Mid-Autumn Festival

Forest Park 2000 Colonial Parkway, Fort Worth

The Mid-Autumn or Harvest Moon Festival is a widely-celebrated holiday in China, and throughout Asia. On this night, it is said that the moon is at its brightest and fullest size, coinciding with the time of autumn harvest. Celebrate this 3,000 year old festival with mooncakes, lantern-making, poetry, tai chi, and more!

Journey to Japan

Join Fort Worth Sister Cities International as we journey to Japan! See the skyscrapers of Tokyo and the tranquil gardens of Kyoto. Special experiences during the trip will include an official celebration with our sister city, Nagaoka, Japan and an opportunity to witness and participate in the One Hundred Sacks of Rice Festival.

$3850 – $5800

French Perfume Masterclass


Join us virtually for this rare opportunity to learn from master “parfumeuse” Anastasia Sokolow and truly immerse yourself in the perfume of the rose plant.

$45 – $55

Global Extravaganza

UNT Health Science Center 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX, United States

You’re invited to Fort Worth Youth International's Global Extravaganza! To kick off the year, the youth board invites you to enjoy cultural presentations on our nine sister cities. Even more, […]


Mayor’s International Dinner & Global Awards

Fort Worth Convention Center 1201 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX, United States

Join with Fort Worth’s new mayor for an evening of international cuisine and entertainment as we honor businesses, individuals and organizations that have made a significant contribution to global understanding, world political stability and international trade or cooperative efforts to solve international health, economic, social or environmental challenges.

Lunar New Year at the Kimbell

Kimbell Art Museum 3333 Camp Bowie Boulevard, Fort Worth, TX, United States

新年快乐 (Xīn Nián Kuài Lè)! Join the Guiyang Committee Feb. 9 to celebrate the Year of the Dragon at the Kimbell Art Museum. Enjoy traditional entertainment, learn about Chinese art from expert docents, and participate in a scavenger hunt throughout the permanent collection.


Young Artists & Authors Showcase

Through the Young Artists and Authors Showcase students ages 13-18 have an opportunity to submit their art in six categories and receive cash prizes, as well as international recognition. Fort Worth Sister Cities International is holding the local Young Artists and Authors Showcase to choose student pieces to be submitted to the worldwide competition.

Global Gallery Night

Kimbell Art Museum 3333 Camp Bowie Boulevard, Fort Worth, TX, United States

What does Francisco de Goya mean to a Spanish-language student? How does a French-language student see a painting by Claude Monet? In conjunction with the Kimbell Art Museum and Fort Worth ISD, experience this special event connecting language, art, and culture featuring presentations from high school students about artworks related to their world language studies.


The Islands of Indonesia

Never visited the islands of Indonesia? Join us on this special adventure to Fort Worth’s sister city Bandung. Also, journey to the gorgeous island of Lombok, known as the new Bali.

$4250 – $5750

Japanese Children’s Day

Fort Worth Academy 7301 Dutch Branch Rd., Fort Worth, TX, United States

Free for kids under 12, Kodomo No Hi, Japanese Children’s Day, is a family-oriented community event to celebrate Japanese culture. Join us for martial arts demonstrations, games, Taiko drummers and calligraphy.

Free – $12