International Festival of Holland

September 30, 2023
September 30, 2023
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Holland Civic Center Place
150 W 8th Street
Holland, MI 49423

At the 2023 International Festival of Holland on September 30th, West Michigan residents can learn about the cultures of our neighbors here and across the world in a fun, free, family-oriented way. The International Festival of Holland is a free, family-friendly celebration of the cultures living and working in West Michigan. Enjoy Cuban jazz, Mexican folk dancing, African storytelling, and Japanese drumming. Dine on Mediterranean schwarma, curry cheese fries, Filipino Calderata (spicy beef stew), Caribbean rice bowls, Yonk'into meals from southern Africa, Ethiopian lentils, Guinness brownies, and the best tacos and tamales you'll ever have. Kids will love the Children's Fiesta with its hands-on world art, Passport Station, and children's performances.

Calling all middle school athletes! USA Soccer is hosting the Festival's World Arena Soccer Jamboree Saturday morning, September 30th at Kollen Park.

Community members and their families are invited to participate in a Parade of Flags at this year's festival. Sign up to carry the flag representing your homeland or that of your ancestors; traditional dress is encouraged. Flags of all 193 United Nations member countries will be available.  For more information, please visit:


  • Downtown
  • Family Friendly
  • Free Admission
  • Public Restrooms