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Renton Presents Second Annual Multicultural Festival

For Immediate Release
June 24, 2017

City of Renton Contact
 Preeti Shridhar, Deputy Public Affairs Administrator, 425-430-6569

Save the Date:  September 22 and 23

Renton Multicultural Festival RENTON, WA - The City of Renton, in partnership with the Mayor’s Inclusion Task Force and several local community groups and organizations, will present the second annual Renton Multicultural Festival on September 22 and 23, 2017. The festival will feature local artists, music, dance, food and activities.

Opening night Friday, September 22, will feature Performances through Art at the Carco Theatre from 7 to 10 p.m.

On Saturday, September 23, Renton comes alive with music, dance, art, food and stories from all over the world. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in games and activities and other multicultural experiences. Saturday’s events will start at 3 p.m. and run through 7 p.m. at both the Renton Pavilion Event Center and adjacent Piazza Park in downtown Renton.

The Renton Multicultural Festival is a family friendly event and FREE to the public. More information can be found at

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The City of Renton, Washington, with a population of 101,300 (2016), is located on the southeast shore of Lake Washington, just south of Seattle. Renton's strong economic base, diverse marketplace and favorable business climate have attracted the attention of nationally recognized companies that are providing employees and their families an outstanding quality of life. Renton is the home of Boeing, PACCAR, IKEA, the Seattle Seahawks, and the eternal resting place of Jimi Hendrix. More information can be found on our websiteFacebook, Twitter, and Nextdoor pages.