Africa Oyé returns this weekend

This year Africa Oyé will be bigger and better than ever!

Taking place in Sefton Park on Saturday and Sunday (21 and 22 June), it runs from 12.30pm to 9.30pm on both days and admission is completely free.

The family-friendly event features workshops, Oyé Active Zone, DJ tent, world cuisine and Oyé Traders Market on top of the sterling main stage line up.

Now in its 22nd year, Africa Oyé attracted over 30,000 in 2013 to the two-day, family friendly city event. Finley Quaye will headline the Sunday night and is joined over the festival weekend by an eclectic mix of artists including:

Jupiter & Okwess International
Wara
HAJAmadagascar & The Groovy People
Homage To Magool Feat. Farxiya Fiska
Misty In Roots
Joe Driscoll And Sekou Kouyate
Mose ‘Fan Fan’
Abdoulaye Samb & Minnjlaraby
Abdul Tee-Jay’s Rokoto

Plus: DJ Sets from BBC Radio 1Xtra’s DJ Edu & Esa Williams

Visit www.africaoye.com for all the details.