San Francisco

2018 Fred Korematsu Day

Celebrating its 8th year, the 2018 Fred Korematsu Day continues to honor Fred Korematsu and his contributions to the nation's civil rights movement. Organized by the Fred T. Korematsu Institute, Korematsu Day is observed on January 28, 2018 as a day to remember the life of...

2017 San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival

Celebrating its 15th year, the 2017 San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival (SFISAFF) is the longest running South Asian film festivals in the United States. Hosted by 3rd i, the SFISAFF takes place November 9-12/ 18, 2017 and showcases a rich variety of feature...

2017 San Francisco International Tea Festival

Celebrating its 6th year, the 2017 San Francisco International Tea Festival is a unique celebration of all things tea. Running November 12, 2017 at the Ferry Building in San Francisco, the festival offers an opportunity to explore a world of fine teas through meeting and...

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...