Abe Nouk

 Feels Like Home Multicultural Celebrations

Sunday 29th August 2021
1-3 pm
Uniting Church
163 Chapel St, St Kilda

Come earlier to join our carnival parade from Space2b to the event
12.30 pm

Space2b 144 Chapel St, St Kilda

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Due to COVID, we kindly ask our guests to register their sport.

START THE DAY AT SPACE2B
144 Chapel St, St Kilda 11.30 - 12.30PM

Space2b Festival Music

Start the Day Immersed in Art 11.30am - 12.30pm

Arrive early to take in the “Unity the Way Forward” art exhibit. The exhibition features the collaborative works of artists Leila Astiani and Karen Hopkins, one of the exciting pairings from Space2b’s Face2face series. The innovative program pairs a migrant artist with an established local one in order to foster the spirit of co-creation, connection and mutual respect. Feel free to also peruse our wonderful hand-made products. We feature singular crafts created by more than 45 designers from a variety of cultural backgrounds and countries.

Tour Our Laneway Street Art 11.30am

Check out the vibrant street art in our laneway and partake in a guided tour by the incredible artists who brought it all to life.The gorgeous flora and fauna murals were created by a team of 5 artists led by Heesco, renowned for his beautiful silo art work. Also featured is street artist Suki whose work features movement and dances in the suburbs.

Meet at the Laneway Cafe behind Space2b 144 Chapel St, St Kilda

March to Honour the Refugee Journey 12.30pm

Meet us at Space2b located at 144 Chapel St and join in our fabulous parade. Samba drumming, glorious costumes, cultures and songs as well as the St-Kilda Primary Band- you’ll find it all in our parade! To honour the migrant journey, we will walk together from Space2b to the Uniting Church for some lunch, music and dancing.

Meet at the Laneway Cafe behind Space2b 144 Chapel St, St Kilda

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Due to COVID, we kindly ask our guests to register their sport.

JUST DOWN THE ROAD FOR MULTICULTURAL CELEBRATION
Uniting Church, 163 Chapel St, St Kilda 1 - 3pm

Let's Eat, Dance and Celebrate Together

Beautiful Varsha will grace us with her moves, demonstrate some wonderful Indian dances and make it impossible not to want to get up and participate!

Venue at Uniting Church 163 Chapel St, St Kilda

Cultural Kids Activities - Henna Art and Face Painting 1pm - 3pm

We will have a variety of multicultural children’s activities for your little princes and princesses. Somali henna artist Muhubo Soleiman will offer temporary henna tattoo designs, Iraqi artist Nidhal Altaie will face paint and Iranian artist Leila Ashtiani will take on both face and t-shirt painting with the little ones.

Venue at Uniting Church 163 Chapel St, St Kilda

Global Foods 1pm - 3pm

Freshly made delicacies from Egypt,  Lebanon, Afghanistan, India, Brazil and beyond. Come taste all the irresistible cultural offerings. And vegans don’t worry- there are delicious options for you too!

Venue at Uniting Church 163 Chapel St, St Kilda

MUSIC FROM OUR UNIQUE GLOBAL BANDS

Blending together Indian, Chinese, Moroccan and Brazilian musical traditions, our gifted musicians have been practicing to create something truly unique. Come listen to and experience their singular sounds and dance dance dance.

Rhythm of Life

Brazilian Forro Band

Soundscape Duo

Chinese Group

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Due to COVID, we kindly ask our guests to register their sport.

MEET THE FESTIVAL TEAM

Space2b Laneway Festival Team

KINDLY SUPPORTED BY THE VICTORIAN STATE GOVERNMENT