Along Market Street | From Civic Center to Yerba Buena
11:00 AM Parade Begins
AN INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATION OF FILIPINO CULTURE AND CUISINE Experience the largest celebration of Filipino art, dance, music and food at the PISTAHAN PARADE AND FESTIVAL – always on the 2nd weekend of August at the Yerba Buena Gardens!
The PISTAHAN PARADE is a colorful display of Filipino pride and a celebration of our dynamic community with festive floats, marching contingents and musical groups along Market Street from the Embarcadero to the Yerba Buena Gardens. The PISTAHAN FESTIVAL features: World-class entertainment on two stages • Live Art Demo • Adobo Cook-Off • Balut-Eating Contest • Zumba • Wine Tasting & Tango • Baybayin Art Show • Filipino Martial Arts & Boxing Tournament • Kulinarya: A Filipino Culinary Showdown • Heritage Pavilion • And more!
Filipino American Arts Exposition
564 Market Street, Suite 320, San Francisco, CA 94104
VISION: To be the first resource for Filipino American culture expressed in music, dance, literature, lifestyle, painting, sculpture, theatre and film. We present events that represent the convergence of Filipino American lifestyle and pop culture.
MISSION: To broaden awareness and deepen the understanding of Filipino history, achievements and culture – bringing the Filipino culture home!