11th Annual OneWorld Multicultural Festival at the Penticton Lakeside

Event Dates:
  • Sat February 24, 2024 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Event Cost: Free
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South Okanagan Immigrant & Community Services (SOICS) invites you to the 11th annual OneWorld Multicultural Festival hosted at the Penticton Lakeside Resort & Conference Centre.

The OneWorld Multicultural Festival is a FREE, family friendly event to celebrate the diversity of the South Okanagan.

Come experience the visual display of traditions, dance, food, art, and entertainment from around the world on February 24, 2024 at the 11th annual OneWorld Multicultural Festival.

Get inspired by Immigrant Success Stories through visual displays that share the incredible journeys and obstacles newcomers have overcome.
-Cultural Headwear & Hats from Around the World
-SOICS Student Films

Be captivated by Multicultural Performances that showcase the diverse talents and vibrant cultural expressions of our community. Prepare to be amazed!
-Men’s Prairie Chicken Dance
-Japanese Drumming
-Bakya & Itak Itak Folk Dance
-Pipe Band Performance
-Colombian Folklore Dance
-Jingle Dress Dance
-Highland Dance
-Traditional Chinese Instrumental Music
-Afro Jazz
-Filipino Folk Dance
-Scottish Country Dance

Indulge your senses with the mouthwatering flavors of International Cuisine. From delectable dishes to irresistible treats, our 11 Food Vendors will take you on a culinary journey around the world.
-Japanese Kitchen Kura
-Taste of Philippines
-Thai Food
-Ukraine Pastries/Sun Flower
-EDSA Filipino Store
-Maria’s Syrian Food
-Marmalade Cat Cafe (Mexico)
-Dumpling Truck at H & L Farm (China)
-Accent Chocolate (Hungary)
-Indian Food and Baking
-510 Pizza (India)

Engage with Local Businesses at our information and merchandise tables. Discover unique products, services, and initiatives that contribute to the vibrant fabric of our community.
-Chinese Crafts (Mona & Min Zhang)
-Persian Crafts (Seterah)
-Indian Trendz by Silvia
-Japanese Origami & Games (Maki)
-Japanese Jewelry
-Banglades (Mohammad)
-Henna (Hira)
-Theytus Books (Ann)
-Honduras Crochet (Susan & Nelie)
-LUSO Canadian Multicultural Society
-Okanagan Irish Society
-Rose Life Women Centre
-Nigeria and Africans in Kelowna
-Penticton Scottish Society