Aurora Global Fest

Posted on Aug 15, 2014 in #auroraasian, #coloradoasian, APA, Arts & Culture, Family Fun, Food, museums | 0 comments

globe-int'l-flags_150pThe International Fashion Show, coordinated by Partnership Co-Chair Juliana Laughter, is one of many activities and programs at the upcoming Global Fest.  The fashion show starts at 1:00 PM, following the Parade of Nations that kicks off the event at 12:00 Noon. Models in national attire will grace the catwalk at the outdoor stage, and the audience will enjoy the show in a covered seating area.  Come and enjoy the varied, colorful and unique costumes from 15 countries!  Partnership member Jane Sarmiento is helping with the main stage Cultural Performances.  There will also be ½-hour performances inside at the Aurora History Museum Community Gallery (see this link for info), including Philip Swain & Company (Hawaiian/Polynesian music), Catur Eka Santi (music of Bali, Indonesia), Xiaoyue Liu ‘Wenwen’ (Chinese Pipa and Hulusi),  Harrison Tu (“Chinese Calligraphy: Dancing on Paper”) and more.  The World Beer Market will feature a large variety of beverages.

Fantastic flavors, cultural experiences and artistic expression abound at Global Fest in Aurora presented by the City of Aurora & ConocoPhillips.  This first event of its kind in Aurora is Saturday, August 23rd, at the Aurora Municipal Center’s Great Lawn, 15151 E. Alameda Pkwy., Aurora, CO 80012    See announcement here…