Festival schedule

  • 5:30–7 pm  |  Festival Stage Show

  • 9 pm–midnight  |  Tent dance parties


Festival Stage Show

5:30–7 pm | Johnson Athletics Center (W34)

The festival began with an early evening stage show presented and performed by MIT’s diverse student body. Music, dance, and dramatics—our students bring the world to campus. 

List of performers

Let’s Dance!

Tent dance parties in four campus locations, with special guest appearances by Mocha Moves and MIT Bhangra

Country Two-Step to Salsa
Featuring the Houston Bernard Country Music Band and the Beantown Social Club, with sounds of Old Havana
Menu of the Americas, from crab cakes to pupusas
Walker Tent

Campus Night Club
Today’s music, remixed around the world! DJs, visuals, and street food of Asia and the Mediterranean
Killian Court

Caribbean Rhythms and African Beats
Featuring The Conscious Reggae Band and West African Drum and Dance Master Sidi Mohamed “Jon” Camara
Refreshments from around the continent and across the sea
McDermott Court

A World of Music: Middle East | KPop | Hip Hop | India
DJ Yogz fuses Bollywood, KPop, and Hip Hop, with performances by the Kinan Idnawi Band, playing Arabic folk and contemporary tunes
Food from four corners, including falafel, curry, BBQ, and sweets
Kresge Oval