The rest of this post refers to the aborted 2010 festival.
STOP PRESS - Latest news is that it's FRIDAY 14th MAY 2010 - will do my best to keep you updated
See the Facebook Group now showing FRIDAY 14TH MAY ONLY
The 2010 El Korba Festival Baghdad Street, Heliopolis, Cairo will be held on 15th May.
This is a great fun street festival and here's a blog I wrote about the 2008 one El Korba Festival 2008 blogpost
I have been 2 years in a row now. Unfortunately I will not be able to go to this year's festival as I have other plans.
Oh, and by the way, they have a Facebook Group this year you can join!
El Korba 2010 Facebook Group
El Korba Festival 2010
El Korba Carnival 2010
Getting there - you can take the tram from Ramses Train Station (central Cairo) to Roxy (about 20 minutes and 50 pst) and it's around 10 minutes walk.