General Information

Each fall the Office of International Programs and the International Student Association host a day-long celebration of cultures with country/culture exhibits, food court, children’s activities and live demonstrations, a talent show/cultural performances and a style show. This event is FREE and open to the public at the New Balance Student Recreation Center, University of Maine, Orono. For more information call 207-581-3437. 


Culturefest 2017 Registration Is Now Live!

Registration is now activated for Culturefest 2017 on November 4, 2017. 

Thanks to all who signed up to be a Culturefest Coordinator.  
Ongoing meetings for Coordinators will be scheduled soon.

Participate in Culturefest!

What would Culturefest be without its participants? Sign up to join the fun of conveying your culture through a variety of ways to the UMaine and broader Bangor Area community. You can display your unique culture through the Exhibition Forum, Food Court, Style Show, or all three!

To learn more about participation in the Exhibition Forum and to register click here.

To learn more about participation in the Food Court and to register for a Food Court table click here.

To learn more about participation in the Style Show and to register for a spot click here.

Deadline to register for an Exhibit or Food Court table is Friday, October 27th or once capacity is reached.  Don’t delay!

“I think [Culturefest] is a great way to travel around the world in a short period of time,” Naedia Clarke, a third year pre-vet undergraduate student who ran the Caribbean Club table, stated. See full article

Culturefest 2016 Click to see images