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Barry McNamara
A good time is always had by all at Monmouth College’s Cultural Festival. The 16th Annual Event will be held Sept. 4 at 11 a.m. on the college’s Dunlap Terrace, which is located between the Stockdale Center and McMichael Residence Hall.
Campus and community members looking to get the Labor Day weekend off to a tasty and colorful start will be able to attend Monmouth College’s 16th Annual Cultural Festival. Featuring free food, entertainment and exhibits from around the world, the festival will be held Sept. 4 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on the college’s Dunlap Terrace.

Entertainment will be provided by the Mexican Folkloric Dance Company from Chicago.

“This is a great opportunity for the campus community and local residents to enjoy good food and entertainment and find out what’s new with student clubs and organizations,” said Ruby Pentsil-Bukari the college’s director of intercultural life.

Countries represented will include Argentina, Bulgaria, Ghana, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan and Spain.

In the event of rain, the festival will be moved inside to the nearby Stockdale Center.