Festival Launch 10th June


The launch will take place at 12 noon by Clr Skipper, Lord Mayor of Coventry and Pru Porretta, Lady Godiva.

Festival Launch Programme

Smithford Way, Performance area outside the Central Library

11.00- 12 noon –  Didgeridoo performance and Workshop with Alex Hampson

12noon – Chaitrali Chitre -Traditional Indian Dance

12.05 – Launch of Festival by Tony Skipper, Lord Mayor of Coventry and Pru Porretta, Lady Godivaa

12.10pm-  Chaitrali Chitre -Traditional Indian Dance

12. 15pm –  Afrikan Kultural Kontraktors  – African Drummers

12.30pm  –  Monkey’s Whisper  (Alice Weston) – Singer Songwriter

1.00pm –  Sahyadri  Dance Group  – Indian and Bollywood dance

1.15  The Skomads   – Two Tone Band from St Albans

2.00pm  – Afrikan Kultural Kontraktors –African Drummers

2.15pm – Juliet   – Reggae Singer

2.45pm  – The Fantastic Things  (Paul Straws) Singer Songwriter from Liverpool

3.15pm – The Notables  – Local band from Grapevine supported by community musicians

4.00pm  – Close