The 3rd Annual Plano International Festival!
1:10 pm Polish Folk Dance by the Polish American Foundation of Texas
Saturday, October 20 11am - 6pm
Haggard Park, 15th St. & Ave. H, downtown Plano
Admission and Parking are FREE
11:00 am - Parade of Nations
11:15 am - Naturalization Ceremony with keynote speech by Hector Guzman, Plano Symphony Orchestra Director
12:00 - 6:00pm - Continuous entertainment on the Gazebo Stage featuring:
Music and Dance performances from Argentina, Greece, Turkey, India, the Middle East, Chile, Scottland, Hawaii, Taiwan and even the Aztec culture
Classical Guitar performance by the Allegro Guitar Society of Dallas
International Fashion Show
Korean Drum and Chinese Yo-Yo demonstrations
Closing celebration with Caribbean steel drum band Kulchafari
All throughout the day, don't miss these great attractions!
Cultural Area with over 50 booths featuring artifacts and merchandise from over 20 countries from the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia.
International Food Court with an amazing variety of ethnic cuisine, including Thai, Puerto Rican, American, Indian, Caribbean, Polish
, and Mediterranean
Children’s Workshops where nearly 20 booths will offer a unique mix of free hands-on activities and entertainment from area organizations, including the Plano Symphony Orchestra, The Classics, Heritage Farmstead Museum, Dallas International School and Plano Children’s Theatre. Activities include:
Instrument petting zoo
Period crafts and demos
Turkish tile painting
Passport coloring booth
Passports to the World for kids to pick up at every entry station - visit the country booths to get your passport stamped, then color in the flags in the Children's Workshops area and get a passport photo taken!
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