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Hong Kong Week: WOMEN WHO FLIRT

Watch WOMEN WHO FLIRT during the Hong Kong Week, streaming from October 6 to 10.
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Hong Kong Week: MEN ON THE DRAGON

Watch MEN ON THE DRAGON during the Hong Kong Week, streaming from October 6 to 10.
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China Week: A TOUCH OF SPRING

Watch A TOUCH OF SPRING during the China Week, streaming from September 29 to October 3.
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China Week: ALL ABOUT ING

Watch ALL ABOUT ING during the China Week, streaming from September 29 to October 3.
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China Week: BEST DIRECTOR

Watch the BEST DIRECTOR during the China Week, streaming from September 29 to October 3.
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Taiwan Week: TSUNMA TSUNMA: MY SUMMER WITH THE FEMALE MONASTICS OF THE HIMALAYA

Watch the TSUNMA TSUNMA: MY SUMMER WITH THE FEMALE MONASTICS OF THE HIMALAYA during the Taiwan Week: Spotlight in Documentaries, streaming from September 22 to 26.
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Taiwan Week: WALKING DHARMA

Watch the WALKING DHARMA during the Taiwan Week: Spotlight in Documentaries, streaming from September 22 to 26.
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Taiwan Week: WATER WITH LIFE

Watch WATER WITH LIFE during the Taiwan Week: Spotlight in Documentaries, streaming from September 22 to 26.
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Taiwan Week: FORMOSAN B.B. IS COMING

Watch the FORMOSAN B.B. IS COMING during the Taiwan Week: Spotlight in Documentaries, streaming from September 22 to 26.
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Japan Week Streaming Four New Films

This season’s selection of films from Japan proves as eclectic as ever with a fascinating diversity of styles and themes, by emerging and established creators. The festival is thrilled to present the World Premiere of Japan’s new anime film HAPPY-GO-LUCKY DAYS, LIFE: UNTITLED, the North American Premiere of A DOBUGAWA DREAM, and LIFE FINDS A WAY.
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Walgreens Chicago International Dragon Boat Festival

Walgreens International Dragon Boat Festival is coming to Chicago on July 30. Ascene Chicago would love to share the fun and excitement with you on the Ascene Chicago Dragon Boat.
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33rd Annual Lunar New Year Festival

Happy Lunar New Year! The 2016 AACC Gala will mark the beginning of the Year of the Monkey with the theme: “Envision. Enlighten. Empower.”
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Arts & Culture Doc Fest 2017

Arts & Culture Doc Fest (ACDF) is an annual documentary festival curated by Sophia's Choice and co-presented with hosting partner Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events (DCASE)
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Lights, Camera, Kimchi! Welcome to the Inaugural Taste of Korea Festival

The Inaugural Taste of Korea Festival will be held on August 5 and 6, 2017 at the West parking lot of Old Orchard Shopping Mall at 4999 Old Orchard Center, West Mall in Skokie.
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2017 Rang Barse Annual Indoor Holi Party

Chicago's Annual Indoor Holi Party! Come celebrate the Indian 'Festival of Color' Always a one of a kind event where you can drink, dance, play Holi
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2017 Chicago International Dragon Boat Festival

The popular Chicago International Dragon Boat Festival returns to Arlington Heights on Saturday July 29, 2017. The annual tradition brings the community together lakeside to Lake Arlington for a day of racing and festivities!
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2018 Asian Heritage Festival

MORA'S 2018 ASIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL AT THE PROMENADE in BOLINGBROOK
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Skokie Festival of Cultures

The Philippines will be represented along with 22 other countries during its Opening Ceremony on Saturday, May 19 from 1:05-2PM at the outside stage. A cultural performance by the Filipino Kali Eskrima Academy
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Club Asia @ Bentwood!

Club Asia plays our inaugural festival!
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Kultura Festival 2018

KULTURA FESTIVAL IS SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018! LIMITED NUMBER OF DISCOUNTED EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE THIS MONDAY, APRIL 23, ONLINE!
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Eat, Drink, Korea

The event’s festivities will be preceded by a short prayer for the North Korean refugees in Crossing Borders’ care.
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World Music Festival meets the World Dumpling Fest at Navy Pier

On Sunday, September 23, World Music Festival meets the World Dumpling Fest at Navy Pier's Polk Bros Park Performance Lawn to deliver food, culture and international performances from 1 until 7:30 p.m. as part of a special collaboration with Navy Pier, Chicago Cultural Alliance and DCASE.
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慶祝中秋節 // Mid-Autumn Festival

Roots & Routes Initiative and Chinese American Museum of Chicago - Raymond B. & Jean T. Lee Center would like to invite everyone to a special night out in a hidden gem along the lakefront!!
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Matsuri Festival 2018

The 4th annual Japan House Matsuri Festival will be held on Sunday, September 9.
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Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration

Come celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival with the Chinese American Museum of Chicago with music, food, storytelling, arts and craft, and more!
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Chicago Japanese Matsuri

Come join Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya and Japanese Culture Center - 日本文化会館 at the Chicago Japanese Matsuri!
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Stir Friday Night Presents: East By East East

