SPECIAL EVENTS

Colorado Immigrant Festival: IMMI-FEST for short!

 
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African IMMI-FEST
A big thank you to all our partners and sponsors this year! IMMI-FEST attracted over 1000 visitors to the Aurora Cultural Arts District in 2017.

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Come celebrate our immigrant communities at the NEW Colorado Immigrant FestivalIMMIFEST for short! This year we hosted 3 events focusing on the African, Caribbean and Latino Communities. We will continue these event in 2018!  Check back for more information on how you can get involved! 

Join us for music, food, vendors and art! The event is FREE! Sponsored by the Aurora Cultural Arts District and our Partners!

Interested in participating as a musican or performer? Email tracy@auroraculture.org

80010 is one of the most diverse zip codes in the region, our goal is to showcase the inspiring cultural knowledge and art the immigrant communities bring to America from their homelands. It’s time we celebrate our immigrant and refugee communities and support their traditions and expression.” - Says Tracy Weil, Executive Director of the Aurora Cultural Arts District.

 

Each mini-fest highlight artists and creatives that are a part of ACAD’s ACADIA Project. This exciting new program identifies refugee and immigrant artists in Aurora and helps them build their creative businesses and market and sell their work. This program is open to artists working in the visual arts, culinary fields, makers, dance and other creative endeavors.

The Aurora Cultural Arts District’s mission is to encourage artistic and cultural creativity through advocacy, promoting programs and activities, supporting our multicultural urban communities, and providing opportunities for diverse expression.