New York – Passport to Taiwan
Date: Sunday, May 25, 2014
Time: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Union Square North
Address: New York, NY
At the “Passport to Taiwan” event each year, participants can sample local delicacies from in Taiwan, observe dough figurine makers and calligraphy masters at work in the arts & crafts area, learn about various organizations and agencies, play children’s games, learn about traditional Taiwanese toys in the interactive area, fold cranes in the kids workshop area, and learn more about Taiwan and Taiwanese Americans in the exhibition area.
Since the initiation of the “Passport to Taiwan” festival in 2002, it has become the most important event for the Taiwanese American and the Mandarin Speaking community in the New York Tri-State area. Tremendous resources have been gathered in order to make the event successful. The festival has since become the largest outdoor Taiwanese event in the entire United States. Please join us for a day of festivities!
San Francisco – Taiwanese American Cultural Festival
Date: Saturday, May 10, 2014
Time: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Location: Union Square
Address: San Francisco, CA
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1469213613308273
The 22nd Annual Taiwanese American Cultural Festival officially kicks off May 10th, 2014 at San Francisco’s Union Square. Enjoy mouth-watering Taiwanese delicacies, rock out to live performances and experience the vibrancy of Taiwanese culture. We are also excited to debut our complimentary photo booth experience!
The theme of this year’s festival is, “I Heart Taiwan”. We encourage all in the community to come and celebrate the best of Taiwanese American and Taiwanese culture! We are always open to more volunteers and community sponsors. The festival is free and open to the public. Vendors will be charging for some retail products.
Los Angeles – Taiwanese American Heritage Week Festival
Date: Saturday, May 17, 2014 – Sunday, May 18, 2014
Time: 10:45am – 7:00pm
Location: University-Student Union at California State University
Address: 5154 State University Dr., Los Angeles, CA
Come celebrate with the 16th Annual Taiwanese American Heritage Week with the ever-flourishing, high-spirited and proud Taiwanese Americans of Greater LA/OC. United, we welcome our friends, local community, and civic partners to attend our festival with more food, vendors, shows, and amenities than ever before!