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What’s cooking?

Burning Ram is the first Nigerian food festival centred around all kinds of meat. Burning Ram gives food lovers an opportunity to try out the tastiest and spiciest meats in Nigerian cuisine. The festival will feature various activities such as cooking competitions, games and tutorials.


Check our activity line-up

Make your own yaji

Chez Ro takes us on a yaji-making session. Work with common and uncommon spices to create your personal yaji.

Grilling Masterclass by Chez Ro

Learn general principles of grilling for turkey, chicken and fish. Especially how to spice your meats.

Nigerians vs Hot Wings

From baby to Omo Yoruba, how well can you handle pepper?

Barbecue Contest

Four of the best pit masters from across Nigeria will display their barbecue skills using Ram meat.

VERSUS [Chef vs Mallam]

Who makes the best suya? The mallam who spices up his meats with a pinch of darkness or the chef who has flavoured yaji? We’ll decide on this suya competition.

Meat the Chefs


What activities can I expect?

Expect interactive experiences like suya-making tutorials, meat spicing and grilling masterclasses, meat tasting, cooking competitions, meat and drink pairing workshops, meat-inspired arts and crafts, and food challenges.

Is parking available?

Yes. Traffic wardens will direct car owners into the car park opposite the venue.

Who can attend burning ram?

Food lovers and enthusiasts who want to enjoy a day of suya, barbecue, eating competitions, food tasting and get dizzy from fun.

How do i become a sponsor?

Register with this link to sponsor Burning Ram. 

How do i become a vendor?

Burning Ram is open to food vendors focused on meat and drinks vendors. 

Register here to become a vendor.

Are drinks free?

Drinks are not covered by the entry fee, requiring an additional purchase from registered vendors at the venue.

Is food free?

Entry tickets include access to some food experiences within the festival, such as samples during meat-tasting sessions and competitions. However, full meals from vendors, exclusive dishes, or drinks are not covered by the entry fee, requiring additional purchase.

Can i get a ticket at the venue?

No. Hurry while tickets are still available for purchase here.

Where is it?

Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria. The specific location will be emailed to you once you get a ticket.

When is it?

12:00 PM on November 11, 2023

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