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City of Beaverton

Posted on: June 5, 2018

Applications Now Open for Beaverton International Celebration

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Organizations, performers and musicians representing cultures from around the world are invited to participate in the Beaverton International Celebration! This year’s event will help kick-off National Welcoming Week and is a chance to celebrate our community’s diversity.


The celebration will happen Saturday, Sep. 15 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Conestoga Recreation and Aquatic Center located at 9985 SW 125th Ave. Applications are now open for performances, as well as tabling and exhibit opportunities.


The Beaverton International Celebration is a publicly sponsored, non-commercial event, whose primary objective is cross-cultural exchange. There is no cost for tabling groups to participate. Tabling groups and exhibitors are allowed to sell hand-made cultural items or artwork but this should not be the primary focus of your participation. Stipends will be provided for performance groups.


Interested groups should visit www.BeavertonOregon.gov/BIC for an online or downloadable application. The deadline to apply is Friday, Jul. 27 by 5 p.m. All applicants will be notified of their selection status by Friday, Aug. 3.


For additional application and event information, contact 503-526-2559 or events@beavertonoregon.gov.

A woman in brightly colored costume sings and plays single handheld khartal while gentleman accompan

Caption: The Beaverton International Celebration is Saturday, Sep. 15. Applications are now open for performers, musicians and organizations to participate.