Light Up The Road – Lantern Parade
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…
Lantern Making; Carnival Dance; Carnival Drumming; Street Theatre
Phone: 02890 434 767
There are worksheets here with instructions for making your own lantern > Make your own Lanterns
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.