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If you have any event or announcement of interest to Filipino Americans and Asians, please email information and photos if any to:

We will have the details as we get the information from the organizers.  Please always check two weeks prior to event for any updates.  Click on 2017 in Review for last year’s main events.



22, Thurs., 7 pm, Dolores Huerta documentary, National Hispanic Cultural Center.  Click here for details:  Dolores Film.

29, Thurs, 7 pm, Cesar Chavez documentary, National Hispanic Cultural Center.  Click here for details:  Cesar Chavez Film.


  • 7, Sat, Recuerda de Cesar Chavez (Remembering Cesar Chavez), Noon to 3 pm (the Filipino Performing Arts Group will perform around 1 pm), National Hispanic Cultural Center, corners of 4th and Avenida de Cesar Chavez.  FREE.  Click here for details. The FPAG will be reading a poem about Larry Itliong, a Filipino farm worker labor leader who helped spearhead the Delano Grape Strike (1965-1970) with Cesar and Dolores Huerta.

    Larry Itliong, Filipino labor leader with Cesar Chavez

  • Bataan Ceremony, Bataan Park, no date.

May – Asian/Pacific Heritage Month

  • 6, Sunday, 10:30 to 3:00, Asian Festival, FREE, Veterans Memorial Park.
  • 19, Sat, 5:30 pm (please visit in May for accurate time), Santacruzan, the annual project of the Filipino American Foundation of New Mexico, FREE, Old Town Plaza.


  • Picnic/Potluck celebrating Philippine Independence Day (from Spain) and FAFNM Membership Drive, Bataan Park.  Date to be announced.


  • 12 to 14 – Join us at the 17th FANHS National Conference, Hyatt Regency O’Hare, Chicago.  Meet members from 34 chapters all over the US. We encourage those attending to join FANHS RG.


  • September – Pista sa Nayon, a fund raising project of FAFNM, Date and venue to be announced.

October – Filipino American History Month

  • No activity related to Fil-Am History has been scheduled yet.
  • 30 – deadline in submitting nominations for FAFNM Board of Directors.


  • 15 to 18 – Conference: Society of Ethnomusicology, Albuquerque.  Kulintang and Gamelan musicians (or anybody interested in ethnomusicology) are welcome to join.  Venue to be announced.
  • Caroling Group (to raise money for scholarship funds) usually start rehearsing