San Francisco

2017 Filipino American International Book Festival

In celebration of Filipino American History Month, the San Francisco Public Library presents the 2017 bi-annual Filipino American International Book Festival. Running October 6-8, 2017, the Filipino American International Book Festival showcases the richness of Philippine culture through books, the visual and culinary arts and...

2017 Iranian Film Festival – San Francisco

Celebrating its 10th year, the 2017 Iranian Film Festival (IFF) is the first independent Iranian film festival outside of Iran. Running September 23-24, 2017, the Iranian Film Festival presents an assortment of 40 of the best in Iranian films made by or about Iranians from...

2017 Sumo Champions Exhibition

Celebrating its 6th year, the 2017 Sumo Champions Exhibition offers a one-of-a-kind event showcasing the ancient Japanese sport of Sumo. Running September 16-17, 2017, the Sumo Champions Exhibition offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet real Sumo Wrestlers, learn about life as a Sumo and...

2017 J-Pop Summit

Celebrating its 9th year, the 2017 J-Pop Summit Festival is a pop culture-themed street fair in San Francisco’s Japantown. Running September 9-10, 2017, the two-day event hosted by SUPERFROG Project introduces the latest in Japanese popular culture every summer to the United States. Hosting over...

2017 Sake Day

Celebrating its 12th year, the 2017 Sake Day is the original and largest "Nihonshu No Hi" celebration outside of Japan. Running September 30, 2017, Sake Day is a celebration of all things sake, featuring over 200 different types of sake to taste, sake education stations and...

2017 San Francisco Chinatown AT&T Autumn Moon Festival

Celebrating its 27th year, the 2017 San Francisco Chinatown AT&T Autumn Moon Festival continues a 1,000 year-old Asian tradition marking the end of the summer harvest. Founded by the San Francisco Chinatown Merchants Association (SFCMA), the festival runs September 30 - October 1,2017 in San Francisco's...

2017 Northern California International Dragon Boat Festival

Celebrating its 22nd year, the 2017 Northern California International Dragon Boat Festival is the largest competitive dragon boat festival in the United States. Hosted by Kaiser Permanente, the Festival runs September 23-24, 2017 and features over 120 dragon boat teams and nearly 3,000 dragon boat paddlers ranging from...

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...