Join us on October 1st for International Day 2022 at The International School of Minnesota.

This fun, FREE event includes international cuisine, cultural performances, educational opportunities, activities and more!

International Day is open to all ages and is a fantastic way to immerse in the various elements of culture from around the world.

Cost to attend: FREE   |   *Food and additional activities available for purchase day-of event


The Leila C. Saad Performing Arts Center will host a vibrant blend of talented performers who will dazzle audiences with vocal, instrumental, and dance numbers. We are excited to welcome the following artists to our stage:

  • Choro Borealis representing Brazil
  • Viktoriya Kantor representing Ukraine
  • Duniya Drum and Dance representing West Africa
  • Ariel Wilberg representing Norway
  • Dabke Dancers representing Lebanon
  • Yev Music representing Ukraine
  • Taiko Arts Midwest representing Japan
  • Meghan and Igor Afonkin representing The United States and Argentina 
Duniya Drum and Dance, West AFrica
Viktoriya Kantor, Ukraine

International Cuisine

ISM’s Executive Chef Ted Norris and his culinary team, will bring authentic flavors from around the world to Eden Prairie, Minnesota. You will have the opportunity to try a diverse sampling of foods from Brazil, Lebanon, Ukraine, and the Mdewakanton Sioux Community. Offerings include Brazilian Pao de Queijo, Lebanese Shish Taouk, Ukrainian Cabbage Rolls, and Dakota Fry Bread!

Passport Around the World

ISM faculty, staff, and students are excited to dive into language, literature, art, science, and history from around the world. As you visit each interactive station, you will have the opportunity to learn, create, and fill up your International Day Passport for the chance to win prizes. The more you explore, the more stamps you will receive in your passport!

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