CulturalFest International Expo

Thursday, February 6, 2020

10:30 AM-3:00 PM

University of Washington

Husky Union Building (HUB) Ballrooms (2nd Floor)

FREE and open to the public

Over 2,000 UW students, local community members and elementary school students are expected to travel the world in a day at the FIUTS CulturalFest International Expo! Visitors have a unique chance to experience booths representing over 35 cultures through music, dance, food, conversation and interactive activities. CulturalFest booths are developed and staffed by student volunteers from all over the world, and free and open to the public.

CulturalFest is the largest multicultural student event at the University of Washington and truly allows visitors to travel the world in a day!

apply to be a booth captain

Applications to be a booth captain at CulturalFest Expo are now open. All booths must include at least one University of Washington student, staff, or faculty. Applications are accepted in a first-come, first-served basis, and there is only one booth per country or culture. If we receive more than one application for a country or cultural group, we will connect you with the first applicant from your country so that you can work together. Click here to complete the 2020 CulturalFest Expo Booth Application.

School Groups

The International Expo is also an exciting opportunity for students and families to explore the world through hands-on activities and face-to-face connections. Learn more about CulturalFest field trips on this School Groups FAQ page or follow the button below to register your class. Email with questions.