12noon - 5.30pm | FREE
A free family event with live music, workshops (drumming, arts and crafts) face painting, stalls and activities. Performances from:
- Cessie Djamba (Khalifa Conte - Master Drummer from Senegal, Nicky Reed - Tewahedo, Ian Parmel - ACE Dance & Music, Mark Robertson (Birmingham Afro-Bloc)
- Hassan Salih Nour
- Germa Adan
- Afro Mio
- Daholl Kurdish Band
- Nifeco Costa & Babock Djazz
- The Redeemed
We will also be joined by young people from The Bosnian Dance Group, The Congolese Youth Music Group and MMM (Multi-Cultural Music Making) Group.
- 12.35pm - 1.05pm - Drumming with Mark Robertson (drop-in)
- 12noon - 3pm - Kite-Making with Fahim Zazai (drop-in)
- 12.35pm - Salsa Dance with Thomas Oflaherty (booking on the day)
- 2-4pm - ARTconnects with Salma Zulfiqar (booking required)
Celebrating Sanctuary in partnership with MAC, supported by National Lottery through ACE, BCC SVPRS and The John Feeney Charitable Trust.