Ventura College presents - Diversity in Culture Festival

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 11:00am

Diversity in Culture Festival:

  • Celebrating Diversity in Culture - 2016 
  • Arts, Speakers Market, Education, Culture Foods, and more.
  • Ventura College - See below for specific locations
  • April 12, 13, 14 Throughout the Ventura College Grounds
  • Map:  Ventura College Campus Map

For more information please call (805) 289-6388

Free Public Event/Parking $2.00; please purchase at any kiosk on campus.

Please see listings below for more information by date. 


April 12, Tuesday:*

  • 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM (ASC-130)  Science Demo / Gummies
  • 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (MCW-110) Angel Yam - PowerPoint on "Quetzalcoatl" the serpent god of the Aztecs, and the Nahuatl language/followed by Aztec Dancers
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Stage) Capoeira Dance Troupe
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (Stage) Gypsy Dancers
  • 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM (ASC-140) Film Precious Knowledge
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Stage) Sade Champagne
  • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM (ASC-150) Film Presentation of The Pleasing List
  • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (ASC-140) NASA Speaker
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Stage) Rex and Friends

April 13, Wednesday: *

  • All day 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM (West of the ASC Building in Grassy Area) Clan MacColin of Glenderry - Traditional Irish and Scottish music with bagpipes, drums and singing. Historically accurate dress and perform "in personae": in an attempt to bring you into the world of the 16th Century Highland Clan.
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM (ASC-130) Chinese Panel Discussion Group
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM (ASC-150) Iranian Speaker on Eastern Typology
  • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM (Stage) Versa Style Dancers
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Stage) UCSB - Middle East Ensemble
  • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (ASC-150) International Film Festival presents Sophie Scholl
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Stage) UCSB- Middle East Ensemble

April 14, Thursday:*

  • 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (MCW-110) Race Relations Panel
  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM (Stage) Poetry Slam
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM (ASC-150) MLK & The Spirit of the 60's
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (Stage) Cascada de Flores
  • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM  (ASC-150) Film The Martian
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Stage) Cascada de Flores

*Times are subject to change

Contact: 

(805) 289-6388

Location: 

Ventura College