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Minneapolis International Festival – CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER!

May 20, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join community members from across the city to learn about the many amazing cultures that make Minneapolis such a wonderful place to live.

The Minneapolis International Festival is FREE and open to the public.

Some of the groups to be featured include:

  • Chinese Heritage Foundation
  • Hoka Hey
  • Latin-American Folklore
  • MN Scandinavian Ensemble
  • Rince na Chroi Irish Dancers
  • Somali Museum of MN
  • Little Earth Dance Troupe
  • Taikollaborative

The purpose of the Minneapolis International Festival is to celebrate the different cultures in the City of Minneapolis and surrounding communities, and to also recognize the growing cultural diversity of our City through: music, dance, cultural exhibits, demonstrations, food, and other learning opportunities.

Entertainment Lineup

Noon: Taikollaborative
12:30 pm: MN Scandinavian Ensemble
1:00 pm: Grupo de Danzas Colombianas en Minnesota
1:30 pm: Little Earth Dance Troupe
2:00 pm: Somali Museum of Art
2:30 pm: Rince na Chroi
3:00 pm: Kalpulli Yaocenoxtli/Indigenous Roots
3:30 pm: Hoka-Hey

This is an outdoor event. To learn more, visit the event page, or find us on Facebook by searching Minneapolis International Festival.

The Minneapolis International Festival is presented by the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board.

Event Contact

Tom Godfrey
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
Phone: 612-230-6484
Email: tgodfrey@minneapolisparks.org

Media Contact

Robin Smothers
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
Phone: 612-230-6410
Email: rsmothers@minneapolisparks.org


May 20, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Boom Island Park
724 Sibley Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413 United States
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