The Fi Wi Sinting Festival, Jamaica

 

The Fi Wi Sinting Festival a day long family event celebrating the history and culture of Africa in Jamaica with 3 components.

The first is performing arts where patrons can watch the stage show as well as interact with performers.  Kumina, Jonkonoo and Nyabhingi drumming takes place in different areas throughout the event. 

The second component to the event is an African marketplace where patrons can purchase handmade arts and craft items, books, African inspired art, clothing and more.  The marketplace is open throughout the festival activities.

The third component gives patrons the opportunity to try a variety of traditional Jamaican food and drink.  In this area visitors can find ital juices, snacks and food catering to the needs of all vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian.

The next Fi Wi Wi Sinting will be held on Sunday, 15th February 2015 celebrating 25 years of cultural preservation in Jamaica. 

More information here.

Location

Somerset Falls Hope Bay
Jamaica
JM

Location: 

Jamaica

Time: 

Sunday, February 15, 2015 (All day)

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