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Take A Trip Around The World At The International Festival

Posted October 5, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Different cultures will be on display this weekend in Raleigh.

The15th Annual International Festivalkicked off Friday at the Raleigh Convention Center. Forty-five cultures will be represented.

Organizers say the festival will feature food, displays and dancing.

This year's theme is courtship and marriage. There are also a number of ceremonies scheduled.

The festival runs Saturday from 10 a.m. until 11 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.