Free annual family fun day

26 July 2017

Written by: Local news

Brixton area > Culture and community > Events > Food

Join us to celebrate the 4th annual Africa International Day of Action 2017. This Rastafari-led annual free community day is a day of ”Healing, Repair and Coming together for Change” and will have a special focus on Showcasing the diversity of African and Caribbean Culture and Heritage within Lambeth.

People attending the previous Africa International Day of Action, lots of people in a park with stalls in the background.

The Rastafari movement will be holding its annual free community day at Kennington Park, on Saturday 5 August 2017 from 10am till 7pm.

Health and Wellbeing Zone

The free community day features activities and workshops such as:

  • Roots Aerobic Sessions
  • Family sports day
  • Football, Netball
  • Traditional Family Games fun
  • Advice and guidance on physical and mental wellbeing
  • Community advice

Market and Stalls

This year we are supporting It’s Your Local Market and there will be plenty of stalls, including a:

  • fantastic array of Hand Made cultural arts and crafts
  • mouthwatering range of Traditional African and Caribbean Cuisine
  • Rastafari Ital
  • vegan food
  • natural juices and so much more!

Music, entertainment and education:

Our main stage will host an extravagant intergenerational array of local performers, poets, dancers and speakers:

  • Our Lion’s Den will host an acoustic masterclass of Rastafari drummers and singers.
  • Local Rastafari history and artifacts
  • Rastafari way of holistic and healthy living
  • Traditional African games
  • Storytelling
  • African dance
  • Djembe drumming

Find out more

For more information on the event, stalls or sponsorship, please contact the Rastafari movement on 07769 813 799 or email Rastafarimovementuk@yahoo.co.uk.