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CultureFest draws a crowds in Waterloo

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -- More than 700 people gathered in Waterloo Thursday for a celebration of cultural diversity.

The second annual CultureFest was held at the Waterloo Center for the Arts.  The free event showcases the wide-range of cultures represented in the Cedar Valley, including arts, international cuisines, and even dances.

"We had over 50 different languages represented here, many great foods and customs from several continents and that we need to embrace our diversity and differences and celebrate with eachother," said organizer Shelly Smith.

An exhibition featuring more than 1,000 works of cultural art will be on display in the Waterloo Center for the Arts through March 29th.

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