|Tickets now on sale for Feast of Nations|
Tickets are now on sale at the Memorial Union Info Desk and at the Alerus Center, for the 47th annual Feast of Nations to be held at the Alerus Center Saturday, Feb. 21. The UND International Organization has been offering this exciting cultural experience to the Grand Forks community for almost five decades, and this year's Feast of Nations event promises to be more outstanding than ever.
The main performers of the night will be Viva Copoeira and Ena Sutton Highland Dancers, based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Viva Copoeira will perform a traditional Brazilian show involving elements of dance, gymnastics and martial arts. The Ena Sutton Highland Dancers, with the unique sound of the bagpipes, will bring the timeless pleasures of Scottish dance.
Along with Viva Capoeira and Ena Sutton, the Feast of Nations will also include other cultural performances by UND students in a variety of styles. A delicious full course ethnic meal will complete the experience. Finally Rockcalypso, an exciting band with a talented and creative stage presence, will keep the audience captivated and dancing to the rich rhythms of the Caribbean.
Attire is semi-formal/formal. Doors open at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, at the Alerus. Arrive early to explore cultural displays from countries all over the world and enjoy the sounds of a live performance of the UND steel and drum band.
Ticket sale closes one day before the event. So purchase your tickets early to avoid disappointment. Ticket prices are $10 for students, $15 for non-students, and $180 for table reservation (includes 10 tickets). The ticket price includes the ethnic dinner and entertainment. Kids and vegetarian meals are available as well. For table reservation, contact Oksana Bondarenko at 701-330-9632 or at firstname.lastname@example.org For more information, complete menu, and directions, visit the Feast of Nations Web site at: http://www.feastofnations.und.edu/
The 47th Annual Feast of Nations is sponsored by the president's office, UND MAC (a division of student government), CAC, and UND Aerospace, among others.