Providence is home to a wide variety of cultures from around the world. And with that comes a full calendar of festivals celebrating this diversity. Check out these 5 multicultural festivals scheduled for this summer!

July 8
43rd Annual Cape Verdean Independence Festival

Since 1976, the Rhode Island Cape Verdean Independence Day Festival is the oldest celebration of the Cape Verdean community in Rhode Island. ... Learn More ›

July 20
Colombian Flag Raising
Colombian Festival

Enjoy the flag-raising ceremony, festive cultural performances and live music by "Son de Mi Tierra.” ... Learn More ›

August 12
Dominican Music & Cultural Festival

The Dominican Parade starts at the corner of Thurbers and Broad Street, and the festival takes place at the Temple of Music at Roger Williams Park. ... Learn More ›

August 18 & 19
Annual Bolivian Festival De La Virgen De Urkupiña

Saturday's procession begins at 2 p.m. from St. Patrick’s Church on Smith Street. Sunday's events take place at the Alex + Ani City Center ... Learn More ›

September 2
Festival Guatemala

The Guatemalan Festival is an annual event, held on a Sunday at India Point Park. Performances of various traditional dances and music, such as the “marimba” are showcased. ... Learn More ›