Jan 9 @ 8:00 am – Jul 12 @ 5:00 pm FedEx Global Education Center
View photography from all over the world that was submitted in UNC Chapel Hill’s Carolina Global Photography Competition.
Feb 7 @ 12:00 am – Jul 28 @ 11:45 pm Gregg Museum of Art & Design
Visit the Gregg Museum of Art & Design from now until July 28th in order to view works by Susan Harbage Page.  These photographic works explore the hardships Mexican immigrants face when crossing the border[...]
Feb 21 @ 12:00 am – Jul 21 @ 11:45 pm Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Stop by this exhibition at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University to view works by Latin American Pop artists that have been shaped by the social and political climate of their time!
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Mama Dip's Kitchen
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[...]
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 6:00 pm Cedar Fork Community Center
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[...]
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Sertoma Ampitheater, Fred G. Bond Metro Park
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[...]
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm NorthStar Church of the Arts
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[...]
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Courtyard by Marriott Raleigh North/Triangle Town Center
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[...]
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Durham Central Park
Come and enjoy a day full of eclectic music, food, and interactive environmental education activities!
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 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
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 NC Japan Center
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!
May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Sono Sushi Restaurant and Bar
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[...]
May 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Azitra Indian Restaurant, Briar Creek, Raleigh
“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[...]
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 6:30 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
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[...]
May 17 @ 6:30 pm North Carolina Museum of History
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[...]
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm Rock Quarry Park
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!
May 18 @ 3:00 pm Durham County Library - Stanford L. Warren Branch Library
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.
May 19 @ 3:00 pm Durham County Library - South Regional Library
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[...]
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce
North Carolina, the United States, and all countries around the world are increasingly diverse, international, and interconnected. For businesses to thrive in our global economy, they must hire and develop globally-competent employees. Many stakeholders evaluate[...]
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Borden Building, Fred Fletcher Park
Attend to celebrate the Queen’s birthday with RSC Hull and DBE-NC! Enjoy a traditional ploughman’s lunch, including Scotch eggs, sausage rolls, pork pie, Eton mess, cider, beer, and more!
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Holshouser Building at the NC State Fairgrounds
The Philippine American Association of North Carolina hosts a potluck lunch at the NC State Fairgrounds to celebrate Philippine Independence!  Please bring a covered dish, steamed rice, and a 2-liter drink to this potluck to[...]
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm Raleigh City Plaza
NC Vibes presents Raleigh’s International Food Festival.  Attend to enjoy cuisine from around the globe and celebrate the diverse communities in Raleigh!
Jun 8 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Come learn about and celebrate Guatemalan culture and food on Day of Guatemala! The event includes live Marimba, food, games for all ages, and Guatemalan artists!
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm E. Main Street bet. Roxboro & Dilliard Streets
Attend the 15th annual Juneteenth Celebration to watch performances, enjoy food from a variety of vendors, and explore exhibits including a health fair and a kids zone!
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm UNC- Chapel Hill
Register for this event to listen to speakers, Peter Coclanis and Erik Gellman, deliver talks about urban development and the global economy.  There will also be a panel discussion following the two speakers.
Jun 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Durham Central Park
Durham Refugee Day, hosted by CWS Durham and World Relief Durham, celebrates Durham’s refugee and immigrant communities. The event honors the cultures and contributions of these communities. Attend for live music, food vendors from around[...]
Jun 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
Gather at the Nelson Mandela Auditorium of the FedEx Global Education Center to enjoy a viewing of the film, Remarkable Journey.  This film illustrates the journey of Indian immigrants to North Carolina and will be[...]
Jul 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nelson Mandela Auditorium of the FedEx Global Education Center
Gather at the Nelson Mandela Auditorium of the FedEx Global Education Center to enjoy a viewing of the film, Spanish Voices.  This film explores the role of Spanish and English in the American South and will[...]