One of Sydney’s most popular cultural events, Ramadan Nights Lakemba, has returned.
Last year, the bustling global food bazaar attracting more than 1.2 million total visitors.
The spectacular celebration is a month-long event, running this year from 21 March to 20 April, from dusk to 3am.
Whether you have been to this cultural event before or are a first-time visitor, on today’s episode of THIS ARVO IN SYDNEY, host Sacha Barbour Gatt will take you through everything you need to know in under 10 minutes.
What are Ramadan Nights? What activities are included in this cultural celebration? What do you need to prepare for this event?
In Islamic culture, Ramadan is the most sacred and important month of the year. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, and people with Muslim backgrounds will begin faith fasting during the daylight hours from dawn to sunset.
Appearing at the top of the episode was LiSTNR Investigation editor Clair Weaver who went to the opening of the Ramadan festival last night.