Mayor Steven M. Fulop, The Municipal Council and the Department of Health and Human Services Division of Cultural Affairs PRESENT The Egyptian Festival as part of the Tapestry of Nations
The day-long festival will feature traditional Egyptian music and dance, such as the “horse dance,” and children’s entertainment. Posters, drawings, and photographs depicting ancient and modern Egypt will be exhibited courtesy of the Tourist Department of the Egyptian Consulate. Festival-goers can satisfy their appetites with shish kebobs, falafels, and other traditional ethnic fare.
Egyptian food, music, vendors and children's entertainment. Join us as we share our culture with the diverse community of Jersey City. Enjoy authentic Egyptian cuisine as you soak up the atmosphere filled with the sights, smells, and sounds of Egypt.
Sponsored by BAKKA Corporation*, a tax exempt, NJ non-profit corporation promoting, coordinated by the Egyptian Committee, and chaired by The Honorable Nidia Lopez, Jersey City Council Member, Ward C and Ahmed Shedeed, President, Bakka Corp. presented in cooperation with the City of Jersey City’s Annual Tapestry of Nations Ethnic Festival.