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UPCOMING EVENTS

Mar
9
Sat
2024
Women of the World 2024 Folkestone @ Holy Trinity Church
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us to celebrate International Women’s Day 2024 in Folkestone with speakers, music, and artists from around the world including the Women of the World Orchestra and featuring musicians from Iran, Syria, Palestine, Hongkong, Africa, Ukraine, India and featuring poets, speakers and artists. There will be food and drinks available.

This is a free event but booking is advisable as spaces are limited.

Mar
10
Sun
2024
Women of the World 2024 Ashford @ St Mary's Church
Mar 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us to celebrate International Women’s Day 2024 in Ashford with speakers, music, and artists from around the world including the Women of the World Orchestra and featuring musicians from Iran, Syria, Palestine, Hongkong, Africa, Ukraine, India and featuring poets, speakers and artists. There will be food and drinks available.

This is a free event but booking is advisable as spaces are limited.

Suggested donations of £5 -£10 most welcome.

Mar
23
Sat
2024
Holi Celebration Folkestone 2024 @ Cheriton Community Centre
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come and celebrate Holi – the Festival of Colour, which heralds the beginning of Spring.

Featuring Asian bollywood music and dance + dance workshops + food stalls of traditional Indian and Nepalese delicacies available to buy + henna and arts and crafts.

Holi colours included and will be supplied at the event.

Food and drinks available to purchase.

Playing with Holi colour 2pm

To avoid disappointment please book early as we have limited capacity.

For more info email: events@equatorfestival.com

“Holi is an ancient Indian festival which is a celebration of equality within different races. It is celebrated annually at the onset of spring to celebrate all colours in nature.”

“I really feel its very important for people of all age groups to learn this beautiful message. “ ( a student from Highworth Grammar School)

Colour packets are provided but please have face wipes handy to be able to clean your face and hands at the end.

– Please bring lots of change for the food and drinks stalls!

The event is open to all communities.

In partnership with the Folkestone Nepalese Community and we thank them for their support.

Event is outside. Public toilets available.

There will be marquees organised if rain is forecast.

The Holi powder is provided and comes from a reliable and safe supplier – it is corn-powder mixed with food colouring.

Mar
24
Sun
2024
Equator Festival : Holi Celebration Ashford @ Victoria Park
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Come and celebrate Holi – the Festival of Colour, which heralds the beginning of Spring.

Featuring Asian bollywood music and dance + dance and drumming workshops + food stalls of traditional Indian and Nepalese delicacies available to buy + henna and arts and crafts.

Holi colours included and will be supplied at the event.

Food and drinks available to purchase.

Playing with Holi colour 2pm

To avoid disappointment please book early as we have limited capacity.

For more info email: events@equatorfestival.com

“Holi is an ancient Indian festival which is a celebration of equality within different races. It is celebrated annually at the onset of spring to celebrate all colours in nature.”

“I really feel its very important for people of all age groups to learn this beautiful message. “ ( a student from Highworth Grammar School)

Colour packets are provided but please have face wipes handy to be able to clean your face and hands at the end.

– Please bring lots of change for the food and drinks stalls!

The event is open to all communities.

In partnership with Victoria Park and we thank them for their support.

Address – Victoria Park, Jemmett Road, Ashford TN23 4QD

Event is in the main park near the fountain. Public toilets available.

There will be marquees organised if rain is forecast.

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