Visit our Global Corner to explore the cultures of St. Louis' 15 sister cities through the eyes and ears of volunteers who support St. Louis' 15 Sister City Committees. Use your very own passport and fill it out as you travel around this interactive learning center.
Sponsored by the St. Louis Sister Cities Program
, World Trade Center-St. Louis. St. Louis' Sister Cities include: Bologna, Italy; Bogor, Indonesia; Brcko, Bosnia and Herzegovina; Donegal County, Ireland; Galway, Ireland; Georgetown, Guyana; Lyon, France; Nanjing, China; St. Louis, Senegal; Samara, Russia; Stuttgart, Germany; Suwa, Japan; Szcezecin, Poland; San Luis Potosi, Mexico; and Wuhan, China. Visit our web site at St. Louis Sister Cities Program - World Trade Center.
Test your dancing and athletic skills by joining in on informal, free dance lessons including Spanish Flamenco, popular Indian dancing and the Mexican Hat Dance. Festival artists are your instructors. Sway to Brazilian samba, try Polynesian hula, learn the beautiful movements of belly dance, and practice Japanese bon odori. Dance your way around the world!
Stroll among displays about the many religions of the world. Meet representatives from the Interfaith Partnership of Greater St. Louis
and get your questions answered. This opportunity is being provided so that festival goers can have a casual means to learn about the similarities and differences among the many religions of our world.
IFP's members include a wide variety of faiths and faith-based institutions including Christians, Islamic, Jewish, and Buddhist institutions. Please refer to their website for more details about the partnership and a list of its current members.
Visit the World Sports & Game Meadow to learn different sports & games from around the world.
Participating organizations this year include: Missouri Youth Cricket Association
, American Czech Educational Center
, Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis
, Absolute Martial Arts
, Institute of Tamil Performing Arts, OCA St. Louis
, and Aikido St. Louis.