Al-Bustan 2nd Annual Phila. Arab Community Day – May 7

Posted by Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture on April 19, 2022

AlBustan Seeds of Culture is pleased to announce Philadelphia’s second annual Arab Community Day. Falling just after Ramadan and the celebration of Eid alFitr, Philadelphia Arab Community Day seeks to bring together not only families and friends of AlBustan but also the Arab Communities of the region. Come for shawarma and falafel sandwiches provided by AlSalam Grill, scrumptious Lebanese food by Sally’s Kitchen, art activities for adults and children, lawn games, bouncy castles, and percussion performances by Master Percussionist Hafez Kotain, on his own and in concert with AlBustan’s longstanding Community Percussion Ensemble and student groups from schools across Philadelphia.

All are welcome at this unique gathering, which is open to members of all communities. It is an opportunity to come together and celebrate the arts, identity, and community in the City of Brotherly Love.

Date and Time: May 7, 12:005:00 PM

Location: Penn Treaty Park, 1301 N Beach Street, Philadelphia, PA 19125

About AlBustan Seeds of Culture:

Rooted in Arab arts and language, AlBustan Seeds of Culture offers artistic and educational programming that enriches crosscultural understanding and celebrates diversity. “AlBustan,” Arabic for “The Garden,” serves youth and adults of all ethnic, religious, and socioeconomic backgrounds, while supporting the pursuit and affirmation of Arab American cultural identity and playing a constructive civic role within broader American society.

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