UNC Charlotte is hosting the International Festival this weekend!!!! This FREE event started in 1975, and returns to the campus on Saturday, October 17th, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Taking place in and around the Barnhardt Student Activity Center, it features booths representing the culture of over 50 nations, staffed by students. Music and dance will be presented on indoor and outdoor stages throughout the day, and kids’ activities like face-painting will be available as well. The International Game Zone will allow participants to learn about games in various cultures and take part in activities like a soccer match or a life-size chess match. Come on out and join the fun!