We would like to invite you to send representation to the International Festival of Life's Carnival of Nations. This four-day festival celebrates the diverse cultures and traditions of the world and brings together people from all walks of life in a vibrant and inclusive environment.

As world leaders, we believe that your presence at the Carnival of Nations would be invaluable in highlighting the importance of cultural diversity and promoting global unity. By sending representation to this event, you will have the opportunity to showcase your country's unique cultural offerings, as well as engage with other world leaders and attendees in a meaningful and collaborative way.

The Carnival of Nations is a fantastic platform to promote your country's tourism, business, and cultural opportunities. With over 100,000 attendees expected to visit from around the world, this festival provides a unique opportunity to showcase your country's products and services to a diverse and engaged audience.

In addition to the above, the Carnival of Nations is an excellent opportunity to network with other world leaders and promote international collaboration. You will have the chance to exchange ideas and engage in meaningful discussions with your peers, strengthening diplomatic relations and fostering global cooperation.

We look forward to welcoming your representation to the International Festival of Life's Carnival of Nations. Thank you for your consideration, and we hope to see you soon.  More information is available by PDF file.  Click the button below to download.

Nations and Islands

Our Attendance History

Join us for the 30th Anniversary African / Caribbean International Festival of Life (IFOL).  IFOL is held annually in the vibrant city of Chicago! IFOL is an incredible celebration of music, art, and culture from all around the world. This four-day festival features performances by renowned artists, delicious international cuisine, and an array of family-friendly activities.

Attending IFOL is an opportunity to immerse yourself in a diverse and welcoming community, experiencing the rich and vibrant cultures of the world. With performances ranging from reggae and salsa to African drums and jazz, there is something for everyone at this festival.

While in Chicago, take some time to explore the city's rich cultural offerings, from the world-famous Art Institute of Chicago to the beautiful Lakefront Trail. With its stunning skyline, delicious food scene, and friendly locals, Chicago is a city that truly has it all.

So pack your bags, grab your dancing shoes, and come join us at the International Festival of Life in Chicago!   We can't wait to see you there.



JULY 1-4TH 2023

Our attendance has grown since the first event.  Last years was nearly 40,000 and we expect continued growth and engagement.  Below are a few statistics and demographics we have analyzed within our attendance history.