Group 48 will be tabling all day at the Festival Romani. We need volunteers to staff the table for the day. We will collect signatures for petitions and spread the word for human rights. Come out for an hour or more and enjoy the festival. Add a comment below including the time you are available if you are interested.
Saturday, August 17th, 10am-8pm
Sellwood Riverfront Park
1 SE Spokane Street
Suggested donation $10-20
The festival offers traditional and contemporary Romani music and dance by both local and international performers. Expect to see a diverse range of music and dance, including Balkan brass, fiery Flamenco, Middle Eastern beats, Django’s hot jazz, Hungarian czardas, Rajasthani dance, Russian 7-string guitar, and eclectic Gypsy punk! Click here to check out the detailed schedule.
Festival Romani is collaborating with some wonderful non-profits, including Amnesty International, The Marissa Mission, Ethos, and several Romani organizations such as Voice of Roma and Lolo Diklo. All proceeds from the festival go towards supporting education, tolerance, and human rights!