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CABA Chicago 34th Installation Ceremony

CABA invites you to attend its annual Installation Gala, which will take place on October 20, 2020 from 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM on Zoom.
Community

Volunteer Service Day at St. James Food Pantry

NAAAP-Chicago typically hosts an annual Service Day with St. James Food Pantry. This year was no different - we came out to help and felt a sense of accomplishment.
Community

16th Korean Seniors Day Celebration

Each year over 700 Korean seniors, families, and volunteers gather together for a day of recognition and celebration for our seniors’ dedication to their families and communities.
Community

Project: Vision - 9th Annual Fall Soirée and Silent Auction

Please join us for an evening of food, open bar, music, and an exciting silent auction as we celebrate PV's recent successes and look forward to another year of progress and new opportunities!
Arts/Entertainment

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.”
Arts/Entertainment

NYE 2017 Annual Gala 24-Carat Magic VORA Chicago

Bombay Beatz Entertainment & ABCDChicago.com invite you to our Annual and most EXCLUSIVE New Years Eve Gala - 24K MAGIC!
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2017 CMAA's Lunar New Year

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster!
Arts/Entertainment

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)
Community

34th Annual Gala - One World, Our World - by the AACC

Like a kaleidoscope, we are most magnificent when our colors unite —illustrating the beauty in working together. In this spirit, this year’s 34th annual gala themed "One world, Our world" offers an evening of entertainment, dinner, awards and colorful harmony.
Arts/Entertainment

Jackie Chan's Long Yun Kung Fu Troupe

Celebrate Chinese New Year with Jackie Chan’s Long Yun Kung Fu Troupe from Beijing for an evening of heart-stopping artistry and athleticism.
Community

25th Annual Benefit-Dinner Hanul 2017

The annual benefit dinner is Hanul’s largest fundraising event, inviting donors, funders, community partners and leaders of Hanul Family Alliance.
Arts/Entertainment

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
Business

13th Annual Silk Road Conference

Representatives from Northwest Indiana’s business and academic communities are teaming to gather for the success of bringing new business, trade, investment, and tourism opportunities to the area.
Arts/Entertainment

22nd Annual Asian American Showcase

The Foundation for Asian American Independent Media (FAAIM) and the Gene Siskel Film Center present The 22nd Annual Asian American Showcase celebrating the vibrant work of Asian American filmmakers, March 31 through April 12.
Community

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!
Community

Lunar Ball 2017

The 5th Annual Lunar Ball is Chicago’s largest charitable fundraiser for Asian American young professionals and friends.
Community

2017 AAPIP National Network Convening

“Elevating AAPI Philanthropy: Leaders. Knowledge. Impact.” This expanded two-day meeting will explore the ways that philanthropy, working in partnership with AAPI community leaders and assets, are expanding and mobilizing resources for vulnerable AAPI communities.
Arts/Entertainment

2017 Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy

The Chinese dragon boat race dates back to over 2,000 years and is a popular sport among Chinese and Asian communities all over the world. Over 10,000 visitors are expected to attend this annual event.
Arts/Entertainment

2017 Kollaboration Chicago Showcase

Join us as we celebrate six of the most talented Asian Americans in the Chicagoland area as they compete for the title of the 2017 Kollaboration Chicago Winner and a chance to compete in Kollaboration Star this fall.
Community

PASO's Annual Dinner & Celebration

PASO's Annual Dinner Celebration honoring Jose Antonio Vargas, Illinois State Reps Lisa Hernandez and Emanuel "Chris" Welch and Alice Cottingham
Community

18th Annual Korean Seniors Day

Annual celebration of Korean Senior's with raffle and cultural performances
Arts/Entertainment

Piyesta Pinoy 2018

5th Annual Philippine Fest PIYESTA PINOY at Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center
Arts/Entertainment

2018 Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy

The Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce will host its 18th Annual Dragon Boat Race for Literacy on June 23, 2018 at Ping Tom Memorial Park in Chinatown.
Community

1st Annual Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Veteran Program

The Evanston Vet Center we will be hosting its 1st Annual Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Veteran Program/Luncheon and would like to invite community organizations and members to attend as guests.
Community

