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Princess Application Deadline Feb. 28th | Vendor Deadline May 15th

Come celebrate your


with us!

Join us June 23rd - 25th, 2023

Hours: Friday 5-11pm / Saturday 12-11pm / Sunday 12-5pm
Located at: Black River Landing Festival Site in Lorain Ohio

Upcoming Events

  • Sacred Music
    Tue, Jun 20
    St. Peters Parish
    Jun 20, 6:00 PM
    St. Peters Parish , 3655 Oberlin Ave, Lorain, OH 44053, USA
    Join us in song as we kick-off festival week with our beloved tradition of sharing music with our community. This event is free and open to everyone so come as you are! No dress code is enforced.
  • International Breakfast
    Wed, Jun 21
    German's Villa
    Jun 21, 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    German's Villa, 3330 Liberty Ave, Vermilion, OH 44089, USA
    Join us during festival week to eat a bountiful brunch and hear about all the happenings during festival week! We are joined by officials in our city and past members of the International Festival to celebrate and kick-off our weekend! Hear stories from a few guest speakers and meet the princesses!
  • Princess Fundraiser
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    Join us for our Princess Fundraiser Event to support the princesses and their scholarship fund! Food is included in the ticket price. Raffle prizes and other entertainment provided.

Our Festival

Spotlight  Nationality & Organization
Our Festival will be celebrating its 55th year in 2023 and is joined by the Ukrainian Community and the Lorain Historical Society as the spotlight nationality and organization.

Food Vendors

Do you have an ethnic food or cultural dish you'd like to share? 

Sign up today to become a food vendor and share your favorite recipes with our crowds! We accept all sorts of food vendors so whether you sell from a truck or a booth we have room for you! Some ethnic vendors we have include Greek, Polish, African American, Puerto Rican, Jamaican, Filipino, and Japanese!

Follow us on social media @LorainInternational

Meet our 2023 Queen & Court


Queen - Karen Gallegos
1st Runner Up - Jasmine Candelario
2nd Runner Up - Sariana Rivera
3rd Runner Up - Mikenna Folley

Apply to become a princess today!

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