“It’s an incredible event not only because of all the cultures represented but because of the overwhelming support and attendance of the home-grown Nashvillians. Nowhere else will you see such a diverse representation of the real Nashville.” ~Tom Negri, Director of Metro Human Relations Commission (2014)

“Can’t wait! Supporting multiculturalism brings brotherhood and solidarity to Nashville and surrounding areas. Something I am passionate about.” ~Emily Sundin Bravo (2014)

“Nashville has such a rich cultural diversity that often goes unnoticed by tourists and residents alike. Celebrating Nashville’s cultural plurality right in the middle of the city offers everyone a chance to recognize that we live in the International Music City.” ~Mark Eatherly, Metro Human Relations Commission’s Program Administrator (2014)

“This is one of my favorite festivals! Such diversity! Always great food and entertainment!” ~ Aryn Fields (2014)

“Think about it. … where else will you see Aztec warriors with the Parthenon as a backdrop????” ~Yvonne Clark (2014)

“We went last year and going again this year. What an amazing way to celebrate the diversity of cultures together here in Nashville. One Love!!” ~Ricky Gallo (2014)

“LOVE the festival! Great for kids.” ~Christina Perez (2013)

“Great job!!! this year. We had fun talking to all the people who stopped by Bead and a Prayer booth. The zydeco band was amazing, best food ever.” ~Janine Daily (2013)