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Bowie International Festival
The 2014 International Festival - Saturday, October 4, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Join Us for a Day of Celebration and Exploration!
There will a variety of entertainers, artists, crafters, food, and children’s activities at Allen Pond Park for the annual Bowie International Festival on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This festival will take you “Around the World in Just One Day.”

Bring your family and join friends and neighbors and check out the following:
• Entertainment on two stages
• Food from the far reaches of Asia to right here in our own backyard
• Children’s activities
• Vendors selling crafts, clothing, jewelry and other offerings from around the world.

The entertainment for this year's festival has been set, please open the event program link at the bottom of this page for a complete list of the entertainment scheduled for both stages. 

Children's Activities
Children may pick up a passport at any children’s activity booth or the event information booth and participate in various activities and accumulating stamps at each activity booth.

Activities include dance/music from different cultures, story time, and arts and crafts from around the world. At the end of the “trip,” children receive an international prize.

Sponsors Needed
The International Festival Planning Committee is seeking sponsorships to help cover the cost of children’s activities and entertainment at the festival. If you own, manage, or work for a local business that would like to be a sponsor, please contact Matt Corley (contact information to the right) to find out how to do this. Names of sponsors will be included in advance publicity and will be posted at this fun, entertaining event.

Vendor Application

Political Information Booth

2014 Entertainment Schedule

Matt Corley
Special Events Coordinator

Community Services Department
15901 Excalibur Road
Bowie, MD 20716