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2017 Silk Screen Film Festival

Celebrating its 12th year, the 2017 Silk Screen Film Festival is a unique blend of Asian film, music, dance, and art held in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Running September 15-24, 2017, the Silk Screen Film Festival brings together the region’s diverse ethnic communities through the media of...

2017 Chinatown-ID Night Market & Autumn Moon Festival

Celebrating its 11th year, the 2017 Chinatown-ID Night Market & Autumn Moon Festival is the largest local event of its kind. Running September 9, 2017 in Seattle's Chinatown-International District, the evening comes to life with a diverse variety of food vendors, shopping and entertainment. Featuring a diverse...

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 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 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...

Ippudo Opens in Berkeley

Japanese restaurant chain, Ippudo recently opened its first West Coast flagship store in Berkeley, CA. Located along Shattuck Avenue, the restaurant will span over 4,700 square feet and will carry the chain's renowned tonkotsu-style (pork-based) ramen. Under partnership with Panda Express, the location takes over...