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Lombok Festival

Friday November 9
3 pm - 9 pm
Lombok, Utrecht
Free entrance! 

TIME SCHEDULE 🍋 | http://bit.ly/lombokfestival18
PROGRAM GUIDE 🍅 | http://bit.ly/lombokfestivalguide
LOMBOK STREET FOOD TOUR 🍋 | http://bit.ly/LGWLombok

Cycle or walk through Utrecht suburb Lombok's main street, and you're immediately welcomed by Turkish and Moroccan grocery stores, bakeries, the smell of kebab, and huge piles of colorful fruits sold in the streets. Lombok is lively and bustling. The impressive neon-lit mosque, a traditional Dutch mill and a mysteriously beautiful church mark the skyline. Lombok Festival consists of several outdoor and indoor locations, a food market and a musical line-up of Le Guess Who?-curated acts together with local musical talent. All hosted by and organized with residents, non-profit organizations and key figures living and working in Lombok.

LINE UP | Mireille Bittar & Feras Khouri, Ritim Ikilisi, Brader Musiki, Jaber & Yank, Shwan Sulaiman & Sinan Arat, Mo Ahmed, Cengiz Arslanpay, Sattar Al Saadi, Moribayassa, Gharib (solo), Ahmet Ciloglan, Ufuk Ciloglan, Ibrahim Arar, Mesrur Genc, Ali Sazci, Volksdansgroep Turquaze, Mohamed Marwan Bibi, Tülay Bayram & Hayko Bayraktaryan, Hamid Jilali, Straffe Koffie, Dabke Flashmob, Intenational Poetry Slam, Ulu Moskee Tour, Lombok Street Food Tour, Eetmarkt

IN COLLABORATION WITH | Het Wilde Westen, Dreaming of Syria, Jongerencentrum Utrecht, Culture Connection, De Voorkamer 

LOCATIONS | Moskeeplein, Ulu Moskee & Jongerencentrum Utrecht, Levantine, Antoniuskerk, Wishing Well West, Kopi Susu, Molen de Ster, Ubuntuhuis, De Voorkamer, Buurthuis Rosa

ARTWORK | Samira Charroud & Jimme Bakker

“On Friday afternoon we head over to one of Utrecht’s most culturally diverse neighbourhoods – Lombok – for the brand new, and aptly titled, Lombok Festival which plays host to a number of live performances across nine locations with a focus on local musicians. We catch the wonderful Dutch/Moroccan singer Karima el Fillali performing spoken word and singing with accompaniment by masterfully plucked qanûn courtesy of Iraqi musician Jamil al Asado in the beautiful Antoniuskerk. We’re also treated to delicious local food and a number of dance performances at an exciting food market just next to the Utrecht suburb’s neon-lit central Mosque.” - The Skinny