Russian Spring Fest | March 8

Russian Spring Fest 2015

The Russian Speakers Society presents the 15th Russian Spring Fest concert featuring Flying Balalaika Brothers and Via Romen, Sunday, March 8, 2015, at Unity Church of the Hills. Flying Balalaika Brothers originally was comprised of two virtuoso native Russian musicians whose combined classical training with folk traditions created a unique sound. Via Romen’s music and dance repertoire originates in Eastern and Western Europe and is enriched by jazz, Jewish and Latino styles. #Austin #ATX

Unity Church of the Hills

9905 Anderson Mill Road

Austin, TX 78750

African American Community Heritage Festival | Feb 28

African American Community Heritage Festival 2015

The 16th Annual African American Community Heritage Festival takes place Saturday, February 28, 2015, from 1-5 pm at Huston-Tillotson University. This family friendly event includes a live entertainment mix featuring Grammy Award winning and multiplatinum artist Howard Hewett, Indie artist Chris Hayzel and dance performances, a Kid’s Zone, health fair, and giveaway prizes. Fundraiser benefits the Huston-Tillotson University Scholarship Fund. #Austin #ATX

Huston-Tillotson University Campus

900 East Chicon Street

Austin, TX 78702

 

CineFestival Latino Film Festival | San Antonio | Feb 21-28

CineFestival 2015

The 37th Annual CineFestival, the nation’s original and longest-running Latino film festival, takes place February 21-28, 2015, at the Guadalupe Theater in San Antonio, Texas. The eight day program boasts world, regional, and U.S. premieres culminating with the Premios Mesquite honoring the festival’s stand out entries in documentary and narrative filmmaking. #SanAntonio #CineFestival

Guadalupe Theater

1301 Guadalupe Street

San Antonio, TX 78207

 

 

Chinese New Year Celebration @ Austin’s Chinatown Center | Feb 21

Image Credit: Chinatown Center in Austin

Image Credit: Chinatown Center in Austin

Celebrate the Year of the Goat at Chinatown Center on Saturday, February 21, 2015, from 10 am to 6pm. Opening ceremonies include traditional firecrackers, cultural dances, dragon and lion dance team performances, martial arts and yoga performances. Additional festivities include a community resource fair, rides, magic show and more! Activities may have fees; cash recommended. #Austin #ATX

Chinatown Center

10901 N. Lamar Blvd.

Austin, TX 78753

 

Asian Festival @ Institute of Texan Cultures | San Antonio | Feb 21

ITC Asian Festival 2015

The Institute of Texan Cultures in San Antonio invites you to celebrate the Year of the Ram at the 28th Annual Asian Festival on Saturday, February 21, 2015, from 10am to 5pm. The annual festival celebrates the Chinese New Year and the diverse Asian community of Texas with a lion dance parade, music, cultural performances, cooking demos, fashion, crafts, authentic Asian-American foods and more. #SanAntonio #ChineseNewYear

Institute of Texan Cultures

UTSA HemisFair Park Campus

801 E. César E. Chávez Blvd.

San Antonio, TX 78205