Eid Festival @ Trafalgar Square (Sat 24 September)

September 24, 2011


All are welcome at Eid on the Square, the annual celebration in Trafalgar Square to mark the Muslim festival of Eid ul-fitr – the end of Ramadan. The event will feature entertainment, a street bazaar and exhibitions and displays.

Eid in the Square celebrates Eid ul-Fitr, the Islamic holiday marking the end of Ramadan, the month of fasting.  It is a day of both cultural significant in Islamic life as well as an occasion for spiritual blessings.  It is a festival of great happiness and celebration and is rejoiced by millions of Muslims around the world, bringing communities, families and friends together.

There will be stalls and exhibitions to visit, plus a children’s play area and prayer marquees for adults as well as theatre and storytelling.

Enjoy a host of entertainment including main stage performance from prominent Nasheed artists.  Celebrate the joyuos occasion of Eid u-Fitr and experience the vibrant and dynamic atmosphere of this wonderful festival. Main stage programme

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Event Info:

Times: 2 – 6pm

Location: Trafalgar Square

Price: FREE