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Everyone Invited to the Plymouth Hope Festival

Saturday, June 15

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We are delighted to extend a warm invitation to you and your community to join us for the 14th edition of the Plymouth Hope Festival (Family Fun Day & Football tournament), marking the official commencement of Refugee Week in Plymouth, a celebration of unity, culture, and joy!

Event Details:

  • Date: 15th June 2024
  • Time: 10am – 5pm
  • Location: Devonport Park

Our festival aims to bring together diverse communities to celebrate our shared values and unique traditions and culture. The event will feature a variety of activities and attractions, including: 

  • Live Music and Performances: Enjoy a lineup of local bands, cultural dances, and talent showcases.
  • Food and Drinks: Savour delicious dishes from around the world, prepared by local chefs and communities.
  • Arts: Participate in interactive workshops
  • Games and Activities: Fun for all ages, with games, contests, and family-friendly activities.
  • Community Booths: Learn about local organisations and initiatives that are making a positive impact in our community.
  • Football tournament: for youth and adults. 

This festival is not just an event but a celebration of the rich tapestry of cultures and traditions that make our community unique. Your presence will add to the spirit of the occasion, and we would be honoured to have you with us.

Celebrating the diversity and different nations in Plymouth

Since last year, we started showcasing different cultures and representation of different countries and nationalities living in Plymouth. As such it would be a great honour for your community to participate in the display of culture and traditions. Each community and country national will have a slot on stage to display anything to the public about their origins and this could be

  • Show cultural attires
  • Sing and dance performance to reflect your home

Please let us know if you and your community can join us.

We look forward to celebrating with you and creating wonderful memories together. If you have any questions or need further information, please do not hesitate to reach out.

Let’s come together to celebrate our vibrant community!

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