12:00 pm
The Rebozo is a Mexican identity cloak commonly used during pregnancies since before conquest. Attend this class to break down myths surrounding the Rebozo, learn the history and energy behind the making of the traditional[...]
Echeri, Chapel Hill, NC
4:30 pm
Award-winning filmmaker Annalisa Piras delivers a cinematic film that uncovers hard truths and unique insight to the view from atop the European Union, pushing viewers out of their comfort zones.
Varsity Theatre
8:00 pm
After walking off the stage of the Leeds International Piano Competition, abruptly disqualifying himself, Piotr Anderszewski changed his career forever. Pulling from Bach and Beethoven, Anderszewski works and reworks his pieces to perfection. Beginning his[...]
Baldwin Auditorium
Apr 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
11:30 am
It’s Europe Week! Join the UNC Chapel Hill staff and faculty for a discussion on EU topics over lunch. The event features Czech, Portuguese, French, German, Spanish, and Italian tables in which the discussant at[...]
FedEx Global Center #1005
5:30 pm
It’s Europe Week! What caused the Brexit referendum? Is the divide over Brexit generational? What are the consequences of Brexit? Join the keynote lecture featuring Professors Liesbet Hooghe and Gary Marks to find out!
Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Fedex Global Center
8:00 pm
After fleeing her home country of Benin, Angélique Kidjo has brought traditional African music into a more contemporary context with a pop music sound. Remain in Light is a repatriation of the 1980 landmark album[...]
Carolina Theater of Durham
6:00 pm
In honor of Europe Week, the Ackland Art Museum is hosting a happy hour featuring modern and contemporary art from several EU member states, celebrating artistic traditions.
Ackland Art Museum
5:30 pm
It’s Europe Week! Join for a mini film festival featuring three short films: “De Vuelta,” “Home?” and “Luigi e Vincenzo.” Snacks and beverages will be provided and the films will be followed by an analytical[...]
FedEx Global Center #1005
5:30 pm
It’s Europe Week! Join EU Prize for literature winner, David Machado, as he’ll be reading sections from his prize-winning book, The Shelf Life of Happiness.
Chapel Hill Public Library
7:00 pm
Join for NC State’s 2019 Middle East Film Festival with the student-chosen focus of women directors! Directed by Annemarie Jacir, the film takes place in 1967, when thousands of refugees from Palestine poured into camps[...]
Erdahl Cloyd Theater Hall, D.H. Hill Library
9:30 am
It’s Europe Week! Learn more about EU Prize for Literature winner David Machado and his book The Shelf Life of Happiness over a meet and greet breakfast!
FedEx Global Center #1005
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
You are invited to a night of cultural immersion for all ages! The night includes food, games, storytelling, cultural dance, sewing, and more! Follow the link to register on EventBrite. Reading glasses and colorful pillowcases[...]
Garden on Milbrook
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
11:00 am
The Triangle Lebanese-American Center is hosting it’s 21st Annual Lebanese Festival! Attend for traditional Lebanese food, desserts, music, and dancing!
City Plaza
6:00 pm
Join us for international friendship, drinks, and appetizers at the legendary Mama Dip’s Kitchen in Chapel Hill. Network with other citizen diplomats and our esteemed visiting delegation of Edward R. Murrow research and investigative journalists[...]
Mama Dip's Kitchen
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 6:00 pm
10:30 am
The Nepal Center of North Carolina is hosting an all-day celebration including a parade, food stalls, cultural programs, and youth activities! They are celebrating both Nepal Day and the Nepali New Year 2076 on the[...]
Cedar Fork Community Center
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
11:00 am
A miniature version of nation-wide celebrations occurring in Turkey over the past 85 years, the Children’s Day festival serves to enrich children by assisting them in developing an appreciation for the culturally diverse community of[...]
Sertoma Ampitheater, Fred G. Bond Metro Park
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
Attend for a night of celebration of creative self-expression through multi-media arts. The evening will feature a fashion procession, a live performance by Ghanaian artist Serge Attukwei Clottey, a discussion about African art and expression[...]
NorthStar Church of the Arts
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
10:00 am
Come to the African Fashions Pop Up shop to enjoy vibrant African outfits, accessories, and fabrics! The shop will be showcasing designs for women, men, and children from size extra small to plus sizes that[...]
Courtyard by Marriott Raleigh North/Triangle Town Center
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
Come and enjoy a day full of eclectic music, food, and interactive environmental education activities!
Durham Central Park
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
This lively street party offers music, dance, and other arts performances for all ages. This local celebration of global culture also features international food offerings!
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
The Near and Far Festival is a street party involving community and campus cultural groups. These groups can share their heritage through crafts, music, dance, food tastings, and art performances! The festival is a “local[...]
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
The Nippon Club of the Triangle is hosting a Children’s Day Event! Attend for an afternoon of games, anime songs, children’s Mochitsuki and tastings, and even Taiko and Kendo mini-lessons!
NC Japan Center
May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
In commemoration of the new imperial “Reiwa” era as Emperor Akihito abdicates for his son Prince Naruhito to ascend the Chrysanthemum Throne, the NC Japan Center shall host a “Reiwa Celebration” event on Tuesday, May[...]
Sono Sushi Restaurant and Bar
May 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
6:30 pm
“Curry on down” to enjoy an evening of wonderful food and social networking in celebration of International Chicken Tikka Masala Day! This event is hosted by the Triangle BABCNC, Raleigh Sister Cities and Daughters of[...]
Azitra Indian Restaurant, Briar Creek, Raleigh
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
12:00 pm
This outdoor festival is held every May in Cary, NC to showcase the sounds, rhythms, and cuisines of Spain, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
Join the Raleigh Sister Cities for a viewing of the internationally acclaimed film, Lola rennt, in which two star-crossed lovers must beat the clock to change the course of their lives. The film won seven German[...]
6:30 pm
Actor and playwright, Mike Wiley, plays a variety of characters in this dramatization of the events surrounding the murder of 14-year-old, Emmett Till. His murder sparked moral outrage and also inspired a young generation to[...]
North Carolina Museum of History
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
12:00 pm
This family-friendly event is a celebration of African and African-American history, arts, culture, and traditions. Join for live music, ethnic food, local talent, and arts and crafts!
Rock Quarry Park
3:00 pm
Attend this intergenerational program to celebrate African countries with music, food, and crafts! Learn about how drumming is an important part of African culture. Free food samples and refreshments will be provided.
Durham County Library - Stanford L. Warren Branch Library
3:00 pm
This event is a part of a week-long celebration of cultures around the world at the Durham County Library. Celebrate the culture of countries from the Middle East through food, music from the Middle Eastern[...]
Durham County Library - South Regional Library