Come join the community on May 6, 2018 at the Seattle Center for the 2018 Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration presented by the Asian Pacific Directors Coalition. The event showcases culture, traditions, and the history of Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

Admission is free and family friendly activities are available. Follow and tag the event on social media: #apifestal #apiseattle. Instagram & Twitter: @apiheritage

For more information, visit the event page or the website.


11:45am Seattle Chinese Community Girls Drill Team

12:00pm Opening Remarks: John Chen & Tammy Le, Co-Emcees
Welcoming Remarks: Janice Deguchi, APDC Chairperson and Tam Dinh, 2nd Vice Chair, CAPAA

12:15pm Filipino Youth Activities Drill Team

12:30pm Kinnaly, Laotian Cultural Dancers

12:45pm Wu Shu Martial Arts

1:00pm Ruamjai Thai Dancing

1:15pm Huraiti Mana, Polynesian Dance Troupe

1:30pm Nepal Music Group

1:45pm International Lion Dance Team

2:00pm Alan Sugiyama Hum Bow Eating Contest

  • Emcee: Harold Taniguchi
  • Battle of the Local Celebrities & Community Leaders!

2:30pm Live2Dance, Bollywood Dance Troupe

2:45pm Fraggle Rock Crew, Breakdance Group

3:00pm Luna Lee: International YouTube Music Sensation

3:45pm Morning Star, Korean Cultural Dancers

4:00pm Seattle Aphrodite Fashion Show, presented by MiYoung Margolis

4:15pm Vietnamese Student Association

4:30pm Kaze Daiko, Taiko Drum Group

4:45pm Malaysian Student Association

5:00pm Closing Remarks