Portobello Summer Festival

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Produced by Westway Trust in partnership with Shark Tank Events, Kids on the Green and local community organisations.

The Portobello Summer Festival’s 2019 edition brought together an expansive local and international line-up featuring returning headliners Fabio & Grooverider alongside the soul-funk hip hop sounds of Fullee Love Collective presented by Jurassic 5’s Soup.

“I’ve met people I haven’t seen for over 20, 30 years… everybody’s mingling, dancing in the open under the sky, it’s fantastic…”

The festival theme of ’local to global’ celebrated the area’s history of elevating local talent, from music to fashion, to world-renowned status. The theme was also reflected across the street food, dance, spoken word, Capoeira and International Queer Cabaret, bringing the area’s unique qualities together across one amazing site.

“It’s important to engage the community because when that happens we unite as one”

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