MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Second Annual Cultural Heritage Festival will be held in Maplewood Memorial Park on Saturday, June 6, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (rain date is Sunday, June 7).

The Cultural Heritage Festival is a free event produced by the South Orange/Maplewood Community Coalition on Race celebrating the culture, arts and community spirit of the region with music, entertainment and family-friendly activities as well as the opportunity to visit vendors selling a variety of items and international foods that showcase the many cultures in our community and throughout New Jersey.

The 2015 Cultural Heritage Festival features a great lineup of multicultural performers, including African drumming by The Kamate Traders, The Livingston Chinese School Lion Dancers and musicians, and Celtic music from the Driscoll and Smith Band.

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Seating is informal on the lawn and visitors are encouraged to bring blankets or folding chairs.

The full schedule of performances a well as activities and vendors can be found on the Cultural Heritage Festival website.