Passport to the World

 PasPpadfaPassport to the World 2014-2015

Latin American Culture Festival
Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014

Go on an exploratory journey through Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Brazil, Cuba and Panama and experience the music, dance, arts, crafts and issues going on in this region of the world. See performances ranging from traditional to contemporary, free public art, lectures and more. Download vendor application

African Heritage Culture Festival
Monday, Jan. 19, 2015

Watch exciting performances by African drummers and dancers. Enjoy activities that take you on a cultural journey to reflect Africa’s cultural diversity and even visit an African village featuring full-size huts complete with African villagers demonstrating traditional crafts and activities. Download vendor application

Appalachian Culture Festival
Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

Experience the mountain culture of Appalachia! Skilled mountain crafters selling handmade wares, traditional arts demonstrators, storytellers and performances by talented bluegrass musicians. Download vendor application

Celtic Lands Culture Festival
Saturday, March 21, 2015

Enjoy an array of folklore and art from Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Marvel at the fast and fancy footwork of traditional Celtic dancers and enjoy music by local Celtic musicians and shop vendors' booths for authentic wares and baked goods. Download vendor application

Asian Culture Festival
Saturday, April 18, 2015

Learn about the rich histories, arts, and traditions of China, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam and The Philippines through an assortment of performances and cultural activities. Enjoy demonstrations, storytelling, dance performances, workshops, cultural displays and an Asian marketplace with authentic Asian merchandise. Download vendor application

Thank you to our supporting partner:


"Luxottica’s culture of embracing employee diversity supports initiatives within our community and expands the way we see the world. The Passport to the World at Cincinnati Museum Center exemplifies such a program. Additionally, Luxottica is the founding global sponsor for OneSight, a non-profit committed to providing eye care and eyewear to underprivileged people around the world, literally helping them see a world of possibilities. We celebrate our 23rd year of service in our own city in 2012."

- Jason Singh, Director of OneSight