This 30th annual celebration of cultural diversity for the entire family features music, dance & demonstrations from around the world, authentic foreign foods, an international bazaar and free edu-tainment activities. RAIN OR SHINE.
Admission $4 (12 & under FREE). Buy a Restaurant Discount Card and Admission for $7 – card saves 10% for a YEAR at over dozens of great restaurants. (Cards sell for $5 regular price).
For information on attending or participation of any kind visit our website at www.BGInternationalFest.com. Network with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WordPress, YouTube, Flickr and Pinterest.
Ways to participate include:
Helping to promote the festival – Even if you are unavailable festival day you can help by spreading awareness of the event. Follow our page on Facebook and encourage your online friends to do the same.
You can find a variety of promotional materials to share on our website = http://www.bginternationalfest.com/promote-us/. You can print a letter size poster to hang on your office door, community bulletin boards or the windows of your favorite businesses. There are also web versions to post on your social networking pages or blog.
One which may be of particular interest is a coupon that allows two people admission for $5 (regular price is $4 each, children under 12 are free). You are welcome to email it or print copies for all your colleagues, students, friends and family (and encourage them to do the same for theirs). Links to our social networking site are in the top right hand corner of our website.
Volunteering at the event – Detailed information about available shifts and their associated duties as well as a form to sign up for a shift can be found here – http://www.bginternationalfest.com/volunteer/. 200+ volunteers are needed for jobs from helping children make craft projects to cleaning up the site.
Hosting a booth at the event – Individuals, families, organizations and businesses set up booths at the festival that include cultural displays, activities, merchandise and food. If you are looking for a fundraiser for an organization, food in particular is very popular. Or, if you would just like to help enhance the festival, consider representing the culture of a foreign country or including edu-tainment activities. Details about all types of booths are here – http://www.bginternationalfest.com/boothspace/.