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Multicultural Festival and Gourmet Ethno-Food Truck Fair (Port Hope)

June 29, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

The Multicultural day is now in its 5th edition, but this year we are raising the bar and coming with a big changes!

We are forecasting more people than ever to join us in a day of celebration at the Memorial Park Band Shell, June 29, 2019 with the new Multicultural Festival and Gourmet Ethno-Food Truck Fair from 9:00am to 9:00pm

The festival will showcase Multiculturalism and Anti-Racism Initiatives by building bridges to promote intercultural understanding, promoting equal opportunity for individuals of all origins and promoting diversity, citizenship, civic engagement and a healthy democracy. This will have a big impact in all four pillars of our society – people, business, nonprofit and government – to celebrate the ways in which we work together to make Northumberland a prosperous and diverse community.


A colourful day of music and food will enrich the multicultural experience:

  • Citizenship Ceremony: Open to the public (weather permiting)
  • Gourmet Ethno-Food Trucks Fair. Enjoy Foods from around the world in one place!
  • Over a dozen multicultural performances from all ages!
  • 7 local groups performing music from Irish to Latin-America’s rhythms, including Wollywood and Salsa classes!
  • A concert featuring David Newland featuring the release fo his lates album “Northbound: The Northwest Passage”

David Newland is a writer, musician, speaker, and adventurer based in Cobourg. He writes and performs “Epic Canadian Folk songs” inspired by the history, geography and cultures of Canada.

David is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, a distinction that reflects a lifelong engagement with landscape and story.

David Newland’s brand-new CD NORTHBOUND: The Northwest Passage in Story and Song was recorded live in Cobourg and created in collaboration with Inuit artists, local musicians and special guests.

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Details

Date:
June 29, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://www.welcometonorthumberland.ca/en/aboutnorthumberland/multicultural-festival.asp

Venue

Memorial Park
56 Queen St.
Port Hope, ON L1A 2Y8 Canada
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