Have you ever travelled the world? Not many people can say they’ve spanned the entire globe. There are so many different cultures to explore, unique people to meet. Everyone has their own personal story to share after all. Different cultures showcase a variety of outstanding musical styles, artistic influences, delicious cuisines and beautiful languages. Not to mention fascinating traditions.
While it may be impossible for you to visit every country you’d like to explore, you can see the world this weekend right here in Louisville. This Labor Day weekend marks the twelfth year for WorldFest. This large international festival will feature four days packed with a good time. Louisville is a diverse city, come see why!
Guests should could ready to use their senses. Guests will be able to listen to over ninety musicians. Three live stages will be set up to enjoy. You should also listen around you, as many languages will be represented at WorldFest. Guests will also take in many sights at WorldFest.
Craft booths will feature handmade items for sale. Countries from across the world will be represented by these handmade items. Whether you purchase a great find for yourself or a gift for a friend, you’ll find something you can’t leave without. Along with shopping, guests on Saturday will enjoy the Parade of Cultures. Local and regional residents will wear clothing that represents cultures from around the world.
Who can attend a festival without experiencing delicious food? Come with an appetite, as WorldFest will have a smorgasbord to enjoy. Food booths will be set up for you to choose your favorite cuisine. You can select your favorite, or sample numerous authentic treats. Choices will include foods from a variety of regions.
WorldFest is child friendly, so bring your little ones! It’s a great opportunity to teach your children that Louisville is just a small piece of the world. Children will enjoy completing an interactive children’s passport, along with other free activities. Make sure you stop by the Global Village to complete your WorldFest experience.
WorldFest will take over the Belvedere this weekend from Friday August 29th through Monday September 1st. The festival will be open Friday through Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., and on Monday from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Admission is free for all guests. Don’t forget to keep some cash on hand though to enjoy delicious foods and support cool vendor booths. Come explore the world right here in downtown Louisville!