• African & Caribbean Market

    Dates & locations below

    Bringing the warmth of Africa & the Caribbean to Norwich, part of Norfolk Black History Month! Great food, music, stalls... let's celebrate the diversity of this lovely corner of the U.K.!

    Indoor stalls on both days: crafts, fashion, beauty, homewares, rum and more!

    Outside on Saturday only: African & Caribbean street food market, music, dance, coffee & reggae beats, henna and face painting, and more! Plus charity stall in aid of The Mudeka Foundation, supporting children in Zimbabwe.

    Storytelling in the Millennium Library (inside The Forum) on Saturday 1st with Mara Menzies, storyteller from Edinburgh. Two sessions: 10am and 3pm (repeated session). Aimed at children and adults 4+. Free entry. Non-ticketed but limited space.

    Performance schedule for Saturday to be confirmed, but the amazing Norfolk-based Zimbabwean musician and singer Anna Mudeka will be part of it.

    All welcome!

    Organised in conjunction with The African Emporium, Lower Goat Lane, Norwich.

    Location:
    Norwich: The Forum Atrium, The Forum, Millennium Plain, NR2 1TF
    Admission:
    Free
    Accessibility:
    Fully accessible
  • Dates

  • Calypso Carnival

    Fri. 30 September 2016 | 10 AM

    A family event with songs, dances and stories from the Caribbean with Caspar James at Sheringham Library in the morning and Cromer Library in the afternoon. Danny Keen's Triptych will also exhibited at Cromer Library between 6th and 29th October.

  • Calypso Carnival

    Sat. 1 October 2016 | 10 AM

    A family event with songs, dances and stories from the Caribbean with Caspar James at Sheringham Library in the morning and Cromer Library in the afternoon. Danny Keen's Triptych will also exhibited at Cromer Library between 6th and 29th October.

What is Black History Month?

Here we detail some of the ideas and history behind the annual celebration.

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