Asian Culture Fest 2014

Arts and Entertainment

March 31, 2014

From: Cincinnati Museum Center

Our 10th annual Asian Culture Fest will highlight the rich histories, arts, and traditions of China, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam and Nepal through demonstrations, storytelling, dance performances, workshops, cultural displays and an Asian marketplace with authentic Asian merchandise!

Schedule of Events:

Saturday, April 12, 2014
 
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.: Asian Market Place - Rotunda
We have expanded our marketplace. Enjoy new Asian themed merchandise from Japanese blossom scented soaps to artisan glass bonsai trees.

Noon - 2 p.m.: Jade Lin's Tea Party Demonstrations at the Taiwan Booth - Rotunda

Noon - 4 p.m.: Workshop: Henna adorned candles in the Museum Concourse - Museum Concourse

Noon to 5 p.m.: Fun with Origami - Duke Energy Children's Museum

Noon to 5 p.m.: Kamishibai Story Telling (every half hour) at the Sister Cities Booth - Rotunda

Noon: Origami Game Show - Duke Energy Children's Museum

12:30 p.m.: Sitar and Tabla Presentation: College Conservatory of Music - Rotunda

1:15 p.m.: Dance Presentation: Bu Yao Bu Yao by Mason Chinese School - Rotunda

1:30 p.m.: Dance Presentation: Classical Indian dance Nritya Arpana School of Dance - Rotunda

2 p.m.: Where in the World: Diwali Diyas - Duke Energy Children's Museum

2 p.m.: Mixed arts: Taiwanese lion dance and puppet show - Rotunda

2:20 p.m.: Classical Taiwanese music: UC College Conservatory of Music - Rotunda

3 p.m.: Japanese Martial Arts presentation: Aikido of Cincinnati - Rotunda

3 p.m.: Young at Art: Henna Hands - Duke Energy Children's Museum

4 p.m.: Filipino Traditional dance presentation - Rotunda

4 p.m.: Dragon Parade - Duke Energy Children's Museum

Sunday, April 13, 2014

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.: Asian Market Place - Rotunda
We have expanded our marketplace. Enjoy new Asian themed merchandise from Japanese blossom scented soaps to artisan glass bonsai trees.

Noon - 2 p.m.: Jade Lin's Tea Party Demonstrations at the Taiwan Booth - Rotunda

Noon - 4 p.m.: Workshop: Henna adorned candles - Museum Concourse
 
Noon to 5 p.m.: Fun with Origami - Duke Energy Children's Museum
 
Noon to 5 p.m.: Kamishibai Story Telling (every half hour) at the Sister Cities Booth - Rotunda
 
Noon: Dance Presentation: Classical Indian dance Nritya Arpana School of Dance - Rotunda

12:15 p.m.: Japanese Martial Arts presentation: Aikido of Cincinnati - Rotunda

1 p.m.: Dances of India - Duke Energy Children's Museum

1:30 p.m.: Mixed arts: Taiwanese lion dance and puppet show - Rotunda

2 p.m.: Classical Taiwanese music : UC College Conservatory of Music Rotunda - Rotunda

2 p.m.: Dances of India - Duke Energy Children's Museum

2 p.m.: Where in the World: Henna Hands - Duke Energy Children's Museum

2:30 p.m.: Sakura Ladies Chorus: Japanese Women's Chorus Group - Reakirt Auditorium

3 p.m.: Yoga basics: know enough to converse - Cincinnati Dining Room

3 p.m.: Young at Art:  Print Making - Duke Energy Children's Museum

4 p.m.: Taiko Demonstration:  Cincinnati-Dayton Taiko Japanese drumming - Rotunda

4:30 p.m.: Filipino Traditional dance presentation  - Rotunda

5:15 p.m.: Yayoi Renfro presents Japanese Umbrella Dance - Rotunda

Date and Time:
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, April 13, 2014    at 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Cincinnati Museum Center
1301 Western Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45203