• APA Community Events

  • The APA community in Austin actively celebrates festivals unique to its diverse traditions and roots, but is also creating new ones that reflect its assimilation into Austin's culture. Here is a sampling of some of these celebrations.

    Lunar New Year/Tet (falls in January or February)

    Bengali New Year (April) - Bangladesh Association of Greater Austin hosts an annual celebration 

    South Asian New Year Festival (April) -  Pohela Boishakh at Zilker Hillside Theater

    Dragon Boat Festival (April) - The Asian American Cultural Center organizes these annual races

    Indie Meme Film Festival (May 2020)

    CelebrASIA (May) - Annual Asian American Resource Center celebration

    Asian American Film Festival (June)

    Mid-Autumn Festival (September usually, various)

    Diwali (October or November, various)