Dim Sum & Then Some: The Uptown 5K

Use $5 Discount Code: ASCENE
Arts/Entertainment

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
Food

2018 Taste of Taiwan

TJCCC Annual Gala “Taste of Taiwan”, take place at ATE Music House on Saturday, June 9, featuring authentic Taiwanese food, open bar drinks, music, raffle, and much more
Arts/Entertainment

Destination Asia Festival

On Friday, August 3, kick off our fifth annual Destination Asia festival with a formal ceremony, engaging performances, culinary delights, and a breathtaking Japanese lantern display.
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Matsuri Festival 2018

The 4th annual Japan House Matsuri Festival will be held on Sunday, September 9.
Arts/Entertainment

Shubukai 42nd Annual Performance

Shubukai 42nd Annual Performanceby Fujima Ryu Japanese Classical Dance.
Community

KCCoC 8th Annual Benefit Gala

We would like to invite you to the 8th Annual Benefit Gala for the Korean Cultural Center of Chicago (KCCoC), a showcase of Korean traditional music and dance. This premier gala will be held on Sunday, October 7.
Arts/Entertainment

Chicago Japanese Matsuri

Come join Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya and Japanese Culture Center - 日本文化会館 at the Chicago Japanese Matsuri!
Arts/Entertainment

2018 SoriBeat Annual Show

GPI's youth pungmul ensemble SoriBeat presents the 3rd Annual Show.
Community

CMAA's 37th Annual Dinner & Silent Auction

Please join Chinese Mutual Aid Association at our Annual Dinner and Silent Auction on Wednesday, November 28, 2018.
Business

11th Annual Fall Soireé & Silent Auction

Project: VISION is hosting the 11th Annual Fall Soiree & Silent Auction this year! Please join in celebration of our 15th school year!
Business

Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce: 36th Annual Gala

The Annual Gala is the Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce's major fundraising event. Celebrating and uniting the largest gathering of Chinese and American business leaders in the Chicago metropolitan area
Arts/Entertainment

Asian American Jazz Fest: Tatsu Aoki, Jonathan Chen, Kikù Hibino

Come and celebrate the 23rd anniversary of the Chicago Asian American Jazz Festival.
Community

Chinese Mutual Aid's Dim Sum & then some 5k

Please join the Chinese Mutual Aid Association on June 1.
Community

Asian American Holiday Party and 6th Annual Toy Drive

Come join TAP-Chicago, TJCCC, and the Typhoon dragon boat team for our Holiday Party and 6th Annual Toy Drive at Nellcôte on Monday, December 17th!
Community

Kagami-Biraki

Please join JASC and Tohkon Judo Academy in welcoming in the New Year at the annual Kagami-Biraki celebration.
Arts/Entertainment

2019 Argyle Lunar New Year

We hope you'll join us as we kick off the YEAR OF THE PIG with music, colorful lion dances, entertainment, and more!
Arts/Entertainment

Miss Chinese Chicago at Lunar New Year Parade

This is a free public event held every year by the Chinatown Special Events Committee.
Arts/Entertainment

2019 Chinese New Year Celebration

Join the Chinese American Museum of Chicago in welcoming and celebrating the Year of the Pig at our Annual Chinese New Year Celebration.
Community

AACC 36th Annual Lunar New Year Gala

This black-tie event is the largest annual celebration for the Asian American community in the Midwest. The event is attended by over 1200 Asian American community and business leaders, representing over 300 Asian American organizations, corporate management and elected officials.
Arts/Entertainment

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.
Community

Japanese American Memorial Day Service

The Japanese Mutual Aid Society of Chicago will hold its annual Memorial Day service in the Japanese section of Montrose Cemetery (5400 N. Pulaski Road, Chicago) on Monday, May 27, 2019.
Arts/Entertainment

3rd Annual Toyoaki Shubukai Spring Recital

Please come and experience our 3rd Annual collaboration between Japanese classical dance and live traditional music, perpetuating the legacy for performing arts diaspora here in the Midwest.
Arts/Entertainment

SASA Show 2019 - Mission: SASA

Join us for our most highly anticipated event of the year, an evening of South Asian food, culture, dance, song, and all-around fun—come watch your friends light up the stage in UChicago's biggest and grandest cultural event ever!
Arts/Entertainment

Let's Get FAAIMous! A SLAYsian American Showcase!

