xCultural (Multicultural) Passport to Philadelphia _ by Mayor's Office of Immigrant and Multicultural Affairs

Date: 
Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 10:00am - Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 10:00am

This week long celebration of immigrant heritage and cultural diversity will serve as our city's contribution to the National Welcoming Cities and Countries Initiative. 

Xcultural Passport to PHL week to take place between September 15th and September 22nd.

Sunday September 15th

  • Mexican Independence Day Festival

Monday September 16th

  • Workshop. Providing Services to LEP and Multicultural communities*
  • Press Conference. PA Dream Act
  • VIP Cocktail Reception (By invitation only.)*

Tuesday September 17th

  • Philadelphia’s Citizenship Campaign Working Group (By invitation only.) *
  • Multicultural Showcase at Love Park*

Wednesday September 18th

  • Forum on Immigration and Youth*

Thursday September 19th

  • International Rhythms: Zumba Fitness Class at Love Park*

Friday September 20th

  • Ethnic Food Day*

Saturday September 21st

  • Penn Spectrum Conference
  • Peace Day Walk at Love Park

Sunday September 22nd

  • P3: Philadelphia Plays for Peace Soccer Tournament
  • “Calle 9” Festival in South Philadelphia

On-Going Events

  • Dream Flags Art Exhibit
  • Photography Without Borders. Art Exhibit
  • GlobalPhilly2013

 

Message from the Mayor

Philadelphia has begun to re-emerge as a regional center of cultural diversity, with an increasing population attributable in part to newcomers from around the world.

 

Free _ Open to Public

Check globalphiladelphia.org/initiatives/globalphilly2013

Categories
Event Type: 
Community Events
Event Type: 
GlobalPhilly™2013
Topic: 
Cultural Exchange
Topic: 
Cultural Awareness
Topic: 
International Relations