Pako Festa 2011

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Summary

Commenced 1983 Pako Festa is Victoria's premier multicultural festival. Pako Festa showcases cultural diversity via a smorgasbord of cultural food, folk dancing, the famous Pako Street Parade, workshops, art exhibitions, multicultural craft displays and entertainment on four world music stages in a 1-kilometer street festival. The festival is an opportunity for local and regional cultural groups to promote cultural diversity and educate the broader community of the beauty and enriching capacity of multiculturalism and community arts. The Pako Festa has a thematic approach and the theme for 2011 is: "The beat of Pako"/n/nStarted in 1983, Pako Festa is Victoria's premier multicultural Festival. It celebrates cultural diversity and showcases cultural diversity via a smorgasbord of cultural food, folk dancing, the famous Pako Street Parade, workshops, art exhibitions, multicultural craft displays and entertainment on five world music stages in a 1-kilometer street festival. The Pako Festa has a thematic approach and the theme for 2011 is "The Beat of Pako".




This year, there will be over 60 groups and bands performing on 5 outdoor stages on Saturday February 26th, 2011. There are 4 slots reserved for Sonicbids artists. World Music or Blues are the preferred genres as the festival is an opportunity for local and regional and international cultural artists, bands and groups to promote cultural diversity and educate the broader community of the beauty and enriching capacity of multiculturalism and community arts.