Celebrating African Culture and Arts

Join Glasgow’s African community for a colourful celebration of art and culture. There will be music, poetry, traditional dancing and a children’s book reading by an African author based in Scotland. This event offers a safe space for refugees, people seeking asylum and members of the Black and Minority Ethnic community to reconnect with their…

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Meet Me There

The African Arts Centre warmly invites you to our neighbourhood for an interactive storytelling session lead by Chief Amu. Join us for a friendly chat, enjoy some music and share traditional tales from some of the many cultures that call Scotland home. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be provided Where Yoker Community Campus, 10 Kelso…

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Solas Festival 2022

Solas is back this year with a full-sized festival. Set in the beautiful Perthshire countryside, Solas Festival creates a generous, hospitable space in Scotland where the arts can be performed and enjoyed by all. Where Solas Festival 2022 will take place at Errol Park, in the grounds of a beautiful estate overlooking the River Tay. It…

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Family Fun Day

Our family fun day aims to bridge the gap between refugees, people seeking asylum, and the wider community. It will be an opportunity to celebrate different cultures and to give refugees a platform to share their talents and stories. Event participants will have the opportunity to express themselves during a guided art activity. This will…

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Storyplay at the Scottish Refugee Festival!

This is a play workshop for families with children aged 3-8 (older and younger siblings are very welcome). The 90-minute session will be led by Licketyspit with help from our Storyplay Champion families from across Glasgow and around the world. Storyplay opens doors to imaginary play worlds, unlocking the limitless possibilities of children. It will…

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