August 17, 2015

Eid ul Adha Festival 2015

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~ Eid ~ Pray ~ Love ~

Eid is a perfect time to come together to give families and friends a joyous occasion they can cherish together with activities, games, stalls, ethnic foods, performances and more…

It is open  to  all,  so please invite your neighbours, friends and colleagues!  Muslim or non-Muslim,  male or female, young or old, all are welcome.  A women-only VIP room is also available for women wanting more privacy.

When is it? 

10am-4pm, Sunday, 27th September, 2015

Note: The date  of Eid ul adha is  dependent  on  moon  sighting  but will fall during a weekday this year. We have chosen the closest Sunday after it to allow as many people possible the opportunity to come!    

Where is it?

Canterbury Horticultural Society, 57 Riccarton Ave, Christchurch. (Parking wardens will be available on the day to ensure a smooth day!) 

What’s there to do?

-A range of games and activities for  kids of all ages throughout the day including, bouncy castle, clown, foam gladiator pit and more!

-The DeenQuest, a specially designed, Islamically-inspired treasure hunt with a grand prize!

-AFFORDABLE ethnic food stalls covering 10+ different cuisines (nothing over $5!)

-A walk-in cultural lounge drawing from a rich and vast Islamic history

-Ongoing  entertainment  that  includes cultural performances, martial arts, poetry,  quizzes, community auctions…

And so much more…!!

What now?

Just show up on the day and enjoy the event! You can also:

Register via Facebook

Let us know you’re coming! (optional)

Rent a Stall

Sell your food or merchandise!

Sponsor or Donate

Promote your business or help us with funding…all goes towards bringing this community initiative alive!

Want to know more ?

Find out more about our aims and motives for this important event here!

 And keep up to date with the team with our “behind the scenes” Eid blog posts

 

Proudly Made Possible By:

 

Our Prime Sponsor:

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Our Silver and Bronze Sponsors:

Donut Boutique            Mairehau Medical Centre Logo

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And kind donations from generous patrons within our community…

EID MUBARAK!