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One World Festival

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17th, 2016, 11 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Kracklauer Park – 126 N. Seymour

A FREE event that is great for all ages.

Come celebrate your culture at Mundelein’s One World Festival. Enjoy FREE activities: kids’ fun, music, dance groups, games, crafts, educational exhibits, and more. Bring your appetite and try the flavorful world showcase of food and drink available for purchase. Wear your culture’s traditional dress too!

Festival Overview
The Village of Mundelein Human Relations Commission, Mundelein Park and Recreation District, Fremont Library District, and Mundelein Community Connection partner on this fun, educational, family event.

The objective of the One World Festival is to promote understanding and acceptance of Mundelein’s variety of ethnic, cultural and religious diversity in a fun, educational and family-centered environment. Organizations, businesses, or individuals interested in hosting cultural booths at the event are needed. Displays can focus on art, history, lifestyle, traditions, religion, language, education, or any other aspect of the culture that is representative of its people. Crafts and other cultural wares may be sold. Applications for presenters, food vendors and sponsors are available below. There is no fee for vendors and exhibitors. For more information, contact Margaret Resnick at 847-388-5460 or

Our Sponsors

  • Daily Herald
  • Northfield Block Company
  • Advocate Condell
  • Hong Kong Chop Suey
  • Tiemart
  • Azteca
  • Northside Community Bank
  • Luke's of Mundelein

Schedule of Events

  • 11:00 a.m. - Opening Ceremony (Fremont Middle School Choir)
  • 11:30 a.m. - Siempre Flamenco (Flamenco Dancing)
  • 12:30 p.m. - Guy Louis' World Music Tour
  • 1:30 p.m. - Royal Scottish Country Dance Society of Chicago (Scottish Country Dancing)
  • 2:30 p.m. - Chicago Korean Dance Company (Traditional Korean Dance)
  • Between Acts - Paddy Lynn (Around the World Storytelling)

Food Vendors

  • El Barrio
  • Lauretta's Italian Bake Shop
  • Tony Cannoli
  • Tony Dogs
  • More coming soon

Vendors and Exhibitors

  • Maria Long Handmade Jewelry
  • Mundelein LGBT Resource Center
  • Language Access Resource Center
  • Mundelein/Vernon Hills Rotary Club
  • Mano a Mano
  • Mundelein Latino Citizens Police Academy
  • Fremont Library
  • Daily Herald
  • Geneaological Society
  • Indira Chandra Indian Handicrafts
  • Mundelein Community Bank
  • If you are interested in becoming a vendor or exhibitor, please contact Margaret Resnick at

Other Fun

  • Kids crafts on the gazebo
  • Prizes, raffles, and games