Light Up The Road – Lantern Parade

Date: 
Friday 2 December 2016 - 18:30 to 21:00

Take part in creating the first Shankill Lantern Parade – and light up The Road for Christmas!

Show off your Christmas spirit in the Lantern Parade on Friday 2nd December 2016.The procession will start from Lower Shankill, 6.30pm at Townsend Street and meet the Christmas Tree Light switch-on at the Mid Shankill Community Garden for a finalé performance. A Shankill Shooting Star will travel from Brown Square/Townsend Street to Upper Shankill and then back to the finalé location. More info later…

See News article that has a link to Workshops Registration Form > Click here
We are inviting community, youth and school groups in Greater Shankill to take part in FREE workshops:

Lantern Making; Carnival Dance; Carnival Drumming; Street Theatre

Email: workshops@beatcarnival.com

Phone: 02890 434 767

 

There are worksheets here with instructions for making your own lantern > Make your own Lanterns

 

Event information > CLICK HERE FOR INFO ABOUT PARADE PARTICIPATION, ROAD CLOSURE AND STAGE PERFORMANCE 

 

Beat Carnival & Shankill Arts Forum, delivering the 2nd December event in collaboration with/assistance from Greater Shankill Partnership, Greater Shankill ACT and additional help from Beyond Skin, Treetop Music Collective and all the arts/cultural/community groups involved. Key project funding support from Belfast City Council, Big Lottery NI 'Celebrate!' fund, Belfast Harbour. Beat Carnival is core funded by Arts Council NI and Belfast City Council.

 

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Contact: 
Rebecca Boyd, workshops@beatcarnival.com, 02890 434767