Monday, May 16, 2011
Celebrate Diversity at the Local Colors Festival - May 21, 2011
For those of you in Central or Southwest Virginia, you will not want to miss the Local Colors Annual Festival this Saturday, May 21st, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Elmwood Park in Roanoke, Virginia. This celebration of cultural diversity is free and provides entertainment and a learning opportunity for the whole family. Representatives from more than 90 countries showcase foods, music, clothing, crafts, games and displays. There is a Parade of Nations and the festival features Egypt this year!
Free parking is available in Downtown Roanoke and you will want to bring a blanket or lawn chairs for enjoying the entertainment all afternoon on the main stage. Don't miss this celebration of the cultural and ethnic diversity in the Roanoke area! For more information about cultural events throughout the year, visit the Local Colors Facebook Page.