All People's Day Diversity Festival
Stand up for diversity and have fun at the same time while attending the ninth annual All People’s Day® Diversity Festival on Saturday, March 24, 2018 indoors at Pompey Park in Delray Beach. The main events are from 11.00 am to 5:00 pm and a kid’s workshop is from 9:30 to 11 am. All People’s Day®, Inc, and Delray Parks & Recreation present the festival. It’s free to the public and boasts a wide variety of connective activities for the whole family. Even the food tastes are free!
The Main Events starting at 11 am showcase 20 dazzling performances including a variety of dance from the Kelly Academy of Irish Dance, Le Nubian an Afro-Haitian dance group, Fred Astaire Dance Studio featuring the Latino owners and the Chinese Performing Arts. Also, there will be an array of music from the Milagro Ctr. Kids Drum Circle, Sharleen Leahey’s Folk Music, the Positively Africa Band and the SF Taiko Dojo - playing huge Japanese drums, etc. All acts take to the stage in 15 minute intervals treating the attendees to a vast range of cultural experiences. Great prizes donated by local artists and businesses will be raffled off.
Over 50 interactive and merchandise booths feature a diverse mix to see and do. Kids will find free arts projects such as Origami Peace Crane folding, puppet making with a stage to perform, creating images of their families that connect to others on a mural and face painting. Teens and adults enjoy hands on issue based activities among which are clever word games by nonprofits, a health fair, an important Issues Mural and mouth watering free cuisine. Also present will be for sale items such as artwork, books, tee-shirts, jewelry, etc.
Prior to all this, a free workshop from 9:30 to 11:00 am will teach children to make the Craft Dough People illustrating that all people are made from the same materials and should therefore be treated with equal respect. Pre-registration for the workshop is open to the first 30 kids, age’s three to twelve, who sign-up by calling (561) 495-9818. A packaged craft kit, based on this project, is available for a donation.
Schedule & Tickets
FREE · Call 5614959818
Saturday, March 24, 2018 @ 9:30am · add to calendar 2018-03-24 09:30:00 2018-03-24 12:30:00 America/New_York All People's Day Diversity Festival https://events.palmbeachculture.com/event/949902/all-peoples-day-diversity-festival Pompey Park, 1101 NW 2nd Street, Delray Beach, FL, 33444
Saturday, March 24, 2018 @ 11:00am · add to calendar 2018-03-24 11:00:00 2018-03-24 14:00:00 America/New_York All People's Day Diversity Festival https://events.palmbeachculture.com/event/949902/all-peoples-day-diversity-festival Pompey Park, 1101 NW 2nd Street, Delray Beach, FL, 33444
Delray Beach, FL 33444
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