ON YOUR BLOCK
RETURNS JULY 8, 2023 FROM 1-9 PM
Video credit: Jtw photography + Phu Visuals
Where Everyone Belongs
VINCE ASHTON / DJ OGA ROSSCO / SAM CHIMES / DJ OWABOWA / DJ ANDY / ROCK 'N' BEAU / MARCUS DE LIMA / AHSIA / ENRY SMITH / THE SYLVIA PLATTERS / JENNAMAE / ALITE / LUC LEMANS / ROBERT BILLARD & THE COLD CALLS / DJ ICE-B / WORST KEPT SECRET / MACHINALE OF SOCIAL MEDIUM
TAMAMI MAITLAND / IAN WIJESINGHE / COLIN LOVELL / SHMAN / DARREL ZIMMERMAN
MC & HOST: EFE, CHI & ANG
50+ LOCAL VENDORS & SMALL BUSINESSES
/ ARTS & CRAFTS / LIVE PAINTING & MORE
JULY 9TH, 2022 HIGHLIGHTS
"Incredible festival. I loved seeing all the diversity and variety of local businesses we could shop from."
"My children really loved it, I loved seeing them dancing by the stage and with the dancers and performers."
"New Westminster needs more of OYB multicultural festival. I love Tipperary park, the day was so beautiful for it too. Looking forward to next year!"
"On Your block Multicultural Festival was amazing, my family and friends all loved it. Great selections of food trucks, the beer garden, the artist,s and team work were amazing. Thanks to all the team for bringing this to the city."
Amanda & Jason
OUR GOAL & MISSION
To bring communities together in a safe space. To foster and promote unity, collaboration, and togetherness. Embracing ourselves and others as we celebrate the diverse talents and cultures within our communities.
Efe Fruci is a powerhouse wearing multiple hats. She is a serial entrepreneur, author, speaker, and coach dedicated to building authentic communities.
Efe is the founder of ODIHI a not-for-profit that provides access to education and creates career opportunities for BIPOC girls and women to fully tap into their greatness.
On Your Block Festival is an extension of ODIHI, bringing people from different backgrounds and cultures together and fostering belonging.
On Your Block is a multicultural festival that is about bringing communities together to promote unity, celebration, and togetherness. Embracing ourselves and the diverse talents and cultures within our communities. It will also be about building new friendships as well as reconnecting and nurturing old ones. There will be plenty of food trucks, live music, entertainment, local vendors, arts and crafts, and activities for everyone to enjoy.
A community cultural festival in New Westminster that will bring the community and neighborhood together to engage and connect over good food, live music, local entertainment, games, activities for children, giveaways, and more...
315 Queens Ave, New Westminster,
BC V3L 1K1
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