From the 5th of February 2022 and throughout 2022 Muslim Arts and Culture Festival together with newly established Muslim Women's Arts Foundation and Festival, will present to you a diverse selection of speakers, artists, cultures and more that will be showcasing throughout our events! Our international festival line up will take you on an unmissable arts and culture journey from Manchester to Indonesia!
Most of our events will be online and free so save your space now!
We aim to bring Muslim and non- Muslim communities together, promote social inclusion and overcome barriers.
Muslim Arts and Culture Festival will celebrate the diversity and the richness of Muslim heritage.
It will engage people of all ages and denominations, including school, college and university students and local communities.
Qaisra Shahraz MBE, FRSA Founder and Executive Director of MACFEST
What Manchester Means To Me: why author, educator and festival organiser Qaisra Shahraz loves the city
We are delighted to announce that MACFEST is the winner of the 2021 Queen's Award for
We have been chosen for connecting communities, promoting social inclusion and overcoming barriers. Thank you so much to all those who nominated us!
In recognition of contribution to social responsibility at The University of Manchester
The British Muslim Awards
In recognition of the amazing work in celebrating arts and connecting communities in Greater Manchester