The Barrington Breakfast Rotary Club is hosting a new event on Wednesday, July 6.
"International Fest: Bringing the World to Barrington" will be held from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. under at the Brat Tent in the train station parking lot in downtown Barrington.
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The fest will bring international cuisine, music and dance, while Language Stars will present engaging games, songs, arts and crafts for children from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
End the day with Salsa dance instruction and Chinese drumming. www.barringtonbreakfastrotary.org.
Admission free until 5 p.m. After 5 p.m., adults $2; family $5.
• 11 a.m., Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Band
• Noon, Inkapirka, music of the Andes.
• 1 p.m., Ikebana, Japanese flower arranging with grand master Kazuko Ernst.
• 2 p.m., Language Stars, Mandarin language interactive activity.
• 2:30 p.m., Japanese Consulate presents cultural activities for children: origami; kendo; calligraphy; trying on kimonos; fun with chopsticks.
• 4 p.m., Barrington Area Library story time.
• 5 p.m., Bollywood in Barrington! Indian Dance School.
• 6 p.m., Latin Street Dance Academy, salsa dance and instruction.
• 7 p.m., Latin Street Dance Academy, salsa dance and instruction.
• 8 p.m., Cheng Da Percussion Ensemble, Chinese drumming.