Exciting line-up for Neighbours’ Day

The Magpie Movers
The Magpie Movers

Refugee Week Calderdale Neighbours’ Day is offering a range of live music and dance as part of its line-up of entertainment.

The free event takes place at People’s Park on Saturday from 11am to 4pm with a host of local and multi-cultural performers.

Entertainment will start with the drums and whistles of Sambalifax, who will be followed by a variety of music and dance provided by local groups High Five Singers, Magpie Movers, The Happy Choir, Breakaway Brass, Calder Valley Voices, The Halifax Roma Band, the Crow Hill Stompers and the ever popular Bazzmatazz.

Award winning Ri Ri’s Dance Academy will also be displaying their Bollywood dance performances, The National Television Dancers from the company will be showcasing a range of styles from break dancing to Bollywood to ballet, and director Ria will also be running a Bollywood dance workshop.

Other attractions include a community market, face-painting, Mehndi hand painting, a poets corner, sports exercise, beauty and alternative therapists and food from around the world.