Arts International

April 9, 2016, from noon - 6pm

FMU Performing Arts Center & Downtown Florence

FREE ADMISSION

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

NOON

Bichini Bia Congo // International Stage
Authentic Congolese Dance and African Culture

1:00PM

Palmetto Bronze // Black Box Theatre
Community Handbell Ensemble

The Malpass Brothers // Concert Stage
A journey through the eras of classic country music

Drake Irish Dance // International Stage
Experience internationally renowned Irish dancing

2:00PM

Brazil Flavor // Black Box Theatre
Authentic Brazilian music

Pachanga Latin Band // Concert Stage
The Latin sounds of the Lowcountry

Cirque-Tacular // International Stage
Thrilling acrobatics and aerial artistry

3:00PM

Xin Jie & Sumire Worman // Black Box Theatre
Lyric soprano and classical piano

The Malpass Brothers // Concert Stage
A journey through the eras of classic country music

Bichini Bia Congo // International Stage
Authentic Congolese Dance and African Culture

4:00PM

Brazil Flavor // Black Box Theatre
Authentic Brazilian music

Pachanga Latin Band // Concert Stage
The Latin sounds of the Lowcountry

Drake Irish Dance // International Stage
Experience internationally renowned Irish dancing

5:00PM

Cirque-Tacular // International Stage
Thrilling acrobatics and aerial artistry

 

 

 

Also at Arts International:

Artisan Fair
Stroll down the 200 block of South Dargan Street and step into another world. Regional and local artists have gathered to display their wares. Many items are available for purchase and some artists will be providing demonstrations of their craft.

Children's Activities
Multiple activities and crafts for children to participate in all day.

Kid's Rock at the Clay Pot // 1-3PM
All children and teens are invited to perform on stage behind the Clay Pot.

International Food Court

  • The International Food Court offers edible delights from Japan, Spain, India, Cuba and Greece. A variety of dessert options are also available.
  • Beer Gardens are located near the concert stage and the FMU Performing Arts Center parking lot with a picnic area. Alcoholic Beverages must remain within the designated areas.
  • Food and beverage purchases require tickets. Tickets may be purchased at the central ticket booth on the corner of Cheves and Dargan Street.

 

International Food Cooking Demonstrations // 100 block of South Dargan Street

  • Victor's Chef Cooper Thomas // 12:15pm
  • The Library // 1:15pm
  • Cooking with Rocky's // 2:15pm
  • Brooklynn South // 3:15pm
  • 1031 Grill & Taproom // 4:15pm
  • Taste of Spain // 5:15pm

 

FDTC Welding Sculpture Competition
Watch as teams of welders compete to craft a sculpture. The competition begins with teams sorting through a pile of metal in search of the perfect pieces. Welders will work throughout the day to create their sculpture. At 4:00pm, the sculptures will be auctioned.

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