The Final CulturFest
The 20th and final CulturFest takes place this Saturday, September 22 on the grounds of Wilson School in Owatonna from 10:30-4:30PM. Those who would like to march under the flag of their ancestors may begin lining up at the theater for the 10:30AM parade to Wilson School. This year's Ambassador of the Year is Tanya Paley. Admission is free.
Entertainment is scheduled for the main stage and demonstration stage throughout the day. Some of the cultures represented on the stages include Irish, Tanzanian, Filipino, Gaelic, Somali and the Caribbean and more.Sports representing Scotland, Ireland and Sweden will be demonstrated. Ethnic foods will be available along with artist demos and a chance to learn about history and different ethnic farming practices will be demonstrated as well.
Here's a look at all the happenings on Saturday from the CulturFest web site.
A traffic accident earlier this month near Claremont has claimed a second life.