A clear Ekiti Countdown Fiesta event goal is to grow Ekiti and objectives includes
- The Ekiti countdown fiesta is planned to show the abundant cultural diversity of Ekiti state and to ultimately project Ekiti as a growing modern city where others can learn from and have what obtains in advanced cities around the world.
- To promote, showcase and market the image of Ekiti state as a clear tourist destination.
- To make Ekiti countdown fiesta the preferred event for 21-51 years old males and females in Ekiti by 31st December, 2019.
- To attract at least 5% of attendees from outside the state and gather them in an atmosphere of oneness by 31st December, 2019.
- To promote Ekiti First and make it a clear slogan for 70% of event attendees by January 2020.
- To subsequently create an annual event after the end of this inaugural event on 31st December, 2019
- To achieve a level of success with the Ekiti countdown fiesta that will serve as reference by the year 2020 and beyond.