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Country Star Erica Nicole Headlines Int’l Food and Music Festival on Saturday Nov. 12th | Arts & Culture

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Country Star Erica Nicole Headlines Int’l Food and Music Festival on Saturday Nov. 12th
Country Star Erica Nicole Headlines Int’l Food and Music Festival on Saturday Nov. 12th

Dekalb - Dekalb County Chief Executive Officer Burrell Ellis and Commissioner Stan Watson recently announced that musical star Erica Nicole will be the headlining act for the first-ever Dekalb International Food and Music Festival.  

 

“I am so honored to take part in the DeKalb Food and Music Festival!  Having grown up in DeKalb County, I am so proud to see that my county is recognizing and promoting all the various cultures from around the world by holding this great inaugural festival,” said Nicole.  “I look forward to sharing my music and giving back to a community that has given so much to me."

 

The DeKalb International Food and Music Festival takes place this Saturday, Nov. 12, 2–8 p.m. at the GM Doraville Assembly Plant, 3900 Motors Industrial Way in Doraville.

 “We are excited to launch the DeKalb International Food and Music Festival and I am confident the festival will unite the dynamic blend of cultures and traditions that continue to exist in our county,” said Commissioner Watson.

“As Georgia’s most diverse county, DeKalb is rich in people, tradition and culture, and we are proud to serve as one of the most diverse metropolitan communities in the country,” said CEO Ellis.

 

The festival will include cultural, educational and entertainment activities for residents of all ages, including musical performances from individuals, churches, bands, and local international groups; samples of delicious cuisine from across the world; local artisans, magicians and comedians; and a global family village with pony rides, balloon art, face painting, and children’s games. In addition, local health service providers will offer free health screenings and nutritional information, and local businesses will participate in a service and products expo.