Watford Celebration 2018

Celebrating Watford's Rich Diversity

'One Town Together'

On Bank Holiday Monday

7th May  

11am till 4pm

Multi Cultural Community Centre, St Michael and All Angels' Church and Littlebury Hall

Durban Road, Watford WD18 7DS

All welcome!






'Special Achievement Award'


Children's Activities:

Children's activities at Watford Celebration 2017.

Most activities took place in the Littlebury Hall and some in the Church. 

The children enjoyed a Bouncy Castle outside from ‘Ben's Bouncy Castle’

The children had the opportunity to send MESSAGES OF LOVE AND SUPPORT TO THE CHILDREN OF MANCHESTER  with Marijah Butcher

The Brahma Kumaris offered exciting craft activities for children focusing on highlighting Values and Virtues, creating Blessing cards for families and the world. 

At 12.30pm, the children had the opportunity to learn the 'Kathak' one of the ten major forms of Indian classical dance. The origin of Kathak is traditionally attributed to the traveling bards of ancient northern India, known as Kathakars or storytellers. The children were taught by Mansi Dabral from the Mansi Dabral Kathak Dance Academy.

We had a Face painter from Pumpkin Crafts with spontaneous and creative face painting designs which  delighted the children

At 2.45pm, Alexander Williams read children's stories from his book 'Wendy the Whale'.


Food & Refreshments: 

Food and refreshments at Watford Celebration 2017.

Food from all over the world was served in the MCCC.

Everyone looks forward to the international food which is on offer at Celebration. On one plate you can be transported to the cuisines of India, Africa, Japan, Spain, China and Pakistan! This year’s speciality foods are no exception in their taste and variety.

From the Watford Chinese Association there were vegetable noodle and spring rolls.

 The Bridge of Peace WFWP brought you fairy cakes and traditional English scones, Korean homemade sushi and kimchi.

The Watford Muslim Women’s Organisation provided samosas, pakoras and onion bhajis from Pakistani traditions, and there was also some Bulgarian traditional food.

The Brahma Kumaris   offered samosas and Indian finger food. From the Watford and Three Rivers Refugee Partnership there were some special dishes from Syria and Ghana and also some potato curry, and pine tarts from Guyana

There were also cakes, biscuits and more... 

We asked a Donation of £2 per plate of international food, which was served in the MCCC while hot and cold drinks with biscuits were available all day in the MCCC and Littlebury Hall with a small donation.

We all enjoyed very much! Thank you to all those who worked so hard to prepare those delicious dishes!!