Festival Liberté Métisse: Photo Gallery

  • 22 December 2014

This past weekend the people of Reunion Island came together on the beach of l'Etang Salé to celebrate the Festival Liberté Métisse: The Festival of Mixed Freedom! This festival remembers the abolition of slavery and celebrates the diversity of the people that make the island so special. 

A local coffee producer from Reunion Island - at the festival you will get the opportunity to meet and interact with some of the island's top artisans

A graffiti artist adds even more colour to the festival

Local artist Florcence Vitry, who was displaying some of her work at the festival 

A musician from the Trinidad BP Renegades Steel Orchestra band

An artisan coffee producer hand-shells the coffee beans with an old mortar

The Trinidad BP Renegades Steel Orchestra

A pallet of colours. The Festival Liberté Métisse is a celebration of art and colour

Stunning art by Florence Vitry 

Locals sway and stomp to the music of Danyel Waro - the island's most famous Maloya artist

Make sure that you add the Festival Liberté Métisse to your travel bucket list for 2015

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