Celebrate Ashford: World in a Tent


March 24, 2017
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When:
July 8, 2017 all-day
2017-07-08T00:00:00+01:00
2017-07-09T00:00:00+01:00
Where:
Ashford, Kent
Cost:
TBC
Contact:
Anew multicultural festival for Ashford

Equator Festival has been awarded funds from the Big Lottery Fund to launch a new multicultural community festival in Ashford. The festival will be in partnership with Festival in the Park on Friday 7th July – Sunday 9th July 2017

The World in a Tent will include performances, workshops and food from around the world, with performance from:

  • U’Zambezi (South African music and dance)
  • Los Musicos (Latin music)
  • Ash Mukherjee (Indian dance),
  • Sinman Chinese Dance Company,
  • Ashford Youth Theatre
  • Asian and samba drumming
  • Nepalese, Caribbean, Roma dancing

About Festival in the Park

Ashford’s Festival in the Park takes place this year between the 8th and 10th July with events starting on the evening of Friday 8th July.  The festival takes place on North Park, Tannery Lane, just a few minutes walk from both the Ashford International station and the town centre, and is entirely free to attend.

Everyone is welcome to come along to this family-friendly event which will include live bands, dancers, food vendors, a beer tent, kid’s funfair, bouncy castle and more.