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

Austin Dragon Boat Festival and Races | April 26

Image Credit: Austin Dragon Boat Festival

Image Credit: Austin Dragon Boat Festival

Enjoy friendly, competitive dragon boat races at the 16th Annual Austin Dragon Boat Festival and Races. In addition to the races, this family-friendly, multi-cultural event offers different cultural music and dance performances, martial arts demonstrations, Taiko Drums and Lion Dance. Dragon Boat racing has grown from its origins in ancient China and is now an international sport. Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 10 am to 3 pm| Festival Beach on Lady Bird Lake | #FREE #Austin #ATX

Festival Beach
2101 Jesse E. Segovia Street
Austin, TX 78702
 

World Tai Chi & Qigong Day | April 26

World Tai Chi Day 2014

The public is invited to join Tai Chi schools from across Central Texas for World Tai Chi & Qigong Day at the Asian American Resource Center on Saturday, April 26, from 9 am to 1 pm. Join people worldwide in sending a wave of healing energy around the planet. Everyone is invited to this #FREE event, regardless of experience. #Austin #ATX

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754
 

Asian Fantasy Character Design Workshop for Ages 4-10 | May 3 | Registration Deadline: April 27

AARC Asian Fantasy Character Workshop

The Asian American Resource Center invites children ages 4-10 to participate in an Asian Fantasy Character Design Workshop with award-winning children’s book artist and author, Yangsook Choi, on Saturday, May 3, 2014. Children will meet mythical characters from ancient Asia, and then design their own characters! Stories include Filipino vampire Sigbin, Korean goblin Tokebi, a child sumo wrestler Kintaro, and a Nine-Tailed Foxx from the Han dynasty. Walk-in or Phone Registration Only | Cost is $10 per child | Registration Deadline: April 27

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754
(512) 974-1700
 

Planet Music: Chinese Classical Music and Dance | April 6

Planet Music April 2014

Austin Parks and Recreation Department presents its Planet Music series with an afternoon of Chinese classical music and dance featuring April Rain School of Chinese Dance and the Austin Chinese Chamber Orchestra on Sunday, April 6, from 2-4 p.m. #Austin #ATX #Free

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Road
Austin, TX 78754