Wyandotte County Ethnic Festival

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2021 Tentative Entertainment Schedule

 * Schedule is subject to change

Master of Ceremonies is Mr. Clarence Small of KCK NAACP 
Public Address System and Sound Board operated by 
KCKCC Student Audio Engineers thanks to Dr. Ian Corbett's
Student Audio Engineers: Stephanie Willis, Brandon Schuster, and Richard Bloodsoe

11:00  Sheriff's Department -  Honor Guard "Presentation of the Colors"  
(thanks to LtC Jeff Fewell)

11:05  Shawn and Gloria Derritt vocals "The Star Spangled Banner"

"America the Beautiful"  

11:10  HK China Folk Dance - Hoi Dei Au

11:25 Hvartski Obicaj Orchestra - Ric and Kristina Mikesic 

11:50   Patria Panamanian Dancers - Yamilka Crabaugh 

12:10   KCKCC Foundation speaker - Jolene Morel 

12:15 - Falun Dafa Exercises

12:20  Dedications: KCKCC Vice-President Dr. Beth Ann Krueger 

12:25  Phyllis Wallace Director UG Human Services

12:30 Legends of Diversity Awards 

12:45 Sabor a Peru - Melissa Mosher

1:05  Lithuania Aidas Dancers -  Nancy Stegman

1:25 West of Marrakesh Dancers- Christine Ferhat   

1:45 Indian Classical Dance - Ritu Daga

2:00 Amazonian flute by Nathan Horowitz

2:10  Sharice Davids - U.S. Representative 3rd District 

2:15  KCKCC Foundation Announcement - Jolene Morel

2:20 Falun Dafa Exercise

2:25 Tez and Tam Liturgical Spirituals - Cortez Liggins 

2:45  Fiesta Mexicana - Rosemarie Mendez 

3:05 Larysa Jaye acoustic music 

3:30 Danny Hinds and Ayotunde (Barbados)

3:40  S.V. Blautaler Schuh platter - German Dancers - Cynthia Pearson

 4:00  Lem Samuels - guitar music of African Americans from Kansas 

4:20 Hmong Singers 

4:40 Anointed Dance Troup 

4:55 Versetile Singers 

    

            A great wrap up to this special day of celebrating our common humanity.

 

Legends of Diversity Awards 


2019 - Gordon Criswell and Dr. Hira Nair

2018 Dr. Ewa Unoke and the Pedalin' William Jewell Professor, Ed Chasteen

2017 Barbara Clark-Evans and Eyyup Esen

2016- Irene Caudillo and Alvin Sykes

2015 - Janith English and Kamiasha Tyner

2014 - Karen Hernandez and Melanie Scott 

2013-  Helen Folsom and Carol Levers

2012-  Ed Grisnik and Chester Owens

2011-  Pat Adams and Loren Taylor


The festival date for 2021 is Saturday, April 17th same time same place!