One World Pageant arrives in Lancaster to pay tribute to cultures from around the globe [photos] | Leisure

After almost three years of planning, organizers of the One World Pageant lastly noticed their imaginative and prescient come to fruition Sunday at Franklin & Marshall Faculty’s Alumni Sports activities & Health Heart.

The occasion celebrated completely different cultures of the individuals who dwell in Lancaster County, together with folks from the Asian Indian, Greek, Latin/Hispanic, African, Irish, German, Italian and Jewish communities. The pageant hopes so as to add extra cultures to its choices because it grows.

There have been a number of performances, from conventional Greek choral music to hip-hop and spoken phrase. Seven meals distributors and 15 artisan distributors have been additionally on website.

“Our hope, as a part of this pageant, is to interact the neighborhood to let the companies know that we even have a fairly vibrant, multicultural neighborhood,” Deepa Balepur, proprietor of Compass Actual Property and the unofficial chair of the pageant, informed LNP | LancasterOnline previous to the occasion.

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