Culture and Fun Descend Onto the 2018 Asian Festival

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The 2018 Asian Festival brings together San Antonio’s many diverse Asian communities, giving San Antonians a glimpse into authentic Asian culture and cuisine without the 15+-hour flight.

Visitors of all ages are invited out to come and experience the fun on Saturday, February 17th. Attendees will have the chance to enjoy captivating musical performances, indulge in Asian cuisine from more than 15 different countries in Asia, create arts and crafts, and so much more!

Every Dog Has Its Year

This year marks the Year of the Dog on the Chinese calendar and the 31st edition of the Asian Festival. What started off as a traditional family reunion for the Chinese New Year has now expanded to include Asian cultures from mainland China, the Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asian nations, and island nations in the pacific.

Take your taste buds on a journey across Asia in just one day. With a list of more than 15 different food vendors representing multiple countries across Asia, there are a multitude of culinary options.

Festival Fun For the Kids

The 2018 Asian Festival is the perfect family-friendly event, with arts and crafts, henna painting, palm reading, and craft sales including clothing, dolls, silk items, and other gifts your kids are sure to love.

Also, children under the age of five are completely free! To learn more about the 2018 Asian Festival, visit

Date: Saturday, February 17th
Hours: 10:00 A.M.–5:00 P.M.
Tickets: Adults: $10 ($12 at the gate), children (6–12): $5; children under 5: free
Location: Institute of Texan Cultures (801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd.)

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