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Holi May Day 2018

  • The Green Backyard 4 A605 Peterborough, England, PE2 8AT United Kingdom (map)

Holi May Day is back! A cultural coming-together of the Hindu Holi Festival* famous for its colour throwing, and May Day, otherwise known as International Workers Day**.

Things to look out for on the day include:

- Live ceilidh music from The Fruitcake Band
- Holi colour throwing
- Family friendly activities
- May pole
- Seed bomb making
- A real ale bar
- Great food
- Indian dance performance
- Stalls selling handmade arts and crafts
- Reopening of Backyard Food
- Beautiful gardens of The Green Backyard

* Holi is a colourful and happy Hindu holiday, primarily celebrated in India on the last full moon at the end of the winter season.
**International Workers Day is a celebration of all who labour and the working classes, traditionally held on May 1st - the ancient European spring festival of May Day

Earlier Event: April 13
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