Portland, ME 04101
day-long global experience.
Thousands of people gather 11AM-7PM to sample ethnic food, dance, and listen to music at the Festival of Nations at Deering Oaks in Portland. The festival features family-oriented cultural activities to celebrate Maine’s ethnic diversity and traditions. The festival is co-hosted by the City of Portland, the Mugadi Foundation, Women in Need Industries, and the Poland Spring bottled water company.
Countries represented at festivals previously have included: Ireland, Cambodia, India, Sudan, Germany, Democratic Republic of the Congo, the United Kingdom, Thailand, Cameroon, Peru, Sweden, Benin, Ethiopia, Nigeria, and the United States, as well as Native American cultures.