International Event Calendar in Oregon and Washington

International Event Calendar in Oregon and Washington


Mark your Calendar for these Upcoming International and Cultural Events in Oregon and Washington

May 11 (Portland): - Join our staff at the Harambee African dinner benefit to support the Harambee Center at Portland State. This event is put together by a family that has hosted ANDEO students for the past nine years!  Enjoy dinner, dancing, and inspirational stories. Please RSPV. 

June 1 -12 (Seattle): - Seattle International Film Festival. More than 400 films from 90 countries! 

June 4 (Kent): - Kent International Festival, a family-friendly celebration of international cultures in our community! Free! 

June 10 - 25 (Seattle)Seattle International Dance Festival, a celebration of international dance and arts

June 11th  - (Portland) - celebrate summer solstice with games, traditional dancing, Scandanavian crafts, food, a beer garden, and a Maypole raising at the Scandanavian Midsummer Festival at Oaks Park. 

June 11 - 12: (Seattle):- Festival Sundiata -Explore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of African-American culture through live performances, hands-on activities, food, fashion and worldly gifts. Free! 

June 25 -26 - (Salem): - World Beat Festival - Experience world customs, traditions, music, crafts, dancing, discussions, demonstrations, children's activities, parades, and dragon boat racing! 

July 1 - 4 (St. Paul): Bull riding at St. Paul Rodeo- always a hit with exchange students! 

July 4 (Seattle)Naturalization Ceremony. Witness 400 candidates from 75 countries become new citizens of the United States. A meaningful way to celebrate July 4th! Music and reception to follow. Free. 

July 9th (Portland): Celebrate Liberte. Egalite, and Fraternite with your French student at the Alliance Francaise Basille Day Festival

July 17th (Beaverton): Enjoy live Japanese music, dance, traditional games for children, and authentic food at Natsu Matsuri outside the Uwajimaya store. Free!

July 24 (Eugene): Italy's FC Internazionale soccer club will  play France's Paris St. Germain as part of the International Champions Cup at Autzen Stadium in Eugene

July 30th (Beaverton)International Festival: This is a fun showcase of international cultures in our community - with food, crafts, performances, music, and more! Free! 

Do you know of any upcoming international and cultural events in your area? Let us know!