Another refugee week festival this time in Salford. Organised by the British Red Cross, Rainbow Haven, mrsn, and a few other charity organisations across Greater Manchester. Come along and enjoy a fun day out.
The Refugee Week Festival Event in Manchester on Saturday 24th June. The event will take place from 10am-5pm at Albert Park, Grecian Street, Salford, Manchester M7 1JF. The festival will involve a Refugee World Cup Football tournament, Family Fun Day and Community Picnic all taking place in Albert Park. The plan is to celebrate music, advocacy, education, sport, food, arts and crafts through a number of fun activities and performances.
There are three main areas:
1. Family Fun Activities: Bouncy-castle, face-painting, musical performances tent and other activities.
2. Football World Cup: The World Cup will involve a number of teams playing in a round-robin tournament at the park
3. Community Picnic Food: Food will be provided for everyone who attends the event
The aim of the event is to encourage integration between refugee communities and local residents. Past events have been very successful and we plan for this to be a really fun and fantastic day.