2019 Multicultural Festival draws record crowd!

Springfield, MO­— Unite of Southwest Missouri presented the 22nd Springfield Multicultural Festival on Monday, January 21, at the Oasis Hotel & Convention Center.The Springfield Multicultural Festival is an annual performing arts and community resource expo designed to provide access to cultural enrichment through the visual and performing arts.
The festival features performing artists representing cultures from around the world. The event also highlights over 50 exhibitors who share information about employment opportunities, health care access,financial and educational services along with a variety of other community resources.“There were some who had reservations if people would come to the new venue or pay the new admission charge, but the response from the community was very positive to all of the new changes,” remarked Samuel Knox, Festival Coordinator.