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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Palmdale to Celebrate Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with Festival

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host the Celebrate Your Identity: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Festival on Saturday, Oct. 22 at Poncitlán Square, 38315 9th St East from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission is free and open to all.  

The festival is intended to honor some of the amazing events happening in the latter half of the year: Hispanic Heritage Month, LGBTQ+ History Month, Hindu Heritage Month, Native American Heritage Month, Human Rights Day, and many more cultural events and awareness campaigns celebrated from September through December. Enjoy fun learning activities, visit resource tables, purchase food from local food trucks and celebrate our community’s rich and diverse identities and cultures.  

“I am excited to celebrate our community’s rich diversity with this festival,” said Palmdale Mayor Steve Hofbauer. “I’m looking forward to seeing this first-time event and invite the entire community to come out to learn and share together.” 

Registration for the event is encouraged, but not required. To sign up or learn more, visit: https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/847026590429460014/false#/invitation.

For more details, including vendor information, please contact Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Specialist Wafi Shah at wshah@citypalmdale.org or call 661/267-5407. 

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