The city of Atlanta is filled with people from all walks of life. They come from countries around the world to be in our city. So why not spend a day or two learning about your neighbors at one of Atlanta’s excellent cultural events?
Atlanta Arab Festival - Alif Institute - April 18th & 19th
If you’ve ever wanted to explore the Middle East but just don’t have the time to get out there, this festival will satisfy at least some of your cravings. Listen to live Arabic music, try a wide variety of delicious regional foods, shop for arts, crafts and more, and even sit in an Arabian tent while you have a cup of coffee and relax.
Cinema ItalyAtlanta - Plaza Theatre - April 23rd through April 26th
This wonderful film-centric event showcases some of the best films coming out of Italy in the modern age. Each day brings new films, for a total of eight Italian treasures. If you want to expand your knowledge of cinema and perhaps even see an amazing film before it comes to the attention of the rest of the world, this is your chance.
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