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29th Annual Philippine Cultural Arts Festival: August 10-11, 2013

Image from the Annual Philippine Cultural Arts Festival, taking place August 10 and 11, 2013.

Above: Image from the Annual Philippine Cultural Arts Festival, taking place August 10 and 11, 2013.

The 29th Philippine Cultural Arts Festival will be held on Saturday & Sunday, August 10 - 11, 2013, in Balboa Park, on the corner of Park Boulevard and Presidents Way. An annual production of Samahan Filipino American Performing Arts & Education Center, the festival runs from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm both days.

FREE admission.

Performers and business entrepreneurs are invited to participate in the Festival.

The two day family-oriented, alcohol free cultural event showcases on a well-designed stage, traditional folk dances of the Philippines, folk songs, Rondalla String Ensemble and Kulintang music of Southern Philippines from 11 am to 3 pm.

The second half of both days features mainstream entertainment by youthful Filipino-Americans, including singing talent show, hip-hop, jazz dances, and other variety numbers by Asian and Pacific Islander guest artists. Featured in booths are photo exhibit, Philippine crafts, T-shirt with unique designs and costume jewelry.

Delicious Filipino food prepared in local restaurants, including adobo, lumpia, pancit and refreshments such as Halo-halo are available in food booths. Public is invited to this once a year, wholesome, entertaining and showcase of Philippine culture in Balboa Park.

For more information, call (619) 286-8029, email or download forms from website - www.samahanphilippinedance.org

Location: Balboa Park, Presidents Way Lawn, 1549 El Prado San Diego, CA 92101 Google Map

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