Global Festival is back for 2020!
Global Festival - a week-long series of events celebrating diversity at KU, or 'the world in a week'.
for the past eight years, Union of Kingston Students has celebrated Global Festival, and this year we hope it'll be bigger and better than ever...
from culture and craft stalls, food and dance displays to drum workshops and film screenings, guest speakers and henna art - there's something for everyone in every corner of the Uni.
when? 🕐: monday 16th - friday 20th march 2020
where? 📍: events run across all four campuses
how much? 💷: most events are free, but you might need some £££ for stalls or fundraisers
Societies that require the Global Fest Logo for their posters can download it here
We are always seeking companies and individuals to help support this fantastic event, if you can help us then we would love to hear from you. Please contact email@example.com
Take a look at the best bits of Global Festival 2016 to get into the Global spirit:
Global Festival 2012 Review
Union of Kingston Students second Global Festival definitely did not disappoint with over 45 societies collaborating on the week of activities aimed at celebrating culture, diversity and internationalisation as well as addressing current global issues and promoting international opportunities.The week saw over 75 unique events arranged and led by Union of Kingston Students' societies. Over 4000 people got involved despite the challenging weather.Events ranged from feeding over 1000 people free curry, to open air yoga, a horse riding gymkhana and 24hour gaming session for charity.
Vice President Activities, Lauren McCormack who introduced Global Festival into the Union calendar in 2012, said that they have always received extremely rewarding feedback from the festival. She added: “We hope that in the future this week will only get bigger and better and get more people involved in Union of Kingston Students' societies.”