Lotus Festival

Lotus World Music & Arts Festival, one of the oldest celebrations of world music in the United States, brings thousands of people to Bloomington every year. Held September 28 though October 1, the 24th Annual Lotus Festival features 26 artists from all over the world!

Lotus Festival musicians

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If you can’t make it in person—or just want a sneak peek at this year's artists ahead of time, we’ve got you covered—check out music CDs from some of these incredible international musicians through the Library.

For more information about the Festival, including a full schedule of events and more about the artists, check out the Lotus Festival website.