Archive for April, 2011

ASIAFest Today!

April 30, 2011 | By | Reply More
ASIAFest Today!

The Tampa Bay Dragon Boat Institute has teamed up with the Asian-American Coalition of Florida to host the 28th annual Asia Fest event in conjunction with the 8th Annual Tampa Bay International Dragon Boat Race and the International Beer Festival. The expected attendance this year will be well over 5,000 people! Be prepared for an [...]

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Hope For Japan: Charity Dinner and Candlelight Vigil @ USF Tampa

April 7, 2011 | By | Reply More
Hope For Japan: Charity Dinner and Candlelight Vigil @ USF Tampa

“We all know of the devastation that happened in Japan on March 11, 2011. -A deadly 8.9 earthquake and a massive 23 foot tsunami stormed the country -The effects of this natural disaster has killed over 10,000 innocent people and left over 500,000 homeless and thousands have been without power -The effects of these disasters [...]

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PhilFest 2011 in Tampa Next Weekend April 8th-10th!

April 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
PhilFest 2011 in Tampa Next Weekend April 8th-10th!

Next weekend is the annual PhilFest in Tampa. Replicating a typical Filipino fiesta, PhilFest showcases various facets of Filipino culture, art, music and food. The event will run from Friday to Sunday with food and entertainment throughout. Saturday will be the big day with lots of performers and the annual Philfest Revolution Dance Competition (USF’s very [...]

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Japan Day: Japan Relief in Tampa

April 3, 2011 | By | 2 Replies More
Japan Day: Japan Relief in Tampa

Many local Tampa Bay residents ran a relief event yesterday called Japan Day. Volunteers included Japanese teachers, exchange students, Japanese Club at USF members, and many more. Many booths were at the event and including an origami booth, food stands, kimono (yukata) photo booth, and performances. The event raised over $2,600 for Japan Relief and [...]

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