6th Annual West Valley Island Cultural Festival



The Sixth Annual West Valley Island Cultural Festival, Saturday, October 27, 2018

The West Valley Island Cultural Festival is pleased to announce Independent Talk 1100 KFNX as the Orchid Sponsor of the sixth annual West Valley Island Cultural Festival, to be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018.

The West Valley Island Cultural Festival is a multi-cultural event celebrating music and dance. There are contests, giveaways, and live entertainment by local performers. Some of the dances will be: Polynesian, Salsa, Belly dance and more! The festival will feature talented musicians, teachers, and dance performers, offering attendees an enjoyable experience.

There will be a presentation of awards! Lifetime Achievement Awards as well as Certificates of Achievement will be presented to individuals and groups for their artistic contributions.

Pre-festival presentations, dance/music workshops such as Hawaiian Hula, Ori Tahiti, Belly Dance, and Drumming will start in October. Please, continue to check www.wvislandculturalfest.com for details and updates.

WHAT: West Valley Island Cultural Festival

WHEN: Saturday, October 27, 2018

TIME: 12:00 Noon to 8:00 PM

WHERE: Windmill Suites Hotel, 12545 West Bell Road, Surprise, AZ 85378

WEBSITE: www.wvislandculturalfest.com

FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/WestValleyIslandCulturalFestival

TWITTER: twitter.com/WVCulturalFest

ADMISSION FEE: (Pre-sale/Online): $25.00 per person, $15.00 for 13-19 years, and $10.00 for 4-12 year olds
At the door: $30.00/$20.00/$15.00, 3 years and under free
$16.00 Discounts for: Veterans, Seniors (55+), Military, Police, Police Civilians, Fire
(A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix)
(Admission fee is non-refundable)

Today, the West Valley Island Cultural Festival reveals a partial lineup of talented artists set to take the stage: Tropical Polynesian Productions will open the festival with Hawaiian chanting and Hula Kahiko dance (Ancient Hula), directed by Kumu Hula Kalena known for their energetic and upbeat dances. Also, added to the event will be a special electric light performance in the evening! The theme is Rainbow of Colors for the night show.
This year’s festival will welcome the return of Miguel “El Mambo” De Leon, Abyssinia Benefsefji – gifted dancer of improvisation, Phoenix Dance Conservatory Company, and Steelin The Night Away – Steel Drum all female band.

Also, fun food eating contests – one hosted by Papa Ed’s Ice Cream and prize giveaways! Get ready for an exciting and colorful day of music and dance!

ABOUT INDEPENDENT TALK 1100 KFNX
KFNX was voted one of the Top Ten Radio Stations in Arizona by Ranking Arizona with over 60,000 weekly listeners. KFNX has one of the largest signals of any Phoenix Radio Station with 50,000 watts reaching almost 5 million people throughout Arizona from Sedona to Tucson and Yuma to Globe and worldwide over 1100kfnx.com. 

About West Valley Island Cultural Festival
The West Valley Island Cultural Festival is a multi-cultural festival that is held every year in the fall. The entertainment includes beginners, amateurs, and professional performers; giving all the chance for performance opportunities. It is an indoor festival and other activities may take place outside. The festival’s mission is to promote the education and performances of music and dances of the world. The festival’s charitable partner is the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for businesses that would like to connect their brand to the festival. For more information on sponsorship packages, please email sponsors@wvislandculturalfest.com.

For general inquiries contact: info@wvislandculturalfest.com, 623-255-8491, Kumu Kalena.

Date:

Oct 27, 2018

Location:

Windmill Suites Hotel - Surprise
12545 W Bell Rd
Surprise, AZ 85378

Hours:

Noon - 8 pm

Price:

(Pre-sale/Online): $25.00 per person, $15.00 for 13-19 years, and $10.00 for 4-12 year olds

At the door: $30.00/$20.00/$15.00, 3 years and under free

Similar Events

  • 31st Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival

    Feb 9 - Mar 31

    31st Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival

    A medieval amusement park, a 13-stage theater, a 30-acre circus, an arts & crafts fair, a jousting tournament and a feast- all rolled into one non-stop, day-long family adventure.

    Gold Canyon, AZ

    Arizona Renaissance Festival

  • 64th Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show & Shopping Expo

    Feb 14 - Feb 24

    64th Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show & Shopping Expo

    [Feb 14-24] Where Wild West meets upscale arts, culture and fine dining. The largest event of its kind in the world, the show attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators. Exciting competitions, gala parties, educational seminars and an international cuisine court, the event features more than 300 vendor booths.

    Scottsdale, AZ

    WestWorld of Scottsdale

  • 11th Annual Lake Havasu City Rockabilly Reunion

    Feb 15 - Feb 17

    11th Annual Lake Havasu City Rockabilly Reunion

    150 vendors of all types, 800 cars and motorcycles on display, food court, beer garden, pin-up girl contest, 2 stages and 30 bands playing live music all weekend, celebrity appearances.

    Lake Havasu City, AZ

    Lake Havasu State Park

  • 67th Annual Laveen BBQ

    Feb 16

    67th Annual Laveen BBQ

    Family-friendly BBQ with cold drinks, live music, fun zone, games.

    Laveen, AZ

    Cesar Chavez Park

  • 25th Annual Great Arizona Outback Chili Cook Off

    Feb 16

    25th Annual Great Arizona Outback Chili Cook Off

    Includes an art show, car show, poker fun runs, quilt show, kids games, vendors, beer garden, auctions, golf tournament, chili & salsa tasting,

    Salome, AZ

    Centennial Community Center

  • Casa Grande Cowboy Days and O’odham Tash

    Feb 16 - Feb 24

    Casa Grande Cowboy Days and O’odham Tash

    [Feb 16-24] A week of roping competitions, a two-day all-Native American rodeo, parade, also Maple Leaf Classic Roping; nationally recognized Mike Cervi Jr. Memorial Roping with the nation’s top ropers; barrel racing; roping and a Ranch Rodeo with real working ranch cowboys.

    Casa Grande, AZ

    Ed Hooper Rodeo Grounds

Our website uses cookies and similar technology to provide a more personalized experience for you. By continuing to use our site, you consent to their use. For more information, please see our updated privacy policy.