The 24th Annual Asian American Showcase presents: Let's Get FAAIMous! A SLAYsian American Showcase!
Food

Ulam: Main Dish

A documentary centered around the food traditions of the Philippines, ULAM delves into the trials and tribulations of chefs and entrepreneurs laboring to bring Filipino cuisine to the American mainstream.
Arts/Entertainment

Seadrift

The 24th Annual Asian American Showcase presents: Seadrift Film
Arts/Entertainment

Nailed It - Vietnamese Nail Salon Documentary

The 24th Annual Asian American Showcase presents: NAILED IT
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Fiction & Other Realities

The 24th Annual Asian American Showcase presents the closing night feature film:FICTION AND OTHER REALITIES
Arts/Entertainment

Go Back to China w/ Special Guest Lynn Chen

The 24th Annual Asian American Showcase presents:GO BACK TO CHINA
Community

19th Annual Senior's Day Celebration

The event has also been known for its excellent Korean traditional music and dance performances presented by local and international artists to provide the Korean elderly an opportunity to revisit their cultural identity and enrich their qualities of life through empowerment and socialization in the form of Korean traditional art.
Community

Purple Ball

Join us for an evening filled with cultural entertainment, silent auction, open bar, dinner, and free Korean food tasting!
Community

5th Annual Sampaguita Scholarship Ball 2019

On July 27th, join us for dinner and dancing at The Sampaguita Ball as we select a new group of scholarship recipients in the Miss Sampaguita USA 2019 Scholarship Competition.
Arts/Entertainment

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.
Community

Asian American & Pacific Islander Community Annual Luncheon

Don't miss the annual luncheon event in celebration of Chicago's Asian American and Pacific Islander community!
Community

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration

We’re proud to host our annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebration. This year, our esteemed guests include Ji Suk Yi and Sid Bala who will join Wintrust CEO Ed Wehmer for a candid conversation about their experiences, challenges, and accomplishments.
Community

CSRPC ANNUAL PUBLIC LECTURE: JOSE ANTONIO VARGAS

The CSRPC's Annual Public Lecture features distinguished public intellectuals whose work promotes engaged thought and scholarship around topics of race and ethnicity within the public sphere.
Arts/Entertainment

DePaul SASA & PSA Presents: Crazy Rich Desis

DePaul University's South Asian Student Association and Pakistani Student Association cordially invite you all to the 21st annual Cultural show, Crazy Rich Desis, on April 27th at 6:00 pm.
Arts/Entertainment

2019 TJCCC 5th Annual Bowling Tournament

The tournament will consist 2 hours of bowling with optional warm-up and 2 games. The individual winners and the winning teams will be awarded with exciting prizes such as gift cards or cash.
Community

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.
Business

University of Chicago Graduate China Forum

The University of Chicago Graduate China Forum is an annual event that aims to incubate and facilitate intellectual exchanges related to contemporary U.S.-China issues.
Community

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.
Community

2019 Summer Soiree

FALA Chicago invites members, colleagues, and friends to its annual summertime celebration.
Arts/Entertainment

Chicago ROAR Story Slam 2019

The ROAR Story Slam is a live storytelling event where 5-6 finalists, who have been selected from the first round of video entries, will compete on stage with their personal stories about the Korean American experience.
Business

Argyle Night Market - Opening Night!

We are thrilled to be back and hosting the 7th annual Argyle Night Market this summer. Delicious food, live music, cultural performances, family fun - FREE admission.
Business

Joint Asian American Leaders Caucus Launch Party

Join us for the Chicago Launch Party of the Joint Asian American Leaders Caucus!
Arts/Entertainment

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.
Arts/Entertainment

Coffeehouse 2k19: The Story Of Us

Coffeehouse is back! Join us for the 12th annual Coffeehouse at the HANA Center where this year's theme is The Story of Us.
Community

SABA Chicago's Tenth Annual Gala & Foundation Benefit

SABA Chicago's Annual Gala is now our Installation Ceremony for our new executive board and a benefit for the SABA Chicago Foundation.
Community

3rd Annual community picnic and Papaya Salad contest

Join us for our annual end of summer community picnic BBQ. Burgers, Hot dogs, Papaya salad, and more.
Food

1st Annual Kizuki Ultimate Ramen Challenge

The first annual Kizuki Ultimate Ramen Challenge will take place during the 2019 Kizuki Chicago Japanese Matsuri on Sunday 09/21.
Community

