Canal Fest 2018
Irving, Tx is considered one of the most diverse zip codes in the nation. With a population of over 200,000, this city possesses an abundance of multicultural restaurants and over 50 spoken languages. Because diversity is an essential element for Irving, it is vital that they continue to embrace these cultural differences through recognized activities and events. Canal Fest 2018 is just that! An annual celebration of world cultures featuring dance, music, art and food representations. Three performance stages will showcase multiple continents providing interactive exhibits of culture including activities, crafts and displays. Guests attending are encouraged to dress in attire that represent their own culture or heritage. Canal Fest 2018 will honor the continents of Africa, Europe, Asia and North & South America. Explore artifacts from a variety of world civilizations presented by the Museum of International Cultures and capture memories and cultural lifestyles at photos stations located throughout the festival.
Event Dates: June 9, 2018
Venue: Las Colinas Urban Center
Event parking is available in nearby parking garages for $10 per vehicle. The DART Orange line to Las Colinas Urban Center Station will provide free shuttle service transport from the station to event.
No festival is complete without delicious food and drinks. The food court will feature a variety of food vendors including Doc’s Street Grill, Nola Cajun Catering, the Halal Guys, the Sweet Shak and more! Cool off in the Bar Louie lounge tent and enjoy a wide selection of their featured alcoholic beverages.
Hotel Near Canal Fest
Welcome to Wingate by Wyndham Las Colinas conveniently located near DFW Airport and less than 3 miles from the Las Colinas Urban Center. Wingate Las Colinas offers easy access to a variety of local activities and entertainment. Visit the brand new Toyota Music Factory and explore its new dining options. Relax in one of 6 different room types equipped with flat screen TV’s, microwave, mini-refrigerator and free WiFi. Enjoy free buffet breakfast served daily. Wingate Las Colinas also offers complimentary shuttle services provided Monday-Friday, 7am-10pm to locations within a 5-mile radius.