2015 Asian Festival

2015 Asian Festival

Join in the 28th annual celebration of the Asian community and Chinese New Year!

Feb. 21, 2015

Youth Performances

Asian Festival

The Asian Festival features a variety of music and dance performances.


Asian Festival

Bonsai is one of many Asian crafts on display at the annual Asian Festival.

Korean Dance

Asian Festival

The Asian Festival is an opportunity to pass traditions to a new generation.

Lion Dance

Asian Festival

The Chinese New Year is greeted with a Lion Dance to chase away evil spirits.

Martial Arts

Asian Festival

Martial Arts demonstrations are among the offerings at the Asian Festival.


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Year of the Snake

Join us on Saturday, February 16, 2013, for the Year of the Snake celebration at the Institute of Texan Cultures.


Flashback: 2012 - Year of the Dragon

The 25th Anniversary Asian Festival celebrates the Year of the Dragon. The festival is a celebration of San Antonio's diverse and thriving Asian communities.



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The Institute of Texan Cultures invites Texas and Texans to the 25th Annual Asian Festival. What began as a traditional family reunion for the Chinese New Year has expanded to include other Asian communities and participants, showcasing their unique culture and traditions.
The family-friendly event features music, cultural performances, food, fashion, crafts and other products. Guests can enjoy authentic Asian-American food from 15 vendors, offering Japanese, Korean, Thai, Laotian, Philippine and other delectable cuisines.
Guests can enjoy traditional Asian dance and musical performances on three separate stages; multicultural demonstrations of cooking, henna painting and palm reading; and craft sales including clothing, artworks, dolls, silk items and other gifts.


For additional information, call (210) 458-2300 or visit TexanCultures.com. For more information on sponsoring this event, to apply for a booth, or a performance at the Asian Festival, call (210) 458-2224.

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