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Mid-Autumn Harvest Festival – 2019

Sifu Fong and students will perform at 1:10 pm on Sept. 21

You’re cordially invited to attend the eighth Southeast Asian Arts & Culture Exhibition celebrating the mid-autumn harvest season!

When: Saturday, September 21, 2019 — 11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Tenderloin Children’s Playground — 570 Ellis Street, San Francisco CA 94109 

The Exhibition helps promote and preserve the arts and culture of the Southeast Asian American communities in San Francisco, specifically highlighting the Indo-Chinese refugee communities which have a long history in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco. We will have representatives from the Burmese, Champa, Cambodian, Filipino, Laotian, Thai, and Vietnamese communities. Come celebrate the Mid-Autumn Harvest Festival with us and learn more about the different Southeast Asian cultures!

For more information, please contact:

  • Ms. Hang To at (415) 298-3705
  • Mr. Sirch Chanthyasack at (415) 680-4027
  • Email: contact@seaacc-sf.org

Event schedule:

  • 11:30 – Door Open – Cultural Arts Exhibitions / Music Arts Demonstrations
  • 12:00 – Outdoors Program Kickoff – Live Music Entertainment / Soccer Tournament
  • 12:30 – Food Sampling
  • 01:10 – Sifu Bryant Fong and Students martial arts demonstration
  • 01:30 – Pandan Waffles Demonstration
  • 02:45 – Lantern Parade
  • 03:00 – Papaya Salad Demonstration
  • 04:00 – Closing

Upcoming Events

September 29, 2019, 3:30pm — Dragon Boat Performance, Lake Merritt, Oakland, California — https://sfdragonboat.com/the-festival

October 19, 2019, 6:00-10:00pm — Buchanan YMCA Annual Fundraiser

SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY IS THE BUCHANAN YMCA’S ANNUAL FUNDRAISER IN SUPPORT OF OUR COMMUNITY PROGRAMS. THIS WILL BE OUR 16TH ANNUAL EVENT. EVERYONE IS INVITED TO JOIN US FOR A FUN EVENING OF DANCING, SILENT AUCTION, AND RAFFLES!

ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT YOUTH AND TEENS IN THE COMMUNITY.

EVENT INFORMATION 

BUCHANAN YMCA 16TH ANNUAL SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

Time: 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: Buchanan YMCA at 1530 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115

*$6 off parking at Japantown Center Garage with validation

Entry Tickets: $45/person

Raffle Tickets: 5 for $20 (can be purchased through mail or at Buchanan YMCA before or on the day of the event)

November 7-17 — Trip to Beijing

2019 Tiger Claw Photos and News

The 2019 Tiger Claw Championships were held on May 18 and 19, 2019 at the San Jose Convention Center. Congratulations and thanks to all competitors, judges, and volunteers for the event, and to Mason Tong for winning two golds!

http://www.kungfumagazine.com/info/tournament/TCKFMC2019.html

Tiger Claw Judges and VIP Reception
Sifu Liang Keiming and Mason Tong
Coach Wu Bin, Sifu Bryant Fong, and Yang Taiji Grandmaster Fu Qing Quan (his grandfather was good friends with Baguazhang forebear Fu Zhen Song).
Grandmaster Fu Qing Quan, demonstrating Yang Taiji Saber
Sifu Bryant Fong and judges
2019 Tiger Claw judges
2019 Tiger Claw Grand Champion winners
Mason Tong wins two gold medals for Miao Dao and Sun Taiji !