World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day

Event Type: music/performance, community, politics

Sat Jun 17 2-5pm


Overview World Refugee Day

Baltimore's World Refugee Day features youth and adult performer showcase of talented new American artists resettled in Baltimore. This free, family friendly festival in now at Creative Alliance in the heart of Southeast, Baltimore’s culturally-diverse Highlandtown Arts District.

KERPLUNK! Free Family Arts Drop-In | Creative Alliance Lobby | 2-3pm
Kids and families engage in arts and crafts activities with teaching artists Terry Barnes and Alexandra Gonzalez. Create global flag for World Refugee Day!

Face Painting | Creative Alliance Classroom Upstairs | 2-3pm
Hosted by Soccer Without Borders

Global Cuisine | Marquee Lounge

Free Performances | Creative Alliance Theater | 3-5pm
Performers from Guinea, Syria, Myanmar, and the DR Congo share rich cultural traditions though music, dance, magic, and so much more.
- Zumba for Kids with Gina Baez
- Magic performance by Usmon
- Dance performance by Agut Odolla
- Arabic Rap performance by Taha, Mustafa, and Mohamed
- LOYOLA African Student Association dance performance
- Vocal performance by Bhutan Baptist Church Youth Group

Presented by:
Creative Alliance
International Rescue Committee
Baltimore City Community College - RefugeeYouth Project

Sponsored by:
Barcoding Inc.

2 – 5pm | FREE!

World Refugee Day Baltimore is produced by Creative Alliance in partnership with International Rescue Committee and Baltimore City Community College Refugee Youth Project, with support from Soccer Without Borders.

Volunteer opportunities available! Email for more information.

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