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Top Places To Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month In North Texas

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!
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For a taste of vibrant and captivating Asian and Pacific American culture brought to you by traditional performances, authentic cuisine and artworks, you can join the festivities at Globe Life Field for Asian Heritage Night, indulge in an exquisite Omakase dining experience at Shodo Japanese Kitchen, discover the arts of Asia at The Crow Museum and explore even more opportunities to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in North Texas!

Come right in because this is the only Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebration list you'll need.

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AsiaFest: Plano Asian American Heritage Festival

When: May 4, 2024 | 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Haggard Park | 901 E 15th St, Plano
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Experience the Plano Asian American Heritage Festival, AsiaFest, on May 4, 2024 at Haggard Park. Celebrating its twentieth year, AsiaFest '24 offers a vibrant showcase of Asian cultures through food, performances, cultural demonstrations and vendors. Explore Asian languages, medicine, music, fashion, martial arts, fine art and cuisine. With fun activities for kids and various cultural experiences, AsiaFest promises an enriching and enjoyable day for the whole family.

Asian Heritage Fest 2024

When: May 17 to 19, 2024 | 17:00 to 22:00 p.m.
Where: Asia Times Square | 2625 W. Pioneer Parkway, Grand Prairie
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Pay a visit to Asian Heritage Fest 2024 at Asia Times Square from May 17t to 19t, 2024, honoring native Hawaiian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander heritage. The events lets you enjoy three days of cultural festivities, including authentic Asian cuisine, vibrant performances and educational exhibits showcasing the rich contributions of Asian Americans to society. Take this opportunity to immerse yourself in the diverse heritage of the North Texas community!

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AAPI Family Weekend 2024

When: May 18, 2024 | 10:00 a.m.
Where: Sammons Park | 2403 Flora St, Dallas

Take the opportunity to celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month at AAPI family weekend on May 18. Organized by AT&T PAC and Dallas Police Department, enjoy artisanal vendors, cultural representatives, food stalls and local performers, and experience music, martial arts, traditional dances and a dragon dance. Also, don't miss the AT&T PAC snack passport activity, which involves collecting stamps from different Asian booths to win tickets to future shows.

Asian American Heritage Festival

When: May 18, 2024 | 2:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Where: Winters Park Amphitheater | 1330 Spring Creek Drive, Garland
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Don't miss the Asian American Heritage festival on May 18, 2024, from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. at Winters Park Amphitheater in Garland. Celebrate the cultural diversity of Asian Pacific American communities with performances, a Colorful World parade, a lion dance, craft stalls and art displays showcasing talent from Thailand, Laos, China, Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia, the Philippines, Singapore, Myanmar, India, Japan, Korea and Hawaii.

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AAPI Heritage & Dragon Boat Festival

When: May 19, 2024 | 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: Bath House Cultural Center | 521 E Lawther Dr, Dallas
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Join the City of Dallas and the National Association of Asian American Professionals for the inaugural AAPI Heritage & Dragon Boat Festival at Bath House Cultural Center in Dallas to enjoy live performances, workshops, art, food and vendors and witness or participate in the dragon boat race. This family-friendly event honors Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month, celebrating the vibrant diversity of North Texas' AAPI community.

15th Annual Asian Marketing Summit

When: May 29 to 30 | See the full schedule
Where: Toyota Motor North America | 6565 Headquarters Drive, Plano
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Don't miss the 15th Annual Asian Marketing Summit from May 29 to 30 at Toyota Motor North America in Plano. This premier event brings together industry leaders to explore marketing excellence, redefine Asian American narratives and understand the power and influence of Asian Americans in shaping the industry. Join top experts for insights, strategies and networking opportunities to shape the future of marketing. Register now for this exclusive summit experience.

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Texas Rangers – Asian Heritage Night

When: June 7, 2024 | 7:05 p.m.
Where: Globe Life Field | 734 Stadium Dr, Arlington

Celebrate Asian Heritage Night at Globe Life Field on June 7, 2024, at 7:05 p.m. as the Texas Rangers face the San Francisco Giants. Community night tickets include a year of the dragon-themed jersey presented by Asia Times Square, available for pickup at the Theme Night kiosk by section 116. For groups of 15 or more, contact Kent Yamamoto at [email protected]. Don't miss this special event honoring Asian heritage!

IRON MEN: The Artistry Of Iron In Samurai Armor

When: April 16 to October 6, 2024 | 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum | 2501 N. Harwood St. Harwood, Dallas

The artistry of iron in samurai armor is on display at the IRON MEN exhibition from April 16 to October 6, 2024, located at The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum in Dallas. This exhibition lets you delve into the pageantry, violence, beauty and honor of Samurai culture through their intricately crafted armor. Explore one of the world's largest collections of samurai artifacts, meticulously curated by the Barbier-Mueller family.

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Omakase At Shodo Japanese Kitchen

When: Tuesday to Saturday, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: Shodo Japanese Kitchen | 1628 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas

Experience Omakase at Shodo Japanese Kitchen, Tuesday to Saturday, where you can delight in a chef's choice menu featuring a ten-course journey of Japanese cuisine, from appetizers to nigiri, sushi and sashimi. The restaurant's semi-private dining room offers a perfect blend of privacy and sociability, providing an intimate setting to savor the freshest ingredients and carefully chosen Japanese delicacies while being part of the restaurant's lively ambiance.

The Crow Museum Of Asian Art Of The University Of Texas At Dallas

When: Tuesday through Sunday, 2024 | 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas | 2010 Flora Street, Dallas
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Discover the arts and cultures of Asia at The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas. Open Tuesday through Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., the museum offers exhibitions, collections, artistic and educational programming and engaging visitor experiences to inspire learning and dialogue about Asian art and culture. Located at 2010 Flora Street, Dallas, it's an enriching destination.

Even More Great Opportunities To Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!

Asian Art Exhibition 2024 At The Courtyard Theater
When: April 16 to May 16, 2024 |
Where: The Courtyard Theater | 1509 H Ave, Plano
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After-Hours Cocktail Tour At The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection
When: May 30, 2024 | 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum | 2501 N. Harwood St. Harwood, Dallas

Lunch Specials At Royal China
When: Sunday to Friday, 2024 | 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Royal China | 6025 Royal Lane #201, Dallas

Craft Cocktails At Wabi House In Dallas
When: Daily, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: Wabi House | 1802 Greenville Ave # 100, Dallas

Happy Hour At Wok Star Chinese
When: Daily, 2024 | 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Where: Wok Star Chinese | 8041 Walnut Hill Ln suite 854, Dallas

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