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May 23 @ 8:00 am - May 24 @ 5:00 pmFree
The Asian Festival promotes the importance of cultural diversity in building a vibrant, prosperous, and healthy community. This annual event welcomes more than 100,000 visitors and will continue to grow, thanks to the strong participation of many people regardless of origin and ethnicity. Because of the tremendous success, the festival has received strong support from state, city, corporate, and communities every year since its beginning in 1995. Recognized as one of the major special events in Central Ohio, the Asian Festival celebrates weekend-long festivities showcasing the cultural heritage of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Visitors to the festival will experience hands-on art demonstrations, interactive dance performances, Asian music, Tai chi, martial arts workshops, and more.