Two women smiling backstage at a fashion show, one of them is wearing a pink red top made up of fabric roses and a pink long skirt with an orange bow around the waist. The next is wearing a blue & orange hat and dress inspired by her African heritage.

Black History Month Cultural Day

Saturday 29 Oct, 9:00am1:00pm
Saturday 29 Oct, 9:00am1:00pm
Arts University Plymouth
Tavistock Place, Plymouth, PL4 8AT

We are proud to be working with Diversity Business Incubator (DBI) for BLACK HISTORY MONTH Plymouth 2022.

Arts University Plymouth, BA (Hons) Fashion Design graduate B.B Excell Design and Diversity Business Incubator invite you to our Cultural Day! Free and open to everyone, the day will be full of storytelling, games, workshops and a cultural fashion show to close the month-long Black History Month festivities.

We would like to invite people from the community to bring their families to an event where they can share and listen to old folktales, take part in arts & crafts, participate in workshops, and showcase their cultural clothes.

In addition to that, the cultural fashion show, which was inspired by The Giveback Project Refugee Week fashion show, will allow anyone from the community to showcase some of the cultural wear from their homeland. Put your best clothes on and come and celebrate with us!

Schedule:

10 am - 12 noon:

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Workshops

12 noon - 13:00 pm:

  • Fashion Show

13:00 pm - 14:00 pm

  • Networking
  • Food and refreshments


Black History Month in Plymouth

A series of events organised to bring the communities and the city of Plymouth together to celebrate this year's theme ‘Actions are our words.' Throughout the month, we will get to see the different pillars/organisations in Plymouth work together in partnership to celebrate Black History.

Discover all of the events here.

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