Africeilidh

Africelidh at The African Arts Centre, Ibrox, is a family-oriented 3-day arts and culture festival celebrating diversity in Glasgow!

Africeilidh

About Africeilidh

The festival will infuse Scottish and African arts, showcasing performances by local artists from a range of disciplines.

There will be arts workshops for young people, encouraging participation and community involvement, and there will be a seated dinner on the Saturday. There will also be film screenings on Friday and Saturday, and storytelling for the kids on Saturday and Sunday.

Entry is free, and any artists or members of the community interested in participating are encouraged to contact us.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Africeilidh are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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