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Festival of Nations 2015 Highlights
EVENT: A multiethnic celebration featuring dance, music, food, cultural and educational exhibits, folk art demonstrations, and craft market. Presented by the International Institute and 125 community organizations.
DATES: Saturday, August 29 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, August 30 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
VENUE: Tower Grove Park on the City’s South Side. The event will take place nearest S. Grand and Arsenal. A free shuttle service will be available throughout the Park.
PRICES: Admission and entertainment are free; food and gifts are affordably priced.
ENTERTAINMENT: Three stages of non-stop dynamic music and dance performances by traditional ethnic artists, world music favorites and the finest traditional acoustic music and song. From Spanish flamenco to a Vietnamese lion dance, from thundering drums to Irish harp, there is something for every taste!
It’s everybody’s party!
This year, visitors can recreate the festival in their home through our Festival of Nations Cookbook. This book is a collection of one recipe from every food vendor.
Sample photos that are available. Please contact Kate Howell for the higher resolution photos.