Due to the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), The 2020 Skokie Festival of Cultures has been cancelled.

Read Skokie Park District Corona Virus news.

Returning May 22 & 23, 2021
11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Oakton Park
4701 Oakton St.
Skokie, IL

Since its inception in 1991, the Skokie Festival of Cultures has become one of the premier ethnic festivals in Illinois, attracting more than a half-a-million visitors and dozens of cultures, all representing Skokie's tremendous diversity. Attendees will take their free 'Tour of the World,' enjoying two days of ethnic folk music and dance, a wide range of food, unique arts and crafts, a merchandise bazaar, and dozens of cultural booths and displays.

Fri Kickoff: International Short Films at 7 p.m.
Sat: Opening Cermonies at 1 p.m.

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Be a Friend of the Festival (PDF)

Get involved: Online volunteer sign-up

Thanks to our sponsors

To get in on the fun and raise community awareness for your business or corporation, contact Diane Hardy at (847) 929-7156 or email dhardy@SkokieParks.org.

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