World's cuisine featured at 42nd Coe International Club Banquet

Extra: Rod Pritchard, Director of Marketing and Public Relations
(319) 399-8605 or rpritcha@coe.edu

2016-02-12 12:52:33 - General

Coe international students served meals during last year's banquet. The diverse cuisine makes this a popular campus event each year.
Coe international students served meals during last year's banquet. The diverse cuisine makes this a popular campus event each year.

Cuisine from around the world will be featured at the Coe College International Club's 42nd annual banquet on Sunday, Feb. 21. Appetizers will be served during a reception at 5 p.m. in the Phifer Commons of Gage Memorial Union, followed by the dinner at 6 p.m. in the Gage Dining Hall.

The event is open to the public and tickets are $10, free for children 12 and under, but a ticket is still required. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available by calling the Coe Box Office at 319-399-8600, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday through Friday.

This year's buffet-style banquet features specialties from various countries, such as yaki soba, arepas, momos, fried plantains, tacos and much more.

In keeping with long-standing tradition, Coe international students will don costumes reflecting their nationalities and serve from a buffet line. A brief program featuring the students will follow the dinner.

For more information, call 319-399-8600.