World Heritage Festival
June 24, 2019
Get a taste of foreign culture right outside your Silver Spring apartment. The World Heritage Festival in Silver Spring features ethnic food, cultural performances, traditional arts and crafts, and cultural activities for the kids. Read on to learn more about this exciting way to spend your day!
The When and the Where
The festival takes place on June 23 at Veterans Plaza. Located next to the Silver Spring Civic Buildings, the plaza is in the heart of town and within a short stroll from your Silver Spring apartment. Come by from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. that Sunday to experience all the culture that the festival has to offer!
What You’ll Get
If bang for your buck is what you seek, look no further. This fun-filled festival is admission free and vendors will be selling delicious foods from all around the world. Try Nigerian cuisine commonly spiced with palm or groundnut oils that create a deep and rich flavor, or Jamaican foods like jerk chicken, rice, and plantains. Find all types of Thai foods that could include a variety of noodles and rice mixed with shrimp and pork. If you are craving Mediterranean, the fantastic flavors of Greece will also be making an appearance, too. After you taste your way across the globe, enjoy cultural performances and folk dancers with some refreshing ice cream or shaved ice.
This festival has all the worldliness you could want on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. Luckily, it is conveniently located near the ROSS Silver Spring apartments. Take a tour today to find out just how close you could be.