1995 October 7 @ Fountain Square

Executive Director Marjorie Buck

Board: Kaz Abe, Cheryl Blaine, Keith Carwell, Donna Cheshire, Teresea Christmas, Gwen Downs, Lucky Gambino, Carl Kell, Duncan McKenzie, Joseph Varner, Bobby Webb, Gary West, Peggy Bush

PERFORMERS: Bakra Bata (Steel Drums & Percussion), The Outskirts, Native American Indian dancing & singing, Mariachi Band, Japanese folk dancing, Ed Moody (Scottish bagpipes), Vietnamese dancing, WKU Percussion, Dancers from India, Dr. Jim Miller (KY Dialect), Ellisa Platner (My Grandmother’s Story)

ACTIVITES: Nigerian Games, Japanese/Chinese name writing, Pioneer Annie, Native Aerican Indian Games, Chopstick Challenges, Sand Painting, International Ethnic Exhibit crafts & Merchandise, International Beer Garden Capitol Lobby

Food: Thai, German, Greekm, American & More.

VENDORS: Lutheran Church, Oulay’s, Wilcor, Inc., American Red Cross, Goldy’s Concessions, Project #101 (food), Ichiban Restaurant, Kentucky Koolers, Mexiacan Food, Smokey Pig bar-B-Que, Vision Wear t-shirts, G107, Niger Soul, Alliance for Native A,ericam Indian Rights, N.A.A.C.P., G&G African Arts, Arts & Images, W.K.Y.U., Kids are Special, Glasgow Highland Games, Copeland Diamond Chamber #126, Jewelry by Gentry, Peru, Project #101, Gage Catfish Farm, A.S.K., Spain, Triad, BG Christian Academy, Face Painting, Mellow Machine, African Imports, First Night of BG


Funded in part by the Kentucky Humanities Council and the National Endowment for the Humanities

GOLD: Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc.

SILVER: NHK-Associated Spring Suspension Components, Inc., Bando Manufacturing of America, Inc.

 BRONZE: TWN Fastener, Inc, Franklin Precision Industry, Inc , Jr. Food Store, Inc., English, Lucas, Priest & Owsley, ACK Controls, Inc., Bell South, Holland Employment, Trace Die Cast, Inc.

FRIENDS: Charles M Moore Insurance, Inc, Browning Oil company, Warren Rural Electric, Ford Furniture, SPD Magnet Wire Company, Reynolds, Johnson, hinton Thomas & Potter

THANKS: Bowling Green Human Rights Commission, Bowling Green-Warren County Chamber of Commerce, Capitol Arts Center, Bowling Green Tourism and Convention Center, Bowling Green Beautification Commission, Downtown Business Association, Kentucky National Guard, Warren East Middle School, Nehi-Royal Crown Bottling co., Coca-cola Bottling Co., Greenwood Mall, Girls, Inc., WKU International Programs, Bowling gGreen Public Library

MEDIA: TKR Cable, Daily News, WKCT/WDNS (D98 FM), WBLG (G107) WBGN AM, WKYU FM, WKYU TV, WBKO TV 13, WKNT TV 40, WBVR FM/ WRUS AM | SPECIAL THANKS: City of Bowling Green & Warren County Fiscal Court