An Annual Cultural & Earth Day Festival
Thursday, April 23, 2020 10am-1:30pm
In honor of Cultural Diversity Month (April) and Earth Day, Fullerton College hosts its annual WorldFest!
A Celebration of People, Cultures, & The Earth
The Village Green (Games!)
Chalk Art Contest!
Thank you to all who made WorldFest 2019 the best one yet!
RAIN DATE: Thursday, April 30, 2020
Although we hope for good weather, in the event of rain, we will move the WorldFest date to April 30, 2020.
Click here to check the weather!
DEADLINES TO APPLY TO PARTICIPATE:
Sign up begins in Spring 2020
Deadline for Vendors & Non-profit Organizations: Mon. March 30, 5:00pm.
Deadline (Priority) for Village Application for FC Students & Staff: Mon. March 30, 5:00pm.
Deadline to enter WorldFest Chalk Art Contest: Mon. April 20, 5:00pm.
Worldfest is a campus wide participatory celebration of world cultures, diversity, and the Earth (environmental issues). The primary purpose of Worldfest is to educate and celebrate diversity within the community and across the globe, as well as to raise awareness of the importance of current environmental issues.
We Need Your Participation!
The success of Worldfest is dependent upon our participants! District students, faculty, staff, and campus clubs and organizations have a variety of ways to particpate:
Global Village (Booths)
Our Global Village is comprised of cultural/educational booths that highlight any topic related to our three themes of people, culture and the Earth.
Students and Staff have created information booths on the following themes:
- Civil & Human Rights
- Culture & Ethnicity
- Environment – Climate change, deforestation, sustainability, water, etc.
- Mind, Body, and Spirit – Health (mental & physical), religion and spirituality
& Chalk Art Contest
Fullerton College has a long and proud tradition for the arts and providing new and famous artists with venues to showcase their art. Worldfest is proud to host our Chalk Art Contest again!
Artists create sidewalk chart art that embodies any of our three themes of: People, Culture, and the Earth. This is your chance to showcase your artistic skill and expression and possible win a prize for it!
Get some sun, fun, and exercise on our Village Green!
Volleyball and other lawn games provided.
Do you have a lawn game that you want to bring?
Just contact us!
World Stage Performances
Our World Stage provides a venue for live performances of music, dance, and or any other performance that is related to our three themes!
World Food Court
Lastly, Sodexo Dining Services will be setting their World Food Court on the Quad and providing food representative of our six cultural/regional villages!
To Apply to Participate…
Students & Employees
To apply, simply click the button below to access a printable form of each application and submit it (in person) to the Cadena Cultural Center, Room 212, no later than the stated deadlines above:
Non-Profit Organizations & Vendors…
Applications will be available in Spring 2020
Participation is by invitation only. We only invite reputable artisan vendors and non-profit organizations whose wares and missions match the spirit of WorldFest. We reserve the right to refuse participation to any organization that we deem does not fit the purpose of our WorldFest.
To Request to Participate…
Please send your request to participate to the Cadena Cultural Center, WorldFest Planning Group at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include the following information in your email request:
- Name of your organization/business
- Email link to your organization/business
- If you do not have a link, please provide us with a brief description of your organization/business.
- Contact Person: Name, Email, & phone number
- Lastly, what you intend to provide to our students at WorldFest.
Once we have reviewed your request, we will contact you with our decision.
For-Profit Vendors must provide proof of insurance!
Please take the time to review our District Insurance Policy to ensure that you can meet these requirements.
*This form is best viewed in Google Chrome.
Deadline to submit your request is March xx, 2019, 5pm.
Thank you; we look forward to your request.
WorldFest is a collaborative of the following departments
- Associated Students
- Cadena Cultural Center
- Counseling & Student Development Division
- Fine Arts Division
- InterClub Council
- International Students Center
- Office of the Vice President of Student Affairs
- Sodexo Food Services
- Student Activities
- Student Support Services Division
- And volunteers of faculty, students, and staff