DiversiFEST | Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion | Kent State University
3rd Annual DiversiFEST 

As part of Kent State University’s annual homecoming celebration, the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will host the 3rd annual DiversiFEST on Saturday, October 6, 2018. This festival is a celebration of Kent State University's culture and diversity. Attendees have the opportunity to learn more about the services and events the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion offers throughout the year. This is a family-friendly, free event open to the public. All are welcome!

This celebration of diversity and inclusively is held the morning of Homecoming between the hours of 9:00am - 12:00pm at the Williamson House (located at 1200 S. Main Street). Attendees are invited to bring family and friends in addition to chair or blanket and enjoy the homecoming parade, music, food and games.

View photos from the 2nd Annual DiversiFEST

What is offered if I attend?
  • Food will be provided for all who attend, however, a reservation is required. We simply ask that you complete the form below to reserve your spot!  
  • You'll have the opportunity to play many games including corn hole, basketball, and many other games
  • We also offer a prime location to view the homecoming parade. You are more than welcome to bring your own chair or blanket and watch the parade on lawn of the Williamson House!

  • Parking for DiversiFEST will be located at the Kent Center for Performing Arts (1325 Theatre Drive, Kent, Ohio)or Terrace Hall Annex (125 Terrace Drive, Kent, Ohio). However, limited parking will be made available at the Williamson House (1200 E. Main Street, Kent, Ohio) for individuals in need of handicapped parking. 

View map of parking near DiversiFEST


If you have questions or need additional information please contact DEI at (330) 672-2442 or email diversity@kent.edu.