Roberts Worlds Fest is a free to attend event that celebrates the rich diversity of Roberts Elementary students and their families. Roberts students and their families come from over 20 different countries!
Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Cuba, France, India, Mexico, Russia, Sri Lanka and Turkey will be represented with educational booths and fun activities for the kids.
Enjoy international food provided by area ethnic restaurants. Bossa Nova Brazilian Cafe, Saffron Indian Restaurant, Tamalittle Tamales, China Taste, Tren al Sur South American Cuisine and Repicci’s Italian Ice will be on hand with their delicious offerings. Be sure to bring some cash!
International dancers, singers and musicians will be performing on the dining hall stage throughout the festival. International dancers, singers and musicians will be performing on the dining hall stage from noon till 2 pm. Acts include Indian, Mexican, Brazilian, Chinese and Irish dances; Indian songs performed by Diya Chakraborty; Classical Ballet performance by Arkansas Festival Ballet; Taekwondo Presentation by All Star ATA Martial Arts, Bangladesh songs and Roberts Student Performance. (Check our performance page for performance schedule).
Come in your own national costume or try a few outfits from different countries booths. Be sure to document yourself at our photo booth.
AGAIN THIS YEAR! The Little Rock Zoo will be here with their animal ambassadors! Come face-to-face with a Cockatoo, Parrot, Ball Python, Opossum, American Kestrel and an Owl!
Play our International Scavenger Hunt and turn in your game card for a chance to win international prizes.
Door prizes, Indian clothing and jewelry vendors and more! All happening November 10th at Roberts World Fest, an event you don’t want to miss!
Everyone is invited - this event is open to the community so bring your friends and neighbors!
A Big Thank You to Our Sponsors and Partners!
We would like to thank Amy Bell of Studio Bella Photo & Design, Krysta Rupp, Stephanie Scott and Lyuba Bogan for providing photography of the event.