With a world of choices this summer, there’s no end to the possibilities. Travel the globe in Massachusetts with Worldfest 2014. Enjoy ethnic and cultural festivals happening across the state, all summer long. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, there’s a multitude of multicultural events going on across the state. Whether it’s a Dragon Boat Festival, a Native American Powwow or a Cape Verdean parade, you’ll find it in Massachusetts.


  • Feast your eyes on Greek entertainment

  • Watch dragon boats race on the Charles River

  • Attempt Irish dancing

  • Make memories at the Mardi Gras parade

  • Immerse yourself in the celebration of garlic

  • Learn the art of Indian storytelling

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  • Cultural Survival Bazaar +
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    Cultural Survival Bazaar


    Sat, Oct 10 - Mon, Oct 12, 2015

  • History on Tap


    Wed, Apr 29, 2015

    Jennifer Madden, Director of Collections & Exhibitions, will bring an item from Heritage's collection of 12,000+ items to discuss its origins... more

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  • Annual Memorial Day Weekend Powwow


    Sat, May 23 - Sun, May 24, 2015

    This is an annual Memorial Day Weekend family event for all ages! The powwow features Native American dances, drumming, kids'... more

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  • 22nd Annual Spring Planting Moon Pow-wow


    Sat, May 23 - Sun, May 24, 2015

    Through song, dance and storytelling, we'll thank Mother Earth for the three main staples that we plant annually for the... more

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  • AIFF 2015 Call for Entries


    Thu, Jan 1 - Sat, May 30, 2015

    GUIDELINES FOR FILM SUBMISSIONS ARLINGTON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2015 Festival Dates: October 15 - 22, 2015 Submission Deadlines and Fees: Early: March 31 / Features: US$35 /... more

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  • Native American Festival


    Sat, May 30, 2015

    On Saturday, May 30th Bascom Lodge will celebrate the start of its 78th season of operation with its annual Native... more

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  • COUNTRY FEST Bands, Brew and BBQ


    Fri, May 29 - Sun, May 31, 2015

    Bands, Brew & BBQ! 3 Days of Live Country Music & Line Dancing! BBQ vendors serve up their succulent, finger-lickin BBQ... more

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  • 36th Annual Cambridge River Festival


    Sat, Jun 6, 2015

    Join us for this one-day celebration of the arts, attracting 200,000 annually. This FREE event along the banks of the Charles... more

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  • 94th Mashpee Wampanoag Powwow


    Fri, Jul 3 - Sun, Jul 5, 2015

    Native American Art, Jewelry, Wampum, Gifts, Crafts, Dancing, Drumming, Food, Games & Clothing, New England Birds of Prey, Wampanoag Princess... more

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  • Green River Festival


    Fri, Jul 10 - Sun, Jul 12, 2015

    This is the premier Franklin County Music event of the year! A two day, three stage event we take the... more

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  • Salem Willows Seafood Festival


    Fri, Jul 10 - Sun, Jul 12, 2015

    Indulge Yourself at the Salem Willows Seafood Festival! Dozens of restaurants and food vendors serve up their seafood specialties including... more

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  • Summer Moon Pow-wow


    Sat, Jul 18 - Sun, Jul 19, 2015

    This is a traditional Native American Cultural-Educational Event featuring Native American identity, culture and history. There will be several sessions,... more

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  • 24th Annual Nantucket Arts & Artisans Show


    Fri, Jul 17 - Sun, Jul 19, 2015

    Every summer Small Friends on Nantucket hosts The Nantucket Art and Artisan Show. The show is now in its 24th... more

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  • Nantucket Atheneum Dance Festival


    Mon, Jul 20 - Sat, Jul 25, 2015

    The Nantucket Atheneum Dance Festival is a major fundraising event for the Atheneum, which must raise 60 percent of its budget... more

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  • Living Your Life Like It's Golden: Real Food + Soul Strength


    Thu, Jul 23 - Sun, Jul 26, 2015

    Are you ready to jettison the inertia, clutter and confusion, and create more meals you are proud of? Join me... more

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  • Nantucket Historical Association 38th Annual Antiques & Design Show


    Wed, Jul 29 - Mon, Aug 3, 2015

    A benefit for the Nantucket Historical Association, the Antiques & Design Show of Nantucket show celebrates the synergy of antiques... more

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  • Salem Heritage Days


    Sat, Aug 1 - Mon, Aug 10, 2015

    Celebrate the past and the present during the annual Salem Heritage Days. Featuring food, fun, and activities for all ages,... more

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  • Salem Jazz & Soul Festival


    Sat, Aug 15 - Sun, Aug 16, 2015

    The Salem Jazz and Soul Festival recreates and renews the vibrant jazz scene that began at the Salem Willows in... more

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  • COUNTRY FEST Bands, Brew & BBBQ Salem Willows


    Fri, Aug 28 - Sun, Aug 30, 2015

    3 Days of Live Country Music & Line Dancing! BBQ vendors serve up their succulent, finger-lickin BBQ specialties (a la carte... more

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  • 31st Annual Bread & Roses Festival


    Mon, Sep 7, 2015

    Enjoy 3 stages of diverse music, dance, and theater performances in celebration of our local and national labor and social justice... more

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