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Sample food from more than 20 countries at World of Nations festival in Jacksonville in February

World of Nations festival coming to Jacksonville in February

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — If you want to taste various foods from nations all around the world, here’s your chance.

The 31st Annual World of Nations festival is returning to Jacksonville this February.


The City of Jacksonville said the multicultural event that celebrates the diversity of nations by displaying the sights, tastes and sounds of various countries will take place at the Tailgaters Parking, located across from TIAA Bank Field at 225 Talleyrand Ave, Jacksonville, on the following days:

  • Saturday, February 18th: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, February 19th: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Tickets are now on sale and are priced as follows:

  • Advance ticket purchases are $5 + fees each, children 3 and under are free.
  • Tickets purchased at the entrance the day of the event are $8 + tax for school age children (4 - 17) and $10 + tax for adults.

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This year, the countries and groups that are participating include: The Bahamas, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico, Palestine, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, U.S.A., U.S. Virgin Islands and Venezuela.

All City of Jacksonville point-of-sale locations at the event will be cashless including: event ticket purchases, beverage booths which include beer, wine, soda and water. All major credit cards and tap-to-pay will be accepted at this years event. Cashless payments are highly encouraged at all locations within the event.

To buy tickets and for more information, visit JaxWorldofNations.com.

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