FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 27, 2017
MEDIA CONTACTS: Carole Trottere, Rebecca Cheng, Sam Marksheid, and Vicki DiStefano | (516) 869-7794
North Hempstead to Celebrate 8th Annual Asian-American Festival
North Hempstead, NY – Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board are pleased to announce that the 8th Annual Asian-American Festival will be held on May 20 beginning at 12 p.m. at North Hempstead Beach Park.
“Our Asian-American festival highlights the cultural diversity of our Town and of our residents,” said Supervisor Bosworth. “Enjoy an afternoon by the waterfront with delicious Asian delicacies, activities for the entire family and a meaningful celebration of Asian culture.”
Since the first Asian-American Festival in 2010, members of the North Hempstead community have celebrated the Asian cultures represented in North Hempstead yearly during Asian Heritage Month. The celebration includes live performances from around the world, food from local restaurants, and cultural activities.
There will be a lively market and food representing North Hempstead’s growing ethnic diversity. Enjoy food and fun from China, India, Japan, Pakistan, Korea and more.
The event is free to attend; there is a $10 parking fee per vehicle if paying with cash, $7 parking fee if paying with credit or debit card.
For more information, please call 311 or (516) 869-6311.