19th June – 16th July
Every year Tribe of Doris hosts Celebrating Sanctuary as part of Bristol Refugee Week. This year’s month long Refugee Festival will celebrate the contribution that Refugees have made to Bristol as well promoting understanding of refugee issues and understanding between communities.
Check out Bristol Refugee Festival Facebook page for upcoming events and info
Celebrating Sanctuary Event
SUNDAY 9TH JULY 2017
Queens Square, Bristol
This event is a FREE Festival of Refugee Music, Arts and Information, celebrating the contribution that refugees and asylum seekers make to British culture. It is suitable for everyone and there will be various info, food and craft stalls on the day in addition to entertainment throughout the afternoon. For the kids there will be a bouncy castle, workshops, henna face painting and art activities.
Bristol Bike Project will be running free bike maintenence workshops throughout the afternoon.
Queens Square is in the heart of the city and is easily accessible by train, coach and and bicycle. Temple Meads is only about ten minutes walking from the event and the coach station is about the same distance.
The exciting event will really open your eyes as we showcase some of the great talent within the refugee community in Bristol.