Dorset One World Festival is coming on Saturday 1st August 2015 – 11-6pm – FREE in the Borough Gardens in Dorchester!
Final preparations are being made to the Dorset One World Festival, a celebration of the diversity of cultures in Dorset through world music, dance, food and activities.
The programme of live music, dance and cultural activities spans the globe including Ukraine, China, Africa, India, Latvia and Nepal. Workshops include African and Polish Dance, introduction to Traditional Indian music and Chinese crafts. The headline band - Dubheart from Bournemouth who recently won the award for the best reggae band in Europe.
You can enjoy a wide selection of cuisines from the Global Food Village whilst soaking up the cultural sights and sounds in the lovely setting of the Borough Gardens, Dorchester.
The kids and youth area has been expanded this year with sports and crafts activities, bouncy castle from the Action Van, Rainbow Arts and Bearcat Collective.
Some of the many highlights are the
-Tug of War - Ghurkas Compete against local teams
- Celebrity Chinese Master Chef - Andy Chu - Cook off competition
- Nepal Art Project Exhibition to mark the 200 years of friendship between Britain and Nepal.
A free community event that has something to appeal to all ages and cultures.
The final programme with times will be vailable from Dorset Tourist Information Centre 2 weeks prior to the event, at www.visit-dorset.com
Find us on Facebook www.facebook.com/Dorset.One.World.Festival and Twitter @DorsetOneWorld
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