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Rated as a St. Louis Signature Event
— Explore St. Louis
Event of the Week: Festival of Nations
— Detours Magazine, an explorer’s guide to the MidWest
On list of The Best Food Festivals of St. Louis
— About Travel
12 Most Unique St. Louis Festivals
— Family Attractions Card
Best Festival in St. Louis
— RiverFront Times
Ten Cool Spots in St. Louis
— Memphis, The City Magazine
2017 Festival of Nations Media Kit
for media kit.
Festival of Nations Highlights
Over 125,000 annual attendees over 2 days.
22% of attendees are foreign-born from 52 different countries.
St. Louis’ largest multicultural celebration.
Free, family-friendly festival has more than 75 ethnicities represented, from Argentine to Nepalese to Zimbabwean.
A "must do" multicultural event, the festival builds appreciation and connections among people of diverse background.
Features 70 stage performances, 40+ food booths, and 30+ gift booths
Promotes cultural diversity and preserves the many ethnic heritages in the St. Louis Metropolitan area
Several interactive opportunities: dance lessons, children crafts, children music workshop, craft demonstrations and workshops, world sports & games, and more.
August 26th, 10am—7pm and August 27th, 10am—6pm in Tower Grove Park
Presented by a respected non-profit organization, the
International Institute of St. Louis
40% of 2016 attendees were first time visits
45% attendees from St. Louis City, Webster Groves, Chesterfield, and Kirkwood
124 zip codes represented in total from 10+ states
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