Check out the best Celebrations of Asian Pacific Heritage Month!
The City of Dallas has a plethora of different cultures, and every year there are dozens of festivals and events to recognize them. This May don’t miss the fun of Asian Pacific Heritage month being celebrated at the 2014 Asian Festival. This Festival is an annual event that is the largest gathering of Asian Pacific Americans in the Dallas area, now in its 24th year. The festivals promises to be ” bigger than ever!” This FREE family event will feature authentic Asian cuisine, cultural performances, and artwork at the Asian World Market. Along with children’s activities, healthy living information and games.
When: May 17th
Where: Main Street Garden located in Downtown Dallas.
$$: The event is free and open to the public.
The Asian Festival is brought to you by the Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce (GDAACC) and co-sponsored by the Multi Ethnic Education and Economic Development Center (MEED).
To learn more about the Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce, visit www.gdaacc.com.
ART: If you want to check art exhibits make sure to stop by the Crow Collection of Asian Art.
When you walk in you will get to really take in the diversity of Asian art from modern exhibits like china.porshe (sadly ending may 25th) that showcase Chinese innovation in auto design to classic pieces like the Indonesian mythology statues.
Throughout the month of May the Crow Collection of Asian Art will feature 31 days of Cooking classes, Yoga Classes, children’s book readings and concerts. FOR FREE.