Easter goes to Ada with Tapioca Festival
This year’s Easter celebrations will witness a new and exciting twist as all roads lead to Ada for the second edition of the Tapioca Festival.
Organised by Spaa Media, the street arts festival is aimed at boosting tourism, its allied businesses, services, culture and rich arts of the people of Ada.
The festival scheduled for April 18 to 22 is under the theme, ‘Year of Return;Arts as a Tool for Advocacy and Community Development’.
It would bring together students, artisans, arts lovers, nature lovers, historians,industry players and other stakeholders with several activities that would thrill patrons from far in the spirit of tourism and arts promotion.
According to the organisers, the programme line- up for the festival includes,education on general clean-up to improve sanitary conditions along the beaches, healthy living of the citizenry and workshop for industry players.
A float would also be organised in appreciation of arts in the region through a spirited morale “jama” by social youth groups.
BY MICHAEL D.ABAYATEYE