Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2022

Each year in May the DIA partners with Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community groups, enhancing their voices and experiences by showcasing a blend of traditional and contemporary dance, musical performances, art, and more. This year’s celebration and performances include Burmese, Chinese, Indian, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Filipino, Mongolian, Polynesian, Taiwanese, Thai, and Vietnamese cultures. 

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month is presented both in-person and virtually. In-person events require prior registration. Click on individual events for registration info and event fees (if any). 


Thursday, May 5

Saturday, May 7

Thursday, May 12

Saturday, May 14

Saturday, May 21

Sunday, May 22

Tuesday, May 24

Thursday, May 26

Friday, May 27

Saturday, May 28

Friday, June 3

June 16 – 19


Asian Pacific Heritage American Month programs are developed in partnership with the DIA’s auxiliary group Friends of Asian & Arts Cultures. 

Logos for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and Friends of Asian Arts and Culture