As a celebration of Southport’s growing international character, there will be an International Flags Parade through the centre of the town at 1pm on Sunday 1st September, 2013, followed by a short presentation by civic dignitaries of Sefton.

Southport International Festival

Friends embrace

Then, throughout the afternoon, there will be a family festival outside Southport Town Hall on Lord Street.
This will include African/Caribbean singers, dance groups, a whole host of trade stalls including food with an international flavour.

Southport International Festival

Make some noise!

The FAIR Trade Store will have a stall at the event, selling beautiful Fair Trade products from around the developing world, including bags, fashion accessories, jewellery and homeware.

Southport International Festival

Southport International Festival – The FAIR Trade Store stall


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