Date: February 16
Time: noon to 8:30 PM
Venue: AISD Performing Arts Center, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd, Austin, TX 78723
The Austin Chinese-American Network (ACAN) will partner with local schools, Asian American organizations, and popular Chinese restaurants to present the Austin Chinese Culture Festival (ACCF).The event will include a culinary festival, cultural exhibits and showcases, from noon – 5:30 PM, and a performance on the main stage from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.
Noon – 5:30 PM (Free admission. Tickets available online and on-site for food, games and souvenirs):
• 15-booth culinary festival offering 50+ crowd favorites from popular Chinese restaurants and the Fo Guang Shan Xiang Yun Buddhist temple;
• 15 cultural exploration booths including exhibits, games, and souvenirs; and
• 5 hours of nonstop showcases including the Lion Dance, Tai Chi, Kung Fu, Chinese watercolor painting, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese ethnic costumes, and more.
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM (Admission tickets available online and on-site):
• 2 hours of stunning performances and sensational music including the drum dance, Taiwanese Aboriginal dance, Guzheng, Pipa, Qipao fashion show, master Tai Chi show, Chinese folk dances and songs.
Join us to celebrate our five thousand year-old civilization. Tickets can be purchased in advance below. Seating is limited so act quickly!
Check out the program previews and related news on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AustinChineseAmerican or our website: www.austinchineseamericannetwork.org
Note: Original ticket prices:
Orchestra $28, Mezzanine $22, & Balcony $16.
Note: Tickets are nonrefundable. Seating for the performance will be assigned within the purchased zone on first-come-first-serve basis. Tickets purchased online must be picked up at will-call windows. Loud children will be asked to watch the show in a separate room with real-time streaming. No theater entry or re-entry during a performance.