Diwali, Festival of Lights, at Radha Madhav Dham | Oct 18

Diwali Austin 2014

Radha Madhav Dham celebrates Diwali, Festival of Lights, on Saturday, Oct 18, from 5 pm to Midnight. This year’s festivities include Indian dance and other cultural performances, games, kid activities, outdoor dancing, fireworks and more. #Free #Austin #ATX

Radha Madhav Dham
400 Barsana Road
Austin, TX 78737
 

Diwali Giving Fest | Oct 11

Diwali Giving Fest 2014

Peek into Indian culture and traditions with lots of #free entertainment at Diwali Giving Fest, Saturday, Oct 11, from 4-8 pm at Manor High School. This colorful and festive event features an original Diwali play, classical to Bollywood entertainment and a singing competition. Food and beverages available for purchase. Donations of used or new winter blankets and coats will be accepted for Austin area homeless and refugee populations. #Austin #ATX

Manor High School Cafeteria
12700 Gregg Manor Road
Manor, TX 78653

International Music Festival | Sept 6-7

International  Music Festival 2014

The Texas Music Museum presents the 4th Annual International Music Festival celebrating the diverse cultures of Austin with #free live entertainment and music from around the world. September 6-7 | 12:30 pm -7 pm | George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center | #Austin #ATX

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center
1165 Angelina Street
Austin, TX 78702
 

CELEBRATE ME! SOUTH KOREA | Sept 6

Carver Celebrate Me South Korea

The George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center presents CELEBRATE ME! SOUTH KOREA, Saturday, September 6, from Noon to 4 p.m.  CELEBRATE ME! is a travel event series exploring different cultures from around the world. This #free family-friendly event highlights South Korean culture through art, language, food, geography and history. RSVP (512) 974-4926. #Free #Austin #ATX

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center
1165 Angelina Street
Austin, TX 78702
 

Texas Folklife “Stories from Deep in the Heart” Reception and Public Listening Party | July 18

Texas Folklife Stores from Deep in the Heart July 2014

Texas Folklife presents a free public listening party and reception for the Stories from Deep in the Heart” Summer Institute program on Friday, July 18, from 6-8 p.m. at the Asian American Resource Center. This year’s program documents Asian and Asian American community traditions through audio stories.  “Stories from Deep in the Heart” is Texas Folklife’s award-winning youth radio program that teaches high school students and teachers how to document family and community traditions through audio documentaries. #Austin #ATX

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754
 

Planet Music Series: South Asian featuring Ustad Nizami @ Asian American Resource Center | July 12

Planet Music July 2014

Austin Parks and Recreation Department continues its Planet Music series with an afternoon of South Asian music featuring Ustad Ghulam Farid Nizami at the Asian American Resource Center on Saturday, July 12, from 7-9 p.m. Throughout his 39 year career, Nizami has become a master of Classical Indian, Ghazal, Geet, Qawwali, Bhajan, Pakistani Folk, and Sufi music. He has played for foreign dignitaries including Nelson Mandela and Queen Elizabeth II. #Austin #ATX #Free

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754