April 5, 2013

College plans fashion show, food festival

Submitted by event organizers

— The Dalton State College International Club and the Campus Activities Board invite the community to attend Dalton State’s first international fashion show and food festival on Monday starting at 6 p.m. in Goodroe Auditorium of Gignilliat Memorial Hall.

As part of the evening’s festivities, there will be an international food tasting at 6 p.m., with seating for the main event beginning at 7. The fashion show will begin at 7:15 with a performance of African dance by Marwe & Company and will feature clothing from more than 30 countries modeled by international students.

Organizers say the event will shine a spotlight on all of the diversity that fills Dalton State’s campus every day. The event will allow everyone the chance to explore cultures from other countries, including Africa, Afghanistan, Italy, Egypt and Costa Rica, among several others.

The event is sponsored by Joker’s Audio and Custom Wheel, The Awad Law Firm, Cardiology Center of Dalton, Oriental Weavers of America, Adams Tire and Wheel Alignment, All About Balloons Decorations, Los Pablos Mexican Restaurant, The Oakwood Cafe, Campus Cafe at Dalton State, Fuji Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi, Panda Express and Marco’s Pizza.

All activities are free and open to the public. For more information, call (706) 272-4587.