Concord International Festival

The City of Concord and El Puente Hispano are pleased to annouce that the second Concord International Festival will return to Downtown Concord on Saturday, October 1, 2022! The inaugural event brought over 5,000 residents and visitors to downtown for a family-friendly day of celebration filled with food, entertainment, ethnic crafts, and cultural games from across the globe. 

The Concord International Festival is a celebration of the many cultures and diversity represented across Concord and Cabarrus County. Through live music and dance performances, cultural displays, international food and drinks, a kids’ zone with globally-inspired games, and craft and merchandise vendors, visitors are able to explore a mosaic of different countries in their backyard.

Last year’s inaugural event featured over 40 artists on stage, 60 arts and crafts vendors from around the world, and 14 international food vendors. In total, more than 50 countries were represented at the 2021 event.

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