9th National

#NowkaBais2017

Sunday 16th July 2017

10.00am - 6.00pm

Edgbaston Resevior

Birmingham B16 OEE

On the day

As well as enjoying the thrill of Nowka Bais boat racing between up to 21 teams from throughout the country, there will be an exciting mix of activities and entertainment at the 9th National Nowka Bais 2017.
Come and experience Bangladeshi culture and treat your family to a fun-filled day out - it's going to be unmissable! Attractions you can expect to see at the event (with more to be confirmed):
    • Live music from top Bangladeshi and UK based artists
    • Stunning Dance Performances
    • Food Festival offering gourmet street food from Bangladesh
    • Fun Fair
    • Sports Activities
    • Rowing and Sailing taster sessions
In partnership with Nowka Bais UK, Purbanat is sharing and celebrating ‘’Cultural Heritage of Nowka Bais’’. Heritage Lottery Fund supporting our initiative. #NowkaBais2017 on 16th July at Edgbaston Reservoir is also an event of Birmingham City Council’s Year of the South Asian Culture: UTSAV's event. 9th #NowkaBais2017 would be a much better and bigger!

Also on the day will be a full array of food and arts and crafts stalls. Live entertainment on our LIVE Stage! Fun fair will also be in place for the kids and taster sessions on boats too.

We start from 10am where the first race is expected to start at 11.30am, where there will up to 21 teams competing throughout the day until around 6.00pm when the final will be contstested.
*Subject to change