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2018 London Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebration

Continuing its annual tradition, the 2018 London Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebration is the largest Chinese New Year celebration held outside of Asia. Running February 18, 2018, the London Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebration has become an integral part of the London event calendar and...

H Mart Coming to Austin

New Jersey-based Asian supermarket chain, H Mart is set to open its first flagship location in Austin, Texas. Located near Austin's Lakeline Mall in Northwest Austin, the 68,000-square-foot retail space will feature all of the brand’s Korean-inspired high-quality pantry items, as well as ready-to-serve dishes. H...

2018 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

Celebrating its 6th year, the 2018 Seattle Asian American Film Festival (SAAFF) is a unique showcase of cinema by northwest Asian American filmmakers. Running February 22-25, 2018 SAAFF continues to seek out, develop and promote Asian American artists with a commitment to original and innovative...

Tartine Bakery Coming to Seoul

San Francisco-based French-style bakery, Tartine is set to open its first flagship store in Seoul, South Korea. Located in Seoul's sophisticated neighborhood of Hannam Dong, the location will be led by award-winning pastry chef Hyunhee Lee and Edward Lee, co-founder of Baroque Bakery and Buzza...

2018 UVSA Tet Festival

Celebrating its 37th year, the 2018 UVSA Tet Festival in Southern California is the world’s largest Tet Festival outside of Vietnam. Running February 16-18, 2018, the festival hosted by the Union of Vietnamese Student Associations (UVSA) and takes aim at preserving the Vietnamese culture with...

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...

2018 Mochitsuki Portland

Celebrating its 22nd year, the 2018 Mochitsuki Portland rings in the New Year with a fun-filled annual tradition perfect for all ages. Running January 28, 2018 at the Portland State University, Mochitsuki celebrates the Japanese tradition of mochi pounding, a Japanese New Year's tradition which...

Y-3 Opens in Los Angeles

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21497,21498,21499"] Y-3, the unique collaboration between Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto, Adidas and retired French World Cup winning footballer Zinedine Zidane has recently opened its latest flagship store in Los Angeles, California. Located in Los Angeles' neighborhood of La Brea, the retail store...

Thick Shake Factory Coming to Long Beach

India-based premium milkshake chain, Thick Shake is set to open its first flagship United States restaurant in Long Beach, California. Located in the heart of downtown Long Beach's neighborhood of Promenade, the milkshake specialty shop will feature its impressive lineup of 40 shakes and slushies...

2018 Oshogatsu Family Festival

Ringing in the New Years and the Year of the Dog, the 2018 Oshogatsu Family Festival celebrates a full day of fun arts and crafts, games, exciting cultural activities and performances for the entire family. Running January 7, 2018 at the Japanese American National Museum...