2022 Entertainment Schedule

Saturday, October 8

The Irvine Global Village Festival is Saturday, October 8, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. at Great Park. It will feature multiple stages of live performances representing a variety of cultures, as well as Top 40 cover bands. To keep up-to-date with festival entertainment, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, or view and share images on Instagram.

See a complete stage schedule for all entertainment, demonstration, and martial arts performances below. 

Sights, Sounds & Colorful Traditional Dress

Featuring artistic performances symbolic of Irvine’s diverse cultural community, the Festival’s entertainment line-up represents a mosaic of music and dance from around the world.

Live Music

UCI Stage

Upstream  10 a.m.
Flogging Seagulls 11 a.m.
Caribbean Joy Dance Entertainment Noon
Mumbai Madness Bollywood Dance 1 p.m.
Southern California Youth Dragon & Lion Dance Team 1:35 p.m.
OC India Association 2:30 p .m.
Huehuetl Tezka 3:30 p.m.
Kerry & The Surftones 4:30 p.m.
The Beatunes 5:30 p.m.


FivePoint Stage

Nicholson Pipes & Drums 10:30 a.m.
Island Style Band 11:30 a.m.
It's Samba Showtime! 12:30 p.m.
Adaa Indian & Bollywood Dance Academy 2 p.m.
Street Beat 3 p.m.
Minor Strut 4 p.m.
Experience Myke 5 p.m.

Kids Village

Chinese American Mutual Association (CAMA) Stage

Montessori Preschool 10 a.m.
Irvine Art & Music Center 10:35 a.m.
Chinese Dance Company of Southern California 11:20 a.m.
Las Estrellas Folklorico from Long Beach 11:40 a.m.
Ali Pajooheshgar from Rumi Academy 12:05 p.m.
Irvine Fun-Play Harmonica Ensemble 12:35 p.m.
South Coast Chinese Cultural Center Chinese Folk Dance 12:55 p.m.
South Coast Chinese Cultural Center Drum Team  1:20 p.m.
Susana Elena: Ecos de España 1:40 p.m.
FOCUS Dance Center - Diversity Celebration Dance 2:10 p.m.
Korean Martyrs Catholic Center Korean 5 Drum Dance Team 2:35 p.m.
Crean Lutheran High School Korean Traditional Dance Club 2:55 p.m.
Nika Imani Dance 3:15 p.m.
Relampago Del Cielo Grupo Folklorico 3:35 p.m.
Group Anatolia Folk Dance Ensemble 4:05 p.m.
Orange County Friendship Choir 4:35 p.m.
Ukesfun Ukulele Ensemble 5:05 p.m.
School of Rock Santa Ana House Band 5:35 p.m

Demonstrations and Martial Arts

Demonstrations are interactive, educational and entertaining. The Demonstration stage and the Martial Arts Arena highlight a diverse array of cultural arts and crafts, musical instruments, as well as dance and martial arts performances and demonstrations

Demonstration Stage: Palm Court

Culture Shakti 10 a.m.
OC Dance Productions 10:10 a.m.
South Coast Chinese Cultural Center Chinese Instrument Ensemble 10:40 a.m.
Replay Performing Arts 11:15 a.m.
Arpana Dance Company 11:50 a.m.
Viorhythm 12:20 p.m.
Beauty of Music 12:50 p.m.
Audience of One 1:20 p.m.
Dhwani Dance Academy 1:50 p.m.
Sasaki Mitsuru Sangen Kai 2:20 p.m.
LA Todo Kai 3 p.m.
Chinese Folk Dance - South Coast Chinese Cultural Center 3:30 p.m.
Mumbai Madness 4:30 p.m.
Irvine Indians Fashion Showcase with Dance 5:05 p.m.
Lotus Bud Guzheng Ensemble 5:40 p.m.


Martial Arts Stage

OC ATA Martial Arts 11 a.m.
WuShu at South Coast Chinese Cultural Center 12:20 p.m.
OC Shaolin Kung Fu 12:45 p.m.
Orange County Irvine Goshin-Kai 1:30 p.m.
OC ATA Martial Arts 2:30 p.m.


Roving Entertainment

Sweetwater Creek 10 a.m.
Mariachi 11:15 a.m.
English Joy Stiltwalkers 11:45 a.m.
Mainstreet German Trio 12:15 p.m.
Tuscany Trio 3 p.m.
African Kikundi 4 p.m.