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Asian Cultural Expo at MegaCon Orlando
Aug 12, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - Aug 15, 2021 @ 9:00 pm$25 – $60
Friday 10 AM – 7 PM
Saturday 10 AM – 7 PM
Sunday 10 AM – 5 PM
2. LEARN ORIGAMI
August 14 Saturday 12:45 pm at Room W310A The Japanese art of paper folding (origami) is something fans of pop culture readily recognize in anime, manga, and even science fiction films like Blade Runner. Join the team from Central Florida’s Asia Trend organization as they teach this all ages workshop suitable for beginners and those already familiar with the art form. Supplies will be provided.
August 15 Sunday 12 pm at Room W311E Originally developed for self-defense, tai chi has evolved into a graceful form of exercise that’s now used for stress reduction and a variety of other health conditions. Often described as meditation in motion, tai chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements. Stop by for a Tai Chi demonstration and workshop presented by the Orlando HanQing Tai Chi Culture and Art Center in association with Asia Trend.
4. TAIKO DRUM DEMONSTRATION AND WORKSHOP
August 15 Sunday 2:30 pm at Room W311E Orlando Taiko Dojo is a Japanese drumming troupe who actively performs at events all across Central Florida. They demonstrate the traditional art of Japanese drums known as “Taiko.” Taiko drums were used in battlefields and have been used in religious ceremonies and festivals for over 2000 years in Japan. Stop by to see a live demonstration and workshop about this musical art form followed by a live performance! Presented in part by Asia Trend.
5. ORLANDO TAIKO DOJO LIVE!
August 15 Sunday 3 pm at Room W311E Orlando Taiko Dojo presents a live performance for MEGACON attendees! Immerse yourself in the energy and excitement of the traditional art of Japanese drums known as “Taiko.” Presented in part by Asia Trend.
6. HENNA TATTOO ARTS
At Asia Trend Booth 3002 on Aug 13 Friday: 10am to 7pm / Aug 14 Saturday: 2pm to 6pm / Aug 15 Sunday: 10am to 5pm at Asia Trend booth – Beautiful Henna Tattoo by Henna by Priya artists. Come and get your henna tattoo.