The Ebbsfleet Magical Winter Festival will be taking place on Saturday 20th January in Platinum Jubilee Park, bringing some much needed light, cheer and fun to the coldest winter month!
The Festival is produced by Cohesion Plus working in partnership with Ebbsfleet Development Corporation and is supported by Arts Council England and KKB Group. The festival will run between 4pm and 8pm and will transform Platinum Jubilee Park into a magical winter fair for the evening.
The event will showcase some truly elaborate and fantastical light installations in and around the park for attendees to interact and immerse themselves in creative and artistic displays created by artistic partners Same Sky and Visual Elements.
There will also be a fantastic artistic programme including a DJ who will be playing music from around the world and an amazing programme of street acts, fire eaters, dance performances, Dhol drummers, New Orleans Style band and so much more!
An assortment of hot drinks and food will be available including Indian and Caribbean dishes, burgers, pizzas, cakes, hot drinks –
Gurvinder Sandher MBE DL, Artistic Director of Cohesion Plus commented, “We are delighted to be working in Ebbsfleet again with a range of community partners, and look forward to showcasing what we have planned this year! We have some artistic acts to dazzle the crowds, beautiful light installations to marvel at, as well as some really great food to sample. The aim of the festival is to bring some magic, light and cheer to a very dark and cold time of year. We hope that everyone comes down on the day to enjoy what promises to be a wonderful evening.”
Jo Cowan, Cultural Development Manager at Ebbsfleet Development Corporation, said: ‘The Magical Winter Festival is another fantastic event as part of our wider programme of activities for Ebbsfleet residents and local community members to enjoy, demonstrating the wealth of local talent and creativity on our doorstep. We’re excited to see the local response to this event and are looking forward to continuing our work to deliver some fantastic events across Ebbsfleet”.