32nd Annual AABA Installation Ceremony

Join FALA Chicago in celebrating the incoming officers and board members of the Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Chicago Area during the 32nd Annual AABA Installation Ceremony and Awards Reception on Tuesday, September 17.
Food

4th Annual Taste of Uptown

The 4th Annual Taste of Uptown is an event that continues to celebrate Uptown’s amazing cultural and culinary diversity.
Arts/Entertainment

Re: Title // Immigrant & Refugee Youth Art Gallery

The gallery will feature a week of cultural and political programming.
Community

CMAA's 38th Annual Dinner

It is an exciting time for CMAA’s 38th Annual Dinner as we are “Celebrating 20 Years of Young Women Warriors,” in honor of our longstanding girls' mentorship program.
Community

Indo-American Democratic Organization 40th Annual Banquet

Our banquet will be an opportunity to celebrate the victories of the past year and ensure we are able to continue doing vital political engagement and advocacy to support our community especially with the fast approaching primary elections.
Arts/Entertainment

Shubukai: Fujima Japanese Classical Dance

This event demonstrates the foundational goal of maintaining aesthetic integrity through continued training and performance in the traditional arts, including taiko, shamisen, and classical dance.
Community

CABA 2019 Holiday Party

Join the Chinese American Bar Association of Greater Chicago ("CABA") for its Annual End of the Year Holiday Party!
Community

FACES Midwest Winter Dinner

Come join us for a fun filled night of dinner, dancing & socializing at our Annual FACES Midwest Winter Dinner and Scholarship Fundraiser.
Community

VAI's Lunar Year Dinner & Celebration

Please join the Vietnamese Association of Illinois in our celebration of Tết with a night of food, music, and festivities! Please join us in welcoming the Year of the Rat at our annual Tết (Lunar New Year) celebration!
Community

2020 Argyle Lunar New Year

 Join them as they kick off the YEAR OF THE RAT with music, colorful lion dances, live entertainment, and our community parade which will start at Argyle & Winthrop at 1:00pm sharp. Join Alderman Harry Osterman, Uptown United, and the Argyle business community for this special event!
Community

Mochitsuki

Join us for our annual tradition of pounding rice to usher in the new year!
Community

2020 Chinese New Year Dumpling Making Dinner

the Chicago Chinese Cultural Institute’s Chinese New Year Dumpling Making Dinner is one of the year’s most anticipated annual events for celebrating the Chinese New Year here in Chicago.
Community

#IAmAnImmigrant Storytelling Event by HANA Center

We find collective liberation through stories that center our community, and are challenged to be agents of change taking action to advance a world with dignity and justice for all.
Community

2020 Chinese New Year Celebration

Please join the Chinese American Museum of Chicago in welcoming and celebrating the Year of the Rat at our Annual Chinese New Year Celebration.
Community

2020 Kanpai Chicago Japanese Matsuri

The 2020 Kanpai Chicago Japanese Matsuri will be a beverage one day event that serves all different kind of alcoholic beverage from Japan, many parts of Asia and some excellent local breweries along with art & martial art performance!
Arts/Entertainment

Arts & Culture Doc Fest (ACDF)

Arts & Culture Doc Fest (ACDF) is an annual documentary festival curated by Sophia's Choice featuring some never-before-seen documentaries covering music, dance, art and history that are sourced directly from mainland China-based media organization.
Business

AREAA 2020 Annual Gala

Come join AREAA for their annual installation of the new board of directors and incoming president Amy Duong Kim.
Arts/Entertainment

4th Annual Toyoaki Shabukai Spring Recital

Please come and experience our 4th Annual collaboration between Japanese classical dance and live traditional music, perpetuating the legacy for performing arts diaspora here in the Midwest.
Arts/Entertainment

28th Annual Asia Symposium - College of DuPage

Join the 28th Annual Asia Symposium at College of DuPage
Business

2020 National AAPI Business Summit

As co-Chair of WHIAAPI, Secretary Wilbur L. Ross caps off the series of webinars with his remarks for the 2020 National AAPI Business Summit, an annual event hosted by the Department of Commerce and the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA).
Community

2nd annual Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Day Against Bullying + Hate

Act To Change is rallying the nation around the 2nd annual Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Day Against Bullying + Hate on May 18, 2020.