Sounds of Korea
Laura Soper

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Events

Sounds of Korea
Laura Soper

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and the perfect time to celebrate the culture, heritage, achievements and contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) across Maryland. Events include workshops, dance, food and much more!

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration
Fort Washington
AAPI Heritage Month at Harmony Arts Center
The Maryland-National Capital Park And Planning Commission

Come and celebrate with us! Join us for an afternoon dedicated to honoring the rich contributions of Asian and Pacific Islanders to America’s history and their pivotal role in shaping its future success. Delight in captivating performances, insightful workshops, delectable culinary delights, and explore unique finds at our artisan shop.

Asia On the Creek: AANHPI Heritage Month Celebration
Asia on the Creek
Asian American Center of Frederick

Come celebrate the Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage (AANHPI) Month with us in the beautiful downtown Frederick! Every year, in celebration of AANHPI Heritage Month, AACF organizes “Asia on the Creek”, a free event, by partnering with the Downtown Frederick Partnership. This event promotes Asian heritage and culture through display of traditional art, dance, music, ethnic cuisine, and conversation about Asian ways of life.

Howard County's Annual AAPI Festival
Howard County's Annual AAPI Festival
Howard County's Annual AAPI Festival

Join us for a FREE celebration filled with fun, entertainment, and cultural enrichment for the whole family! Here's what you can look forward to:

Live Performances: Enjoy music, dance, martial arts, and more performances showcasing the diversity of AAPI cultures. Indulge with a delicious array of authentic Asian and Pacific Islander cuisine. Shop small and support local AAPI artisans and businesses. Learn about important issues, organizations, and resources supporting the AAPI community. Don't miss out on this opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich heritage and diversity of the AAPI community.

Play On: East Asian Games
East Asian Games
Walters Art Museum

To celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Month, join us for an afternoon of games from the Asian diaspora. Revisit or learn how to play games from different cultures while you enjoy a bit of friendly competition with loved ones. Space is limited and participation will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis, so be prepared to take turns and cheer on other competitors!