“Faces of Siouxland” to be Held Sunday, April 2nd PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 31 March 2017 10:36

“Faces of Siouxland” to be Held Sunday, April 2nd

Sioux City Human Rights Commission will host its annual multicultural fair, Faces of Siouxland, on Sunday, April 2, 2017, from noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Sioux City Convention Center, 801 4th Street. Faces of Siouxland reflects and celebrates the diversity within our community. The event is free and open to the public.

Over 70 local organizations will have an assortment of informational booths at the event. Also available for sale will be ethnic food, baked goods, and arts and crafts.

A variety of live performers will provide entertainment throughout the day.

Noon    The American Legion will open the event with an escort from Sioux City Police
              Department Sgt. Michael Manthorne on bagpipe. Tanner Smith will play the
              national anthem on his guitar.
12:10      Pho Mon Temple dancers will perform a lion dance to formally open the event.
12:20      Diva pageant
12:35     Raindrop belly dancers
1:05       Pho Mon Temple youth dancers
1:15       Native Youth Standing Strong (Native drum)
1:35       Mariachi Nuevo Guachinango (mariachi band)
2:10       Young at Heart line dancers (Center for Active Generations)
2:20       La Perla Tapatia (Irving Elementary School)
2:50       Center Stage Tappers (Center for Active Generations)
3:00       Mt. Zion Praise team
3:30       Lorenzo Sandoval will present “Juanito and His Tales.”

 

Children of all ages are welcome to come and enjoy our supervised “Kid’s Space.” Ditzy the Twister will be present making free balloon animals for children of all ages. McGruff the Crime Dog will also be present.