Cultural food, vendors, displays, and performances will excite the whole family!
Join us, July 12, 5:00-9:00 pm for the musical kick off, then Saturday, July 13, 10:00 am-4:00 pm for non-stop culturally enriching run!
Parade of Cultures July 13, 11:00 am.
Free admission and parking at Fishermen's Village!
Enjoy everything from secret Filipino family recipes to Bubble Tea, Serbian delicacies, Caribbean delights and Hungarian Firebread with an American twist.
Fishermen's Village eateries may be featuring special eats and treats as well, come on over and see!
So many fascinating vendors, so little time! Everything from truly unique and beautiful contemporary modern art to authentic Indian treasures and henna tattoos, to breezy, beachy women's sandals and coverups and bohemian and oil-infused bracelets, you're sure to find something you love!
Asian Professionals Association of SWFL: Cultural/Informational
Display and Performances
Blanchard House Museum: Cultural Display
Bohemian & Oil-Infused Bracelets: Merchandise Vendor
Candy Ent., LLC: Merchandise Vendor
Children’s Network of Southwest Florida: Informational Display
Contemporary Modern Art by Lionel Lewis: Merchandise Vendor
Cultural Heritage Center of SWFL Welcome Table: Merchandise
Vendor and Informational Display
Epicure Tours & Travel: Informational Display
Florida Gulf Coast University: Informational Display
Filipino American Assoc. of SWF Inc.: Cultural Display and Food/Drink Vendor
Filipino-American Society: Cultural Display
Gerry’s Firebread: Cultural Display and Food/Drink Vendor
Hispanic-American Citizens Council and https://www.facebook.com/Spanish-American-Club-of-Citrus-County-Florida-321342976057/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Spanish-American
Society of Charlotte County: Cultural/Informational Displays
India Artisans and Henna Tattoos: Cultural Display and Merchandise Vendor
Indian Culture, Sushila Cherian: Cultural Display
Islamic Community: Cultural Display
Jamaican Culture, Clover Virgo: Cultural Display
Mapalus Kawanua Florida, Indonesian Association of Florida: Cultural Display
Mariachi Juarez Int: Cultural Display
Modern Woodmen of America: Informational Display
New World Celts - Sarasota: Cultural Display
Pansy’s Caribbean Kitchen: Cultural Display and Food/Drink Vendor
Paradise Smoothie Bubble Tea Shop: Cultural Display and Food/Drink Vendor
Punta Gorda Historical Society: Informational Display
Sisterhood of St. Petka of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church of
North Port: Cultural Display and Food/Drink Vendor
Friday, July 12, Center Court
5–8 pm: The Bird Tribe
8 pm: Chakacha (Fire Dance) by Tampa Bay AfroFit
8:20–9 pm: The Bird Tribe
Saturday, July 13, Center Court
10 am: DJ Louie
11 am: ~~~~ Parade of Cultures (Entire Village) ~~~~
11:25 am: Blue Skye Pipes & Drums
11:45 am: Andinos Son
12:30 pm: Shankh & Friends
1:30 pm: DJ Louie
2 pm: AfriJemma, FAASWFL Dance Group, Hula Connection, Kharizma, Putri Mandalika Indonesian
Dance Club, Sultan’s Dreams Cultural Troupe, SWFL BellyDance Connection, SWFL
3 pm: Tampa Bay AfroFit / DJ Louie
Saturday, July 13, Section 1
11:45 am: Asante Afrika
Noon: Ragady Lapsey
12:45 pm: Asante Afrika
1 pm: Ragady Lapsey
1:45 pm: Asante Afrika
2 pm: Ragady Lapsey
2:45 pm: Asante Afrika
3 pm: Ragady Lapsey
New World Celts in the Parade of Cultures, 2018
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