NOTE TO OUR VISITORS: This page reflects information from 2013. Planning is now under way for our 2014 International Festival and we invite you to be part of it!! Please check back for updates as we get closer to time. If you would like to be part of our planning for this year’s Festival, please contact one of our Festival Co-Chairs:
Vaunda Brown at 540-433-6228
Julia Harrison at 540-421-9809
David Kreider at 540-421-1313


Activities for Everyone Area

“Celebrating commUNITY

Toys and Games – Dragons – China

Customs – Necklaces – Rwanda

Wearable Art – Kufi Hats – Africa

Instruments – Tambourines – Middle East

Rainbow Dream Catchers – Native American

Celebrations  - Wind Socks – Japan

Stained Glass Windows – Italy

Peace – Friendship Bracelets –  The World

African Peanut Butter – Zambia

Global – Masks

Your Homeland – Flag Face Painting

Your Name – Guest Book Sidewalk Chalk

Special thanks:
 JMU Roop Learning Community, for creating the folk arts & crafts projects
Explore More Discovery Museum sponsors of masks
Shenandoah African Association sponsors of peanut butter
Girl Scout Troop 592 sponsors of friendship bracelets
Eastern Mennonite School sponsors of face painting


Green Village

“Love the Rock”

Create a “love” rock to honor the earth and make an International Leaf Rubbings Book

Sponsored by Raw Learning

 Visit Virginia Clean Cities “National Plug In Day” exhibit


Keep Our Community Green!

Please join us in recycling all cans & bottles

Special thanks to Eastern Mennonite University for volunteer staff & recycle bikes


Peace Pole Project at Shelter 12

“May Peace on Earth Prevail”

Visit our Peace Pole and honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and join in the creation of the “We Dream Together” Paper Chain Garden


 *Visit our networking page for listing of organizations in each area