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News: 2005 Heritage Festival


Entertainment, Exhibits, and Food


Entertainment schedule is to be announced.
Acts will include

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• Bolivian music and dance

• Cape Verdean folk dance

• Colombian folk dance

• Dominican ballet folkorico

• German Schubert, Loreli Choruses

• Guatemalan folk dance

• Indian classical dance, Bollywood/
contemporary dance, folk dance

• Korean traditional dance

• Music of the Andes and Latin America by Inca Sun 

• Philippine folk dance

• Scottish bagpipe music 


Exhibits include

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• African-American artists

• Bolivian, Cape Verdean, German, Guatemalan, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Scottish, and Turkish cultural exhibits

• Children's tent with arts and crafts

• Colombian children's games and bilingual storytelling

• Hmong crafts booth

• Ukrainian egg-decorating 

• Yarn-making with specialists from Slater Mill


Foods include

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• Bolivian specialties like empanadas and api

• Cape Verdean foods from katchupa to galinha

• Colombian treats including pandequesos and pastries

• English pastries like shortbread and scones

• German goodies from bratwurst to sauerkraut

• Guatemalan carne asada and mixtas

• Japanese yakisoba

• Korean entrees including bibimbob and boolgogi

• Indian vegetarian and meat dishes

• Turkish desserts including baklava and other pastries