New York’s 2013 Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Festival, in Flushing (May 4, 2013) and Manhattan (May 18, 2013) is a free event expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors. The festival features Asian-American and Polynesian performances, fun activities for families, Asian foods and culture, and more.
“New York’s Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Festival is the nation’s longest running festival celebrating Asian diversity and participation in community events. It is presented in collaboration with 120+ community organizations and representatives from eight countries. It is the nation’s most prestigious such event and dedicated to celebrating Asian American & Pacific Islander identity.”
WHAT: Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Festival free admission, open to the public. Info at: www.capaonline.org
WHEN/WHERE: Two dates and two locations …
- FLUSHING NY – 34rd Annual Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Festival, Saturday, May 4, 2013 from 10am to 6pm. Flushing Mall, 133-31 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354.
- MANHATTAN NY — 34rd Annual Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Festival, Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 10am to 6pm. Chinatown, 24 Division Street, New York, NY 10002.