On 9 October 2016, students from UWC Atlantic College celebrated UWC Day by arranging a colourful and vibrant UWC Festival. The event was organised by Ariana Jessa (UWC Atlantic College), class of 2017 from Canada. The day included performances from students and highlighted a Ukrainian dance plus many others dance shows and recitals. A Global Food festival featured foods from Africa and the Caribbean, Mediterranean, North America, Latin America, East Asia, Subcontinental, Eastern Europe and the West. The lively event came to a close with a selection of workshops and an Ultimate Frisbee World Cup event.