Soccer is a sport loved across the world and here in Vermont.
Next Saturday, soccer and the countries that play it will be celebrated at the second annual World Soccer Festival in Hyde Park. The event has activities ranging from Brazilian martial arts to African drumming. In addition to this there is a soccer tournament for kids and one for adults.
The World Soccer Festival will take place Saturday, August 24 at the Lamoille Union High School in Hyde Park. It runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.