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CMC Seeks Artists, Vendors for 2011 Mosaic Festival

Garland, Texas – August 8, 2011 – The City of Garland welcomes the return of the Mosaic Multicultural Festival of Art, Dance and Music on Saturday, October 1, 2011 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The City’s Community Multicultural Commission (CMC) will stage this event at the new Hollabaugh Recreation Center and Pavilion, located at 3925 West Walnut Street between Jupiter Street and Plano Road in Garland. 


The CMC is seeking food caterers, vendors, artist, performers, and dance groups to perform during the Mosaic Multicultural Festival. Anyone interested in participating should contact the chair of the Mosaic Multicultural Festival, Minerva Moreno at 972-271-1913 or email gm-moreno5@verizon.net no later than September 15, 2011. 

“The Mosaic Festival is a wonderful opportunity to foster a greater understanding and cooperation among all ethnic groups,” says Minerva Moreno. “We are eager to hear from potential participants who will help celebrate Garland’s diversity.”

In past years, the event has featured performing artists, representing various cultures from South America, Asia, Africa, Europe, North American, and Central America, as well as displays of artwork, clothing and much more. The event is free and open to the public.