BOLD STREET Festival 2010

Bold-St-100SUNDAY 26 September 2010 10.30 – 17.00, Bold Street.
Including the James Carling Pavement artist competition in front of FACT
For the 3rd year running the Bold St Village Traders will be hosting the Bold St Festival supported by City Central BID- an all-day independent extravaganza of colour, energy, culture & fun. The road will be closed to traffic as the people of Liverpool reclaim the street!

It all starts at 10.30am, with a ceremonial cleaning of the street, by Bold St Traders, Volunteers,and Ropewalks Stakeholders accompanied by LiverpoolSambaSchool, the Hung Gar Kung Fu Chinese Lion Dance team and Sonic Anarchists Urban Strawberry Lunch.
Volunteers qualify for free food courtsy of Soul Cafe if they register name and phone number to before 3pm Thursday 23rd September

There’ll be the Liverpool Samba band, Movema Dance Company’s workshops, Urban Canvas’ Pavement Art Competition, the ‘Smallest Nightclub’  
World Record Attempt, Tai Chi demonstration and workshop, Urban Strawberry Lunch participatory drumming, a giant communal Push Poem Machine by Windows Poetry, a DJ/Sound System stage, the Cleaver Sisters folk-ish walkabout
(don’t ask), City Rickshaws’ free rides from Liverpool 1 to Bold St, the Summer Exhibition/Craft Market at CentralVillage, stilt-walkers, barbecues, face-painting, Rickshaws, Ice-cream … and goodness knows what else.

In addition most shops and cafes will have entertainment, food-tasting, and special offers.