The Brouhaha International Street Festival will be back for its 23rd year and this year will be ‘bigger, bolder and brighter than ever’ according to festival Director Giles Agis, who promises that an explosion of culture, colour and sound like never seen before, will greet artists from across the globe as they descend on Liverpool.

Mr Agis revealed that “Liverpool City Centre will become a contagious zone as ‘Infecting the City’ (11 July 16.00 – 19.00) becomes airborn!  A global parade for a global City, with over 200 international performers will take centre stage and Liverpool’s world-renowned waterfront will taken over by the fever!”

On the following day, Carnival Parade 2014 (12 July 12.00 – 14.00) will include more than a thousand citizens parading through the streets of the city centre with a concoction of carnival rhythms being dished out before they reach ‘The World in Princes Park’ (12.00 – 19.00). The day includes three stages of local and international performance work, global foods and family arts workshops.

unnamed-3Carnival fever then moves on to the Beautiful North Festival (13 July 2014) followed by the ‘International Brunch’ (14 – 18 July 2014) with international performances in Williamson Square.

On the 18 July for one night only, a tribute to and celebration of Nelson Mandela’s birthday ‘Mandela Day’ with 200 hundred international artists on show will mark the end of the festival before Brouhaha embarks on a European tour for the remainder of 2014.

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