Guests are invited from across the Southeast to join us for this incredible blending of cultures and cuisine taking place at Northlake Mall in Tucker, GA.
The Festival includes six hours of cultural, educational and entertaining activities that everyone will enjoy.
Festival HighlightsUniversal World Stage– a variety of costumed, cultural and musical entertainment from local international groups
World of Inspiration Stage – inspirational songs by individuals, churches, bands and praise dancers
International Groove Stage – listen to live Jazz, R & B, Rock, Soul, Country & Western and Hip Hop performers
The Enclave International & Domestic Food and Drink Court – enjoy samples of delicious tastes from around the world from some of the world’s most delicious cuisines with purchased tickets
Global Family Village – children will enjoy fun amusement such as pony rides, jumpers, slides, hands-on activities, face painting, balloon art, clowns and games
The World Bazaar Vendors Market – craftsmen and artisans will display and sell their unique products
Intercontinental Children’s Stage – a magic show and entertainment by children from local schools daycare centers, churches and dance studios located in the Global Family Village
“Just Laughing” Comedy Stage – local comedians and magicians will entertain audiences with acts and presentations.World Health Matters Tent – local health service providers will provide free health screenings, health equipment, nutritional and Medicare/Medicaid information and personal aids
Sponsors Booths – service and products expo from local businesses
Admission – There is no festival admission fee and all concerts and events are FREE! Food and drink purchases are made by ticket redemption only.
Parking – FREE Parking!
Lodging - Click here for a complete listing of DeKalb County accommodations.
Location - Northlake Mall is located at 4800 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, GA 30345.
Photos From The 2011 DeKalb International Food and Music Festival
Press and Video Coverage
The Champion Newspaper: Cooking Competition Highlights International Festival – A battle of top area chefs is among the draws at the inaugural DeKalb County International Food and Music Festival… continue reading
Brookhaven Patch: DeKalb International Food & Music Festival – The DeKalb International Food & Music Festival includes six hours of cultural, educational and entertaining activities. There’s something for everyone… continue reading
V103FM Radio: Larry Tinsley Will Host The International Food and Music Festival – Come join Larry Tinsley, as he will serve as the Master of Ceremony for the Dekalb International Food and Music Festival… continue reading
Georgia Restaurant Association: DeKalb International Food & Music Festival – The DeKalb International Food and Music Festival will be an inaugural event for DeKalb County, spearheaded by Stan Watson, DeKalb District 7 Commissioner… continue reading
NeighborNewspapers.com: Festival To Showcase Diversity – Cultural groups will bring out samples of their cuisine, show of their art and demonstrate their dances at the festival… continue reading
The DeKalb International Food and Music Festival is coordinated by Commissioner Stan Watson. The food and music festival will feature multi-cultural cuisine and entertainment from across the world, and represent cultural groups from more than 32 countries.
“We are excited to bring back the DeKalb International Food and Music Festival and I am confident this year’s festival will unite the dynamic blend of cultures and traditions that continue to exist in our county,” said Commissioner Watson.
The festival is also presented by CEO Burrell Ellis and former DeKalb CEO and State Senator Liane Levetan, in partnership with the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce, the DeKalb Convention & Visitors Bureau, and representatives from the Asian, West Indian, Middle Eastern, Hispanic, and African communities.