Foreign Missions Street Festival

On October 19, 2016 the Office of Foreign Missions hosted the Foreign Missions Street Festival on the site of the new Foreign Missions Center. Over 200 guests representing 42 embassies and international organizations participated in the event . Representatives of the Foreign Missions enjoyed a lively afternoon filled with music, games, food and good company.

Date: 10/19/2016 Location: Foreign Missions Center Description: Representatives of the foreign missions had a blast riding the mechanical bull - State Dept Image

The U.S.Army Strings, a premier ensemble of the U.S. Armed Forces, provided a musical backdrop for the Foreign Mission Street Festival. Representatives from the local bonded warehouse vendors were present to conduct a customer appreciation event.

Date: 09/19/2016 Location: Foreign Missions Center Description: The foreign missions enjoy the performance by the Army's Bluegrass band - State Dept Image

In the event’s Partner Expo, attendees were able to meet representatives from OFM's partners:

Date: 10/19/2016 Location: Foreign Missions Center Description: Our partner expo was a success! The National Park Service was there commemorating the centennial of the NPS. - State Dept Image

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Thank you to all those who participated and stay tuned for this year's Street Festival!