JOIN US AT THE ACTIVITY/DEMONSTRATION TENT TO TAKE SOME FREE CLASSES/LESSONS THROUGHOUT THE EVENT!
Want to participate in the 2019 International Festival?
CALL FOR DEMONSTRATIONS: We are always looking for new demonstrations of all skills and levels. Whether you are part of a professional group, or simply would like to put something together with your friends and neighbors that will represent the diversity of our communities, we welcome you! Click on the "I'm Interest in Participating" button and fill out the online form today!
2018 DEMONSTRATION SCHEDULE
2:00 PM Aikedo (Modern Japanese Martial Arts)
2:30 PM Flamenco (Dance Workshop)
3:00 PM Neha Sobti (Indian Banghra Demonstration)
3:30 PM Hi Dukes
4:00 PM Salsa, Bachata Lesson
4:30 PM Russian Traditional Dance Workshop
5:00 PM Traditional Mexican Dance Lesson (Ballet Folklorico)
5:30 PM Bollywood (Modern Indian Dance Lesson)
6:00 PM Tierra Colombiana - Cumbia Dance Lesson
6:30 PM Mariachi Demonstration
The Japanese martial art of Aikido is a comprehensive system of throwing, joint-locking, striking and pinning techniques, coupled with training in traditional Japanese weapons such as the sword, staff and knife.
Flamenco is in its strictest sense, is a professionalized art-form based on the various folkloric music traditions of Southern Spain in the autonomous communities of Andalusia, Extremadura and Murcia.
Garba is a form of dance which originated in the state of Gujarat in India. Many traditional garbas are performed around centrally lit lamp or a picture or statue of the Goddess Shakti.
Be sure to bring your dancing shoes 'cause the rolling bounce of the duet's Viking beat will thrill your feet, insisting that you get up and boogie! From Medieval Danish songs to original compositions based on traditional forms, this exciting group takes you on a mini-tour of Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Finland
Salsa is a popular form of social dance that originated in the Caribbean. The movements of salsa have origins in Puerto Rican bomba and plena, Cuban Son, cha-cha-cha, mambo and other dance forms.
Russian Folk Dance
Baile folklórico, literally "folkloric dance" in Spanish, also known as ballet folklórico, is a collective term for traditional Mexican in dances that emphasize local folk culture with ballet characteristics - pointed toes, exaggerated movements, highly choreographed.
Bollywood dance style is a beautiful blend of all Indian dance styles be it classical Indian dance, folk Indian dance or the more current R&B, hip hop music.
Mariachi is a musical expression that dates back to at least 18th century in Western Mexico.