2023 World Refugee Day - Boise

Saturday, June 17, 20239:30 am - 1:00 pm Mountain
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World Refugee Day, observed globally on June 20, is an international day designated by the United Nations to honor refugees around the globe. The Treasure Valley has celebrated World Refugee Day for more than 20 years, honoring the people who have rebuilt their lives here and celebrating their cultures

  • Free to attend

  • Family friendly & open to all

  • Food vendors from refugee backgrounds

  • Music and dance performances

  • Emcees & storytellers

  • Artisan, craft, and nonprofit vendors

  • Henna artists​

Food Vendors:


  • Makatas Dancers

  • Lao Folkloric Performers

  • Music, choir performance, and dance by local performers from refugee backgrounds

Arts & Culture Vendors:

  • Anna Galitsyna - Fabric pictures

  • Driss Gouaich - Artisan Handmade Jewelry

  • Leylo Hamud - Handmade Jewelry

  • Stephen Aifegha - Award-Winning African Artist: Highfairgaaart

  • Florence Musuuke - African goods

Tabling Organizations:

Come and say hello to our team at the TSOS booth!
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