Grab your passport because you're going on a trip around the world at this year’s 12th Annual NWA International Festival and 5th Annual International Fashion Show on Saturday, October 6th
from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown Rogers!
Attention kids! Have your picture taken with some of your favorite characters including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Dora the Explorer and many more! Meet some of your favorite players too! Northwest Arkansas Naturals team members and their mascot Strike will also be attending! Kids can also pick up a special passport coloring book when they get there to have stamped by numerous countries represented at the festival.
This fun, family-centered event will also feature traditional ethnic foods, cultural exhibits, international dancing, music, free children's activities and an international fashion show at 1 p.m. More than 50 countries will be represented at the 12th Annual International Festival. The entire event is free and offers interesting activities and fun for all ages.
The goal of the International Festival is to promote, educate and serve the diverse cultural interests of Rogers and northwest Arkansas. The event is reflective of the diverse population of the northwest Arkansas community.
The 12th annual International Festival will showcase and allow interaction with the different cultures, costumes, traditions and languages of our community.
Parking will be available at the Arvest Bank branch on Walnut & 3rd Streets, the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce on Walnut & 4th Streets, Rogers City Hall on Chestnut Street, Keith Noble Nationwide Insurance on 3rd Street, First Western Bank on Walnut & 4th Streets, and the Benton County Offices on Poplar & 3rd Streets.
****Please note that from West Walnut Street to Poplar Street down to 2nd Street will be closed starting Friday, October 5th at 6 p.m. until Saturday, October 6th at 7 p.m.****
You can download an event packet which contains an event map, registration forms for both food truck and vendor booths and a food truck event flyer, below in either english or spanish.
Version de Espanol
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