Niagara Folk Arts Festival

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Country and Region CanadaOntario
Type of Festival Dance, Music
Location of Festival St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Festival Contact Information

Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Center
85 Church Street
St. Catharines, ON L2R 3C7
Phone: +01 905-685-6589
Fax: +01 905-685-8376

Festival Description

The Niagara Folk Arts Festival promises sixteen exciting days of cultural activities and entertainment — bringing the many cultures of the world to our door steps. Some of the events include the Ambassadors’ Ball — a gala prelude to the Festival; the Official Opening Ceremony; International Open Houses as a way to experience the rich cultures, dazzling shows and unique cuisine.

Travel to Croatia, Poland, Germany, Sardinia, Ukraine, India, Greece, Latin-America, Philippines, Armenia, Italy, Slovenia, Scotland, Hungary, the Netherlands, Slovakia, Africa, Haiti and Thailand. Taste and smell the cultures of Islam, Sudan and French. Watch the gypsy dance troupes and embrace the sounds of far away lands. The Folk Arts Celebration at Montobello Park offers Live Entertainment on the One World Stage, Wine & Beer Garden, Kids Activity Centre, Food, Market Day, and Community Alley.

Festival Dates May 12 - 27, 2012
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