Yesterday, Feb. 5th, at St. John Brebeuf – Parish Center 8307 N. Harlem Ave., Niles, IL, there was a fun filled event for the whole family called Celebration of Cultures. This event showed all different kinds of cultures from around the world. Each of them performed their national dances, sung their cultural songs and played their instruments and more.
There were performances by the following groups:
Whispers Center for Artistic Expression-Polish Dance
Trinity Irish Dancers
SJB Children’s Choir
Yelin Korean Traditional Drumming Troupe
American Aid Society of German Descendants
Dance of India by Rebecca Joseph
Sol Azteca Folkloric Ensemble St. Stephen Protomartyr
And of course, our very own Pop & Filipino Music Band, Sama Sama Project performed at 9:30PM. It was a spectacular set!
There were also different kinds of cuisine for the food booths such as France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Italy, Korea, Philippines, Poland, USA, Wines Around the World. In order to purchase some food, food tickets were priced at a small amount, only 50 cents.
It was a great free admission event! Surely everyone had a blast!