Guests From Around the World to Attend the First Ever Miss Hollywood Mongolia Pageant in Hollywood, CA

Miss Hollywood Mongolia
An Exclusive Night of Pageantry, Artistry, Music, Fashion, Entertainment, and Cultural Awareness HOLLYWOOD, CA (JANUARY 2018) – Oyugun Inc., is proud to present the first ever Miss Hollywood Mongolia Beauty Pageant, “Witness the Beauty of Mongolia”. The much-anticipated black-tie event will be held Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 6p.m. to 10p.m. with after party immediately following at the Historic Avalon Hollywood located at...

Arab Festival Orlando 2018

Arab Festival Orlando 2018
Arab American Festival, a cultural heritage festival celebrating Arabic art, food, and traditions, was held at Lake Eola Park, Orlando on March 25, 2018. The festival is the area’s largest Arab American Cultural Festival. Vendors included Arabic Food, Arts & Crafts, Businesses and children activities. Arabic folk dances and Arabic pop music performances on stage attracted many to watch....

APAICS Leadership Weekend in Orlando, Florida

Orlando, Florida - Feb. 3-5, 2017 - The Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) is hosting its 2017 Leadership Weekend in Orlando, Florida, to politically engage AAPIs in the state. On Feb. 3 , APAICS will be hosting a Young Leaders Summit from 8:30 a.m to 7 p.m. The 2017 Young Leaders Summit is a one-day conference designed to engage...

2015 Asian’s Top Five Google searched words

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyhSBELXK7A Google unveiled the “2015-the top ten search terms list”. No search ranking for mainland China since Google be blocked in mainland China. What are those hot words in Google search ranking? Following is Google part of Asian countries and regions “2015-the top ten search terms list”: Hong Kong, China iPhone 6s How-Old.net (Microsoft launched a guess age tool) Du Rufeng (Helen To Yu-ung, travel writer and...

Millennia of Chinese Legends Come Alive Through Exquisite Dance and Music

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World’s Premier Classical Chinese Dance Company Returns to Dr. Phillips Center ORLANDO – A daughter disguises herself as a son and takes her father’s place at war. A magical monkey, an ogre, and a humanoid pig protect a Buddhist monk as he journeys to the western heavens on a quest for true teachings. A folk hero gets drunk, but then saves a...

Asian Cultural Festival at Orlando Fashion Square Draws Thousands for May Heritage Month Celebration

Dragon Dance and Lion Dance
In song, by the rhythm of the dance and to the beat of the drums, the vibrant and diverse Asian cultures of Orlando were on display at the Asian American Heritage Council of Central Florida’s 2014 celebration held on Saturday, May 31. City of Orlando Commissioner Robert Stuart and Acting Consulate General of Indonesia His Excellency Isman Pasha welcomed a...

Celebrate the Duanwu Festival in Central Florida

Every summer, Chinese people celebrate the Duanwu Festival 端午節 (Duānwǔ Jié), honoring traditions and legends that are now over 2000 years old. It’s an official public holiday scheduled on the fifth day of the fifth month in the lunar calendar, and you might hear it called the “Double Fifth Festival.” As its timing is based on the lunar calendar,...

Photo Highlights from AAHC Student Achievers’ Scholastic Awards 2016

For the past 25 years, AAHC (the Asian American Heritage Council) has given over $200,000 in scholarships to recognize students of Asian descent for their excellence in academia, leadership, community service, and preservation of culture and language.  This year was no exception. The AAHC 2016 Asian Student Achievers Awards took place at the Orlando Public Library on November 5, 2016,...

CRAZY RICH ASIANS ALIVE IN TAMPA

The Rigodon de Honor performers
Tampa, Florida - Since I moved to Tampa in 1986, I have been invited to emcee so many Philippine and other Asian events. But one of the events that I always looked forward to is emceeing one of the grandest Philippine balls in America, the Sampaguita Ball which took place last Saturday, September 29th that was held at the...

Thousands celebrate Lunar New Year at Dragon Parade

Dragon Parade 2018
This year, 2018, is the year of the dog! In the Chinese Zodiac, the dog is prized for its loyalty and honesty, traits that are great to have and are definitely worth honoring. In Orlando we are fortunate enough to have the "Dragon Parade Lunar New Year Festival", an annual event put together by Mills 50 -  City of Orlando Mainstreet...
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