23rd Harrisonburg International Festival 

Saturday, September 26th, 2020. 12:00-6:00pm, Downtown Harrisonburg, VA

“Art helps us identify with one another and expands our notion of we – from the local to the global.” – Olafur Eliasson, artist

All the World’s a Stage
Stay tuned for the 2020 Entertainment Line-Up!

2019 Line-Up


Ollinpapalotl Mexika Dance Group (Opening Ceremony)

Filipino American Community of Shenandoah Valley

Beltway Balalaikas (Russian)

JMU Lion Dance Team (Chinese)

International Fashion Show

Mike Deaton (West African Drum Songs & More)

Alex Lagoda & Micheal Feifer (Ukrainian)

Kurdish Community Dance (Closing Ceremony)


JMU Lion Dance Team (Opening Ceremony)

Mike Deaton  (Show & Tell with Musical Instruments from Around the World)

Diversity (Staunton High School Step Team)

Mi3nsa Girls (Ghanaian)

Ollinpapalotl Mexika Dance Group (Mexican)

Alex Lagoda & Michael Feifer (Ukrainian)

Amadou Kouyate Ensemble (West African)

Drum Circle (Participation encouraged! Bring your drums!)

Folklor TPS (Salvadorian)

Jamii Ya Imani Choir (Congolese – Closing Ceremony)

KIDS’ SHOWS at Massanutten Regional Library Amphitheater

Alex Lagoda & Michael Feifer (Ukrainian)

Making Music with Mike Deaton

Ghanaian Folk Tales with the Mi3nsa Girls

Latin Dance Club Smithland Elementary School

Please note that participants and activities are subject to change on the day of the festival.
Check our MOBILE APP or at the Welcome Tent for updated entertainment information.

This project was supported in part by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and  the National Endowment for the Arts.