Culturefest Takes Over University of Maine 

Music, food and crafts took over the University of Maine fieldhouse for the 23rd Annual Culturefest Celebration.Members of different organizations set up booths representing different countries throughout the world featuring maps, flags and cultural items.A food court was set up where guests could enjoy traditional cuisine.Culturefest attracts more than one thousand visitors from the UMaine community.Student Hosain Aghamoosa says the culture fest not only showcases the different cultures of the world but the cultural makeup at the University of Maine.”It’s eye opening actually when you live in Maine and you don’t think there’s much diversity but when you go out to such a event you really get surprised at how many different cultures are represented at Maine and the University of Maine,” he said.The event also featured a fashion and talent show.