PRESENTED BY THE ASIAN PACIFIC DIRECTORS COALITION:

 

2017 ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDER (API) HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION
Sunday, May 7, 2017
11:45 AM – 5:00 PM

Seattle Center Armory / Center House Stage

FREE ADMISSION & FAMILY-FRIENDLY

The API Heritage Month Celebration at Seattle Center is a one-of-a-kind event that showcases the culture, traditions, and history of Asians and Pacific Islanders through dance, music, and art. We also have children’s activities, a hum bow eating contest, and a cultural display of nations!

This year, 2017, is the 20th Anniversary of Seattle Center Festál; Festál is a year-long series of community events that celebrate the cultural richness of communities in Seattle. The API Heritage Month Celebration in May is one of these community events.

Featuring THE FILHARMONIC

Edgy & Recent Credit_Jordan Abrantes

SCHEDULE OF PERFORMERS:

FOOD TRUCKS:

ALAN SUGIYAMA HUM BOW EATING CONTEST:

  • KOMO 4:  Ryan Yamamoto & Morgan Chesky
  • KING 5:  Lori Matsukawa & David Espinosa Hall
  • KIRO 7:  Natasha Chen & Patranya Bhoolsuwan
  • KCTS 9:  Enrique Cerna & Florangela Davila
  • Q13:  Aaron Levine & Annie Andrews

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES: 

  • Lei booth – Huraiti Mana
  • Button booth
  • Child IDs – New York Life
  • Crafts

CULTURAL DISPLAYS OF NATIONS BY:
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