Cultures were celebrated in dance and dress against a backdrop of colorful flags representing 32 countries for the Multicultural Festival at St. Mary’s Dominican High School, organized and presented by the school’s Multicultural Club. The festival opened with students modeling dresses from around the globe, including India, Japan, China, Spain Italy, Greece, Mexico and Argentina.

The festival featured dances, gymnastics, vocal and instrumental performances and a guest performance by vocal musician Robin Barnes, a 2005 Dominican graduate. This was the seventh year for the festival. The moderators are Claudia Vallejo and Suzanne Ladmirault.