Africa Day Ireland

Celebrate Africa Day 2014. Events are taking place throughout Ireland from 19th – 25th May 2014.

‘Best Dressed’ Competition & Fashion Parade

Africa Day Dublin 5_940x412Best Dressed Competition

Come dressed in your Traditional African best to the Africa Day Dublin festivities this weekend and participate in the annual ‘Best Dressed’ competition! Get creative, colourful and dress up from head to toe in order to win.

This year the ‘Best Dressed Stall’ will be coordinated by Tritees the organisers of Miss Africa Ireland.

The ‘Best Dressed’ stall will be located in the African Bazaar, at which visitors to the event can register to enter the competition

There will be a grand prize winner awarded in each of the following categories.

  • Best Dressed Family will win €150 One4All Gift Voucher & Oriflame Cosmetics high-quality natural Swedish cosmetics Family Prize.
  • Best Dressed Female will win €50 One4All Gift Voucher & Oriflame high-quality natural Swedish cosmetics Women’s Prize, including a red sequinned cosmetic bag, Giordani perfume, eye pencil, lip stick & nail varnish.
  • Best Dressed Male will win €50 One4All Gift Voucher & Oriflame Cosmetics high-quality natural Swedish cosmetics Men’s Prize.


11am to 2:30pm: Registration of Participants in the African Bazaar – Stop by the ‘Best Dressed’ stall in the African Bazaar to enter the competition.  There is no fee for registration, it just involves visiting the stall, chatting to the judges and leaving your contact details in case you are chosen as a finalist. In addition to self-registration, the judges will wander the venue over the course of the day, on the lookout for stylish men, women and families.  Anyone they spot will be invited to take part. So be sure to dress to impress!

3:30pm:  Meeting of Participants – all participants meet at the ‘Best Dressed’ booth in the African Bazaar to take part in a Fashion Parade.

3:45pm: Fashion Parade – the parade will run from the African Bazaar to the Performance Zone.

4:15pm – Announcement of Winners – the judges will publicly announce the winners of each category of the ‘Best Dressed’ competition at the Performance Zone.

Get in Touch

For all information on Africa Day events please contact us.

DHR Communications,
80 Francis Street,
Dublin 8.
Tel: 01-4200580

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