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Asian Cultural Expo at MegaCon Orlando

Aug 12, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - Aug 15, 2021 @ 9:00 pm

$25 – $60
Asian Cultural Expo at MegaCon Orlando
Asian Cultural Expo at MegaCon Orlando sponsored by WasabiCon. 4 days 6 special performance and workshop.  Come experience and honor the wonders of Asian culture through exhibitions, and performances.

MegaCon hours:

Thursday    4 PM – 9 PM
Friday        10 AM – 7 PM
Saturday    10 AM – 7 PM
Sunday       10 AM – 5 PM
1. KPOP FANDOM PANEL
August 13 Friday 3 pm at Room W311E Kpop fans! Join this discussion about the bands and culture behind Korean pop music. Share info about your favorite artists, and maybe learn about others you haven’t discovered yet. Presented in part by Asia Trend.

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.

3. TAI CHI DEMONSTRATION AND WORKSHOP

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. 

 


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Details

Start:
Aug 12, 2021 @ 4:00 pm
End:
Aug 15, 2021 @ 9:00 pm
Cost:
$25 – $60
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https://fanexpohq.com/megaconorlando/schedule/

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