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Iconic tech and culture festival comes t...

South by Southwest [SXSW] – one of the world’s most iconic cultural events – will travel to Sydney in October 2023 in what will be the festival’s first edition outside the United States. Celebrating technology, film, music, education and culture, the Texas-based festival began 35 years ago in a back room of the Austin Chronicle […]

Music, film and culture festival

The inaugural Brookvale Music, Film and Culture Festival kicks off in July, and with 11 events over 11 days, between July 2 and July 29, you’re sure to find something to tickle your fancy. From roller disco to cocoa ceremony, drum circles, burlesque performances and Japanese rope bondage, this eclectic festival is steeped in skater […]

SXSW 2023: Sydney to host South by South...

South by Southwest heads to Sydney in 2023, the first time the pop culture and “futuristic” festival has expanded outside of the United States since its launch in 1987. SXSW Sydney will run from October 15-22 next year with 1,000 events, screenings and performances across the city, Destination NSW, the government’s tourism and major events […]

Retford is to have its own Japanese cult...

A new festival celebrating Japanese culture will be held in Retford in August. Japan Fest Retford, hosted by Otaku World owner and anime (Japanese animation) fan Manuele Giacone, will merge a typical anime convention with a Japanese culture festival to give a taste of the unique culture of the islands. . According to Mr Giacone, […]

Canada: ACISA Hosts Vibrant Brampton Sou...

Brampton/IBNS: Downtown Brampton to Canada is once again ready to bring the sights and sounds of South Asian culture to life with Vibrant Brampton on Thursday and Friday. Organized by the non-profit group Arts and Culture Initiative of South Asia (ACISA), the 7th Annual Vibrant Brampton presented by TD will feature a fun two-day outdoor […]

The Wal Goch Football Culture Festival w...

THE world’s first football culture festival will take place in November, organizers have announced. The Wal Goch Festival for Football Lovers is launched in Wrexham with the support of the Football Association of Wales (FAW). The three-day celebration will take place from November 11-13 on the eve of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, in […]

A cultural festival celebrates the influ...

Night in Southern Song Dynasty Hangzhou, a cultural extravaganza, will feature 30 activities and shows showcasing the city’s ancient heritage through the end of November. The Hangzhou government officially launched the culture festival on June 15 in collaboration with scenic spots, libraries, museums and creative enterprises across the city to promote the region’s ancient crafts […]

June 16 celebrations: art, culture, musi...

The communities of Edison, Metuchen and Woodbridge held June 18 celebrations on June 18. In Edison, township officials held its inaugural celebration at Papaianni Park. The event included music, food and local vendors. The Metuchen Downtown Alliance, the Metuchen Commission on Human Relations, and the Metuchen Edison branch of the NAACP (the National Association for […]

Young people plan Keighley Cultural Fest...

YOUNG PEOPLE from the Bradford Youth Service Kickstarters program are hosting a cultural festival in Keighley. The event – at Keighley Creative, in Hanover Street, on Saturday July 16, from 11am – aims to bring people of all ages together. There will be a range of attractions, including multicultural food provided by vendors based in […]

San Diego residents rally for Ukraine

SAN DIEGO — Dozens of people attended the Ukrainian Culture Festival held in Kearny Mesa on Sunday evening, where all proceeds from the event go to support those still in Ukraine. “My family is currently separated, my father is in Ukraine and my mother is here with me,” said Anna Belaya, creative director of the […]

Dance parties share culture, music and f...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – There is a time when a beginning dancer may feel a little uncomfortable, perhaps embarrassed or intimidated, but it doesn’t last long because there are smiles all around. Welcome to Louisville Salsa Underground, where instructors are educators, any dancer can be a performer, and music unites everyone. “The goal is just […]

Art & Culture: Addis Ababa hosts the Eas

Photo: Ministry of Culture and Sports Addis Ababa – Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa is hosting the East African Arts and Culture Festival which kicked off in Meskel Square on Wednesday June 14 under the theme “Arts and Culture for Regional Connection”. Representatives from Uganda, Burundi, South Sudan and Somalia as well as representatives from various […]

Seoul Queer Culture Festival returns on ...

Protesters outside City Hall demand approval from the Seoul Metropolitan Government to hold the Seoul Queer Culture Festival on Wednesday morning. (Yonhap) Seoul’s citizen-led council on Wednesday decided to allow the Seoul Queer Culture Festival to take place at Seoul Plaza next month, but only for one day. The decision comes two months after the […]

Ethnosports Culture Festival back after ...

The Ethnosports Cultural Festival, which promotes ancient and traditional sports from around the world, will return for the fifth time on June 9 after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Details of this year’s event, to be held at Istanbul’s revamped Ataturk Airport, were announced during a press briefing on Tuesday. The World […]

Amahoro Tours Announces 10th Anniversary...

NEW YORK, June 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Amahoro Tours is pleased to announce the 10th anniversary of the Red Rocks Culture Festival, which will be held August 26-2 September 2022. The festival, organized by the Red Rocks Intercultural Center, aims to celebrate and preserve the rich cultural heritage of Rwanda. The theme of this year’s […]

Amahoro Tours Announces 10th Anniversary...

NEW YORK, June 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Amahoro Tours is pleased to announce the 10th anniversary of the Red Rocks Culture Festival, which will be held August 26-2 September 2022. The festival, organized by the Red Rocks Intercultural Center, aims to celebrate and preserve the rich cultural heritage of Rwanda. The theme of this year’s […]

Serbian Culture Festival kicks off on th...

EAST SIDE – A church on the south side is holding a festival to celebrate Serbian culture this weekend. St. Simeon Mirotocivi’s Serbian Orthodox Church is holding its 2022 annual Serbian Festival from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at 3737 E. 114th St., according to a Facebook post. Community members can try […]

The city of Powys will welcome crowds fo...

The streets of Machynlleth will once again be treated to the sounds of a Latin American cultural festival after a three-year hiatus. The El Sueno Existe Victor Jara festival is set to return to Machynlleth from August 5-7. The festival was first held in Machynlleth in 2005 but was canceled in 2020 following the Covid-19 […]

Punjabi: Punjabi Music Goes Beyond Aggre...

Music director Ravi Sheen, who has given music to films like Ni Main Sass Kutni, Saavi and the national award-winning film Nabar, says Punjabi music goes beyond the currently projected image of gun culture depicted in music videos. Excerpts from a conversation with Ravi. How did you get into music? I have always had a […]

Transform4Europe Culture Festival: artis...

Professor Ineta Dabašinskienė, Institutional Coordinator of VMU Transform4Europe, shared her joy for the success of the Festival: “It is so gratifying that the first meeting of the Alliance, after a long period of limited communication due to the pandemic, has brought us convened to take advantage of the student event. Their interest and involvement in […]

Korean culture festival made me shed a t...

OPINION: I would be lying if I said that I didn’t shed a tear in the darkened auditorium during several performances at the Korean Culture Festival held on May 28. I was so captivated by the energy in the room from the moment ROK Ambassador Sang-jin Lee expressed his vision that the K-Culture festival could […]