Events

2017 Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York

Celebrating its 27th year, the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival (HKDBF NY) is one of the largest dragon boat festivals in the United States. Running August 12-13, 2017, the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York celebrates the fifth moon of the lunar calendar with...

2017 Pistahan Parade and Festival

Celebrating its 24th year, the Pistahan Parade and Festival is the largest celebration of Filipino Americans in the United States. Running August 12-13, 2017 in San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Gardens, the festival offers the best in Filipino art, dance, music and food. Returning every year,...

2017 Aloha Poly Fest

Celebrating its 5th year, the 2017 SF Aloha Poly Fest celebrates the best in Pacific Islander culture and entertainment to the San Francisco Bay Area. Running September 2, 2017, the SF Aloha Poly Fest welcomes the community to celebrate and learn about the rich, diverse cultures...

2017 Nihonmachi Street Fair

Celebrating its 44th year, the 2017 Nihonmachi Street Fair is one of the longest running fairs in San Francisco celebrating the Asian and Pacific American communities. Running August 5-6, 2017 in San Francisco’s Japantown, the Nihonmanchi Street Fair celebrates all aspects of Asian-Pacific American life...

London’s House of Illustration Highlights the Architectural Artistry of Anime

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21131,21132,21133,21134"] Currently exhibited at the London House of Illustration, the Anime Architecture: Backgrounds of Japan marks UK's first ever exhibition of architectural backdrops from classic anime films. Running until September 10, 2017, the exhibition features over 100 technical drawings and original watercolor illustrations...

2017 Edmonton Dragon Boat Festival

Celebrating its 21st year, the 2017 Edmonton Dragon Boat Festival (EDBFA) is a multi-cultural celebration and sporting event for all ages. Running August 18-20, 2017, the Edmonton Dragon Boat Festival is held annually in Alberta’s beautiful capitol of Edmonton along Louise McKinney Riverfront Park. Free to...

2017 Mixed-Heritage Day

Celebrating its 2nd year, the 2017 Mixed Heritage Day at the Los Angeles Dodgers Stadium celebrating diversity, friendship and charity. Organized by Mixed Up Clothing, The MultiCulti Corner, DDHPR, and Multiracial Americans of Southern California (MASC), the event aims to raise awareness and to celebrate the...

2017 Otakon

Celebrating its 24th year, the 2017 Otakon is the largest anime convention on the East Coast. Running August 11-13, 2017, Otakon is a three-day festival which aims to celebrate and promote Japanese animation, comics, and pop-culture. This year’s festival will host voice actress, actor, singer and...

2017 Colorado Dragon Boat Festival

Celebrating its 17th year, the 2017 Colorado Dragon Boat Festival (CDBF) has become the most recognized and celebrated Asian American/Pacific Islander cultural events in the Rocky Mountain region. Running July 29-30, 2017, the CDBF is one of Denver’s most unique summertime events, featuring a rich...

2017 Powell Street Festival

Celebrating its 41st year, the 2017 Powell Street Festival (PSF) is the largest and longest running community festival in celebration of Japanese Canadian arts, culture and heritage. Running August 5-6, 2017 in Vancouver's Oppenheimer Park, the Powell Street Festival is free for all ages. Enjoy an...