The Culturfied International Children's Festival

Monday, October 14, 2019 | 11 am - 4 pm
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004

The Culturfied Foundation is excited to present the second annual Culturfied International Children's Festival, a one-day, fully-immersive educational event that exposes 6,000+ children and families to the wonders of the world. This festival is designed to provide Washington D.C metropolitan area families with a unique exposure to international customs from a wide variety of cultures, all conveniently located in one central location.The Festival was previously hosted and last held in 2012 by the Meridian International Center to introduce Washington’s youngest residents to the city’s rich diplomatic community. Culturfied Foundation is proud to have revived this highly popular festival and continue to go forward into the future with it!

Culturfied Foundation was proud to produce the inaugural 2018 Culturfied International Children’s Festival at the incredible Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center of Washington, D.C. The foundation plans to host this signature multicultural event every year on Columbus Day.

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What attendees will experience

More than 30 embassies will organize children-focused interactive booths that will allow you and your child to become global explorers. The Festival is designed to provide Washington and surrounding area families with unique exposure to international customs from a wide variety of cultures, all conveniently located in one central location. Every child will become a 'global explorer' and will have the opportunity to experience the following:

Passport stamping at embassy booths
International cuisine samples
Traditional arts
and crafts creation
Face painting and
Henna
Traditions and World Geography lessons
Passport photos and mobile photo-booth
Traditional attire from different countries
Virtual Reality
travel experiences
Cultural Dance &
fashion show
live magician Entertainment
Introduction to
Yoga techniques
reading Corner

Participating Embassies

The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan  
African Union
The Republic of Azerbaijan
The People’s Republic of Bangladesh
The Plurinational State
of Bolivia  
The Republic
of Botswana
The Republic
of Cameroon
The Republic
of Côte d’Ivoire
The Arab Republic
of Egypt
El Salvador
The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
The Republic
of Ghana
The Republic
of Haiti  
India
Italy
The Republic of Kenya
The Kyrgyz
Republic  
The Republic
of Lithuania
The Republic
of Moldova
Mongolia
The Kingdom
of Morocco
The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
The Federal Republic of Nigeria
Paraguay
The State
of Qatar
The Republic
of Rwanda
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  

“Our ability to reach unity in diversity will be the beauty and the test of our civilization.”

- Mahatma Gandhi

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Culturfied Foundation Programs

The Culturfied Foundation offers global education services and supports existing programs in line with our mission and goals. The foundation helps participants nurture a global mindset by fostering intercultural learning, and enhancing knowledge of and appreciation for cultures, traditions, places and people groups other than one’s own.  Our work changes the lives of participants by opening eyes to a bigger world around them, and helping them prepare to become productive and responsible global citizens.

This premier festival is a one-day interactive, educational event that is free of cost and open to the public.

Culturfied Foundation sponsors kids who are in our Culturfied Kids program on cultural trips such as Passport DC to expose them to international customs, and provide an important global perspective.

Festival Core Team