Come see Stir Friday Night’s newest sketch comedy revue! And you’ll experience Chicago’s 2018 Asian-American sketch comedy festival, East By East East!
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A-Squared Asian American Performing Arts Festival 2018

The A-Squared Asian American Performing Arts Festival 2018 features three evenings of the art of contemporary performance by American artists descended from the Asian diaspora, including contemporary and traditioanl dance, improv/sketch comedy, jazz, performance art, and theatre.
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Kagami-Biraki

Please join JASC and Tohkon Judo Academy in welcoming in the New Year at the annual Kagami-Biraki celebration.
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Miss Chinese Chicago at Lunar New Year Parade

This is a free public event held every year by the Chinatown Special Events Committee.
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Holi - The Festival of Colors

The Festival of colors announces the passing of winter and arrival of spring. It welcomes the spring and celebrates the new energy of the season, festival that breathes joyful atmosphere of social merriment.
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AAEN @ UCA-IL Lunar New Year Celebration

Join UCA Illinois to celebrate Chinese New Year at the 2019 Jiaozi Fest.
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Piyesta Pinoy 2019

Piyesta Pinoy or Philippine Fest, now on it's 6th year, is an annual celebration and showcase of Filipino heritage and culture, and is the biggest Filipino Festival in the Midwest.
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Global Connections: Holi

Join us in the Aon Grand Ballroom for Holi, a Hindu spring festival celebrated in India and Nepal, also known as the “festival of colors” or the “festival of love.”
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GINZA 2019 Holiday Festival

GINZA HOLIDAY FESTIVAL- A 3 day celebration of Japanese Culture.
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Chicago Sake Fest - A River North Sake Tasting!

Taste a variety of sakes! We will have over 20 varieties to choose from!
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UIC aKDPhi: 773 Night Market 2019

The sisters of alpha Kappa Delta Phi International Sorority, Inc. would like to invite you to our first ever 773 Night Market!
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The 2019 Xilin Lantern Festival

The Xilin Lantern Festival is an annual cultural event produced by the Chicago Huaxing Arts Troupe and sponsored by the Naperville SECA fund and local businesses & corporations. This event is composed of two parts: a Games & Activity Fair in the afternoon and a stage performance in the early evening.
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UChicago Holi 2019!

A celebration of Holi, South Asia's vibrant and colorful spring festival! Cover your friends in the colors of spring.
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Thai Night 2019: Songkran Festival

Come celebrate the Thai New Year with us at Thai Night 2019: Songkran Festival!
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Natsu Matsuri “Summer Festival”

Please come for our temple’s annual fundraiser - a celebration of culture, food and community. This year’s cultural display is themed “Samurai” - featuring armor and weapons used by the traditional warriors.
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Kizuki Chicago Japanese Matsuri 2019

The Kizuki Chicago Japanese Matsuri is going to take place the NEWCITY plaza located in the heart of Lincoln Park on Saturday, September 21th and 22nd, 2019.
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Japan Festival Chicago 2019

The largest Japan showcase in Midwest! Chicago Japan Festival will be held on Sunday, June 16th at Millennium Park.
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Chicago, IL Water Lantern Festival

Water Lantern Festival is an amazing experience where you'll witness the magic of the lanterns as they light up the water.
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Thai Food Festival Chicago 2019

Join us and experience Thai culture at Thai food festival 2019. We’re glad to be returning this year with 14 food vendors from Thai restaurants around Chicago.
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World Dumpling Fest 2019

Mark your calendars for World Dumpling Fest, the kick off to the Inherit Chicago, September 29th, 2019!
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Ragamala: A Celebration of Indian Classical Music

World Music Festival Chicago opens Friday, September 13, with Ragamala: A Celebration of Indian Classical Music, a FREE overnight concert starting at 6 p.m. through 8 a.m. on Saturday.
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On Devon Fest

Enjoy live performances and delicious foods. The event is free and offers chaperoned kids spaces.
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2019 Mid-Autumn Festival

This event is done in partnership through the Roots & Routes Initiative with the Chicago Park District's Night Out in the Parks Program, Chinese-American Museum of Chicago and The Field Museum.
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Skokie Festival of Colors

Enjoy various cultures of food, music, dance and fling colors until your heart’s content. We hope you can join the festivities as we celebrate all generations of our diverse communities from youth to seniors.
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CSAFF 2019 Opening Night

The evening will conclude with an exclusive gala reception along with a special Augmented Reality Film Immersive and CSAFF 10 Years celebration booth.
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CSAFF 2019 Passes

The Chicago South Asian Film Festival (CSAFF) is dedicated to fostering a diverse cinematic experience in America through South Asian films. CSAFF is celebrating its 10th year in 2019 and the festival will host a number of special events at the film festival.
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Haibayô: Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

Join us on September 21st from 9PM-3AM for a spectacular line-up of performances, DJ sets, and vendors.
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Subtitle: Southeast Asian Short Film Festival

A diverse program of short films by established and emerging Southeast Asian filmmakers, ranging from documentary and fiction to experimental films.
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FAHM Festival

Come join us on Sunday, October 20th from 4:30-6:30 at Bubbles Academy to celebrate Filipino American History Month! A portion of proceeds will benefit AFIRE Chicago, a local filipino immigration rights empowerment group.