Event Announcement: Festival Asia 2015

Festival Asia

 London’s largest indoor festival on all things Asia!

Date: 15 – 17 May 2015

Venue: Tobacco Dock, 50 Porters Walk, London E1W 2SF

Tickets: Adult £12.50 adv – £15 door

Children (up to 10 years old, accompanied by one adult with an Adult Ticket) £8 adv – £10 door

Indulge your senses and experience the exotic cultures of Asia under one roof.

FestivalAsia will be the first of its kind in London to celebrate the traditions and ethos of countries like China, Thailand, India, Japan and Indonesia collectively and is accessible to anyone with an interest in Asian culture as well as those from the UK Asian community or indeed those curious to know more about the fascinating Asian continent. It will be like travelling across the whole of Asia in just a few hours.

Over the course of three days, the pioneering FestivalAsia will incorporate food, fashion, spirituality, art, music, performance, culture, artefacts, massage stalls, yoga vendors, henna artists, clothes, spices, meditation rooms and much more.

Festival Asia logoFestival Asia

The main stage will play host to an array of incredible performances including the fantastic Indonesian dance troupe Lila Bhawa, professional Enka (Japanese folk music) singer Akari Mochizuki accompanied by master Shamisen player Hibiki Ichikawa, and the Fleur Estelle Dance School who will be delighting the audience with their belly dancing and Bollywood show pieces. Martial Arts Stage for demonstrations of the several different martial arts disciplines, a Spiritual Room, a Cultural Room, children entertainment and a Cookery Theatre.

Here’s just a few of the acts you can expect to see:

Indonesian dance performance
Lila Bhawa Indonesian Dance Troupe (Image ©Spencer Lloyd Peet)
Enka singer Akari Mochizuki & master Shamisen plater Hibiki Ichikawa (Image ©Spencer Lloyd Peet)
Enka singer Akari Mochizuki & master Shamisen plater Hibiki Ichikawa (Image ©Spencer Lloyd Peet)
Fleur Estelle Dance School
Fleur Estelle Dance School (Image ©Spencer Lloyd Peet)

If that wasn’t enough there will be approximately 150,000 exhibitors/vendors selling everything from delicious food to handicrafts and clothes.

So, where is all this fun and excitement going to take place, I hear you ask? Where better than Tobacco Dock, a fantastic 160,000+ sqft London venue full of character, located close to Tower Hill.

FestivalAsia will be an experience you will never forget.

Register now for the FestivalAsia newsletter and receive regular information and updates and know of discounts and special offers before anybody else.

Ticket on sale NOW!!

To purchase tickets, click here.

If you’d like to become an exhibitor/vendor, email  exhibitor@festivalasia.co.uk.

FestivalAsia Official Website

FestivalAsia is created and produced by Lilisan Ltd. In collaboration with Barley Arts International Ltd

Lilisan’s CEOs are: WCA’s CEO Corrado Canonici, and the Chinese-born London-based international singer Li Li (recently Top20 in the USA Billboard charts). Their respective experiences in organising, live performance and first-hand knowledge on Asia contributes to making FestivalAsia a genuine, varied, and professionally organised event.

FestivalAsia is coming to town!
FestivalAsia is coming to town!

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