Corporate Sponsorship

For corporate sponsorship inquiries, email us at or call (626) 419-4393

Embassy Partnership

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For media inquiries, email us at


For performance related inquiries, email us at


For questions about our ADA Access and Accommodations, please use the general inquiries form


To volunteer, please fill out this form

For general inquiries, please fill out this short form.



What time is the event each day?

The event will commence in the evening of Friday,  followed by on-the-ground activities leading up to programming at the Main Stage Saturday evening, and additional activities Sunday morning.

What are accommodation options?

Washington D.C. offers a range of accommodation options. View a selection at  Destination DC.
For exclusive World Culture Festival room rates, please refer to the Accommodations section below.

How should I arrive?

The festival will be accessible via public transport. For more details visit National Park Service—Getting Around: National Mall

Additional transportation details will be provided closer to the event.

Do I need to register to participate?

Yes. You can register in advance by clicking ‘Get a Free Pass’ on this website or upon arrival—but please be advised this last-minute option may mean a long wait time!

If I am interested in performing, what steps should I take to pursue this opportunity?

If you are a dance or music group/company and are interested in performing at the World Culture Festival, or are connected to musicians, dancers, or performing artists/groups who should be considered—please email all inquiries to with a sample video of your/their work. We welcome all applications, suggestions, and ideas and will get back to you if they meet the vision and need of the World Culture Festival. Emails without video samples will not be considered. We look forward to seeing you at WCF!

Will there be food available?

Yes. The festival will feature a range of options to suit everyone, including lots of opportunities to explore new flavors, cultures, and food experiences!

What are the safety measures in place?

World Culture Festival is working closely with the National Park Service, including Park Police, and various D.C. Agencies to ensure the safety of all participants in addition to providing the required Emergency Medical Service stations and services. More details to follow.

Important Links/Details for International Attendees

    • 🛫 Major Airports:
      • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
      • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
      • Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI)
    • 💉 CDC Guidelines for International Travellers to the US (Proof of COVID-19 vaccination needed as of now)
    • 🛏️ Hotels: Exclusive rates are being offered for World Culture Festival guests at select hotels in Washington D.C. Please visit the accommodation section of the World Culture Festival website for further details. 
    • 🎭 Performances: For performance related inquiries, please email us at
    • 🙋🏽‍♂️ Volunteer: To volunteer, please fill out this form.
    • 🍛 Food/Meals: The Food Festival will feature 80+ food trucks serving cuisines from around the world. (Dinner on Fri & Sat, Lunch on Sat). You can also explore Vegetarian Restaurants near National Mall. You may pack light snacks for emergency eating. 🙂
    • 💵 Credit/Debit Cards: We recommend you carry an international credit/debit card that is valid in the US. Please confirm with your financial institution. 
    • 📶 Mobile/Data: Please check with your phone/data service provider for international voice and data roaming plans as this will be crucial in making your trip comfortable. 


Washington D.C. offers a range of accommodation options. View a selection at Destination DC.

 The following hotels are offering World Culture Festival attendees exclusive room rates. Watch this space—more hotels will be added soon!

Omni Hotels & Resorts

Guests can call toll-free 1-800-THE-OMNI (1-800-843-6664) and refer to group code “Art of Living Foundation Room Block"

Washington Hilton

Now offering discounted hotel reservations for World Culture Fest guests until August 18th, 2023

Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill

Click on the link below to make your reservations. For additional assistance, please contact us at 877-803-7534

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

Book your hotel room for the event at special rates, available here on an exclusive basis.


Washington Marriott at Metro Center


Grand Hyatt Washington

Our team is working on signing contracts with other hotels and we will update this section with links to book those hotel rooms at discounted rates very soon