Indonesian satay? Thai meat balls? Takoyaki? Baklava? Boba tea? Tacos? Polish sausages? Organic coffee? Gyros? Grilled rice balls? Italian ice? Korean BBQ? Dosas? Yakitori? Turkish food? Musubi? These are just a few of the tempting international treats that will be served by student clubs and non-profit organizations at Soka University’s 18th Annual International Festival on May 4, 2019 from 10:30 am – 5 pm. Admission is free. Parking on campus is $10 cash (we don’t take credit cards) and carpooling is encouraged. The 103-acre Soka University campus is located at 1 University Drive in Aliso Viejo, CA off of Wood Canyon Drive.
This year the International Festival will again feature over 500 musicians and dancers performing on four stages. Dancers from many different nations will share their cultures, and visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy performances in Soka Performing Arts Center, in the Black Box Theatre, at Peace Lake stage and at the Recreation Center stage. Music will range from Taiko drums and traditional instruments to jazz and Indie. Over 200 exhibitors will also offer a wide variety of ethnic clothing, jewelry, arts, crafts, home goods, information and demonstrations. The much anticipated SUA student ceramic art sale will offer one-of-a-kind creations for bargain prices.
For more information see www.soka.edu/festival. Soka University’s International Festival is grateful to its Presenting Sponsor, The Orange County Register – and is a proud partner of the Orange County Imagination Celebration (www.sparkoc.com.)