Prepare to explore the world…

In an immersive celebration of food, music, art, film and cultural traditions from across the globe, UAB International Festival aims to provide both Blazers and the greater Birmingham community a chance to “travel around the world” in a day. Don’t miss headlining performance from internationally renowned and local performers! 

Tickets will go on sale January 6, 2020

 

 

When:   Saturday, April 4  |  3pm-8pm


Where:   Hill Student Center Amphitheatre and Lot 5A


What to expect:

  • Outdoor concert
  • Live cultural performances
  • International and local food and merchandise vendors
  • Interactive cultural activities
  • Family friendly entertainment

Cost:

  • FREE for UAB students with a valid ONE Card.
  • FREE for children ages 10 and under.
  • $5.00 early-bird tickets
    (Available for online purchase January 6 - April 3, 2020)
  • $10.00 day-of ticket
    (Available at the event - no online sales on the event date)

Tickets are required for all individuals over 10 years old, with the exception of UAB students who enter for free with a valid One Card. UAB faculty and staff must purchase a ticket to enter.



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Want to get involved?

  • Interested in performing?

    If you are interested in performing at the International Festival, please contact Jessica Brown, jcnathan@uab.edu or Sharifa Wip, diva6@uab.edu

  • Interested in being a Vendor?

    If you are interested in participating in the International Festival as a food or merchandise vendor, you can register to participate HERE.

    For any questions about participating, contact Dori Weldon at dweldon1@uab.edu

  • Interested in Volunteering?

    If you are interested in volunteering with the International Festival, sign-up HERE.

    For any questions about participating, contact Jennifer Griffin at griffinj@uab.edu

  • Interested in educating attendees about your organization, culture, or country of origin?

    If you are interested in participating in the International Festival as a RSO, UAB department/office, or Birmingham community organization, you can register to participate HERE.

    For any questions about participating, contact Cortney Johnson at cortj@uab.edu

Last year’s performances included:

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TOBE NWIGWE

LOS RAKAS11

LOS RAKAS

NEWSA2

STEP AFRIKA

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JANELLE ISSIS

Stay tuned for the full entertainment and program lineup!

For general information, vendor inquiries and disability accommodations, contact UAB Student Involvement & Leadership at (205) 934-4175, Hill Student Center 230.