Longview Multi-Cultural Festival

Promoting understanding through knowledge was the point of a unique first of its kind festival in Longview today.

It was the first annual multi-cultural festival at the Longview mall.

The event featured information and displays on numerous foreign countries including different customs and traditional costumes and music.

The focus was on bringing the many diverse cultures living in East Texas together in a spirit of celebration.

The event was sponsored by the international student program at Kilgore college.