UPDATE for 2012: The 2012 Tucson RefugeeFest, a free family celebration, will be held on Saturday, June 23 starting at 9am with Indoor Soccer Tournament and Festival activities starting at 4pm at the Maracana Indoor Sports Arena, 555 E. 18th Street, Tucson, Arizona. Once again, RefugeeFest will feature music, dance and art from countries around the world, as well as ethnic food and interactive activities. The event is free, though a donation of any amount at the door will be greatly appreciated. Tucson World RefugeeFest is held annually to commemorate World Refugee Day, a tribute to the remarkable courage and determination of tens of millions of refugees uprooted by war and violence.
Soccer Tournament this year!
2012 Tucson RefugeeFest also features an international indoor soccer tournament where refugee teams from all of Arizona will compete for top honors. For more information about the 2012 RefugeeFest Indoor Soccer Tournament call 520-881-4373 ask for Omer Kresko.