Explore the museum for free during this annual program held during the Asian Heritage Street Celebration (AHSC) outside the museum.
South East Asian Cultural Exhibits 10:30 am–4:00 pm, Loggia
View displays of musical instruments and more from different South East Asian countries.
AHSC School Awards Ceremony 11:00 am–12:00 noon, Samsung Hall
Local administrators, teachers, and Bay Area schools will be honored for their commitment to promoting cross-cultural diversity. Organized by The AsianWeek Foundation and sponsored by Target.
Art Activity: Celebrate the Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary 11:00 am–4:00 pm, North Court
Make a wood block print or a watercolor painting.
Art Activity: Chalk Drawing 11:00 am–4:00 pm, Front steps
Join three local artists, Zina Alshukri, Gopika Sitwala and Imin Yeh, in chalk drawing to commemorate the Asian community in San Francisco.
Animal Tours 11:00 am and 1:00 pm (30 minutes each), Meet at the Information Desk
Stories! The Wicked, the Wily, the Wise 12:00 noon (30 minute pre-k tour) and 2:00 pm (45 minute all ages tour), Meet at the Information Desk.
The museum's storytellers bring the galleries to life telling tales from Asia's most beloved myths and folktales.
South East Asian Cultural Showcase 12:30 pm–1:30 pm, Samsung Hall
Demonstrations and performances highlight the South East Asian community including: Vietnamese, Lao, Thai, and Cambodian
AHSC Cinema Showcase 2:00 pm–4:00 pm, Samsung Hall
Collection of short films and music videos reveal the vibrant Asian American media arts scene in the Bay Area. Presented by the Center for Asian American Media.
Bay Area Flashmob Performance
Enjoy a surprise performance by Bay Area Flashmob.
Co-presented with Asian Week and Target.