Please show your current student ID to receive a free admission ticket. No student tickets are issued at the door. The Asian Celebration was the first place to show these important photographs — and now they have been shown all around Oregon! Melissa Nolledo and her family have been involved with the Asian Celebration for many years and we appreciate being the first site to host this new exhibit. We are proud to present this cultural extravaganza produced entirely by volunteers who are committed to bringing you a taste of Asian culture.
2019 Asian Celebration
The Untold Story – Asian Celebration
Contact: Co-director David Tam davidyuentam gmail. The 34th annual event celebrates the theme Year of the Pig — Get Spirited Away with two full days of nonstop activities for all ages. The doors open both days at a. Both days feature colorful entertainment and cultural dances on three different stages; demonstrations of crafts, martial arts, and cooking Asian cuisine; a fine arts and Asian Heritage exhibit, Marketplace and Asian food vendors, and youth activities in several locations at the Events Center. First time to perform on the main stage this year is the Minidoka Swing Band from Portland. The group was formed in September to encourage youth to remember the perseverance and accomplishments of those who were interned at U. The band consists of 18 musicians and 3 vocalists.
34th Annual Oregon Asian Celebration Feb 16 & 17, 2019
Ada, a Chinese-American, held deep relationships with local businesses and the educational leadership community since the early s. In embracing the diversity that surrounded her, she instilled in her family an appreciation of all cultures. In turn, she wanted to honor her own culture by sharing traditions with the community and encourage future generations to become involved. To share traditions with the community and encourage future generations to become involved Motivation.
I personally wanted to share our gratitude to all of you for your support of the Oregon Asian Celebration. This event is our unified way of celebrating diversity, unity, family and most of all community. We all hope that enjoyed the event as much as we did putting it on and thank you for taking the time to be a part of the celebration.