Northern Eid Festival
Saturday 17 August 2019, 10am – 4pm
On behalf of the Northern Funders Network we invite you to this family-friendly event which aims to bring together children and adults from all faiths for a day of food, fun, and festivities.
Eid Al-Adha is a significant annual celebration for Muslim communities. This is a special time of peace, respect and benevolence with an emphasis on spending time with family and friends.
Entry is free, but a small donation upon entry is welcome.
The program of events includes:
- Art workshops for both kids and adults
- Bazaar marketplace with products by local Muslim creatives
- Jumping castle
- Sausage sizzle
- Much more!
Explore the activities and workshops for all ages!
All day workshops for kids aged 4 – 12
Islamic Art Workshops
Scheduled fine art classes
Time: 10am – 12:30pm Suitable for ages: 16+ Use air-dry clay to design an Arabesque inspired pot, then paint with traditional colours!
Time: 2:30pm – 4pm Suitable for ages: 16+ Create intricate Arabesque designs using coloured glass and mirror tiles, similar to the Egyptian Fanous lanterns.
About Northern Funders Network
The Northern Funders Network is an informal group of grant-making groups including our Community Bank, Inner North Community Foundation, National Zakat Foundation, Nelson Alexander Foundation, private foundations and other organisations
Proudly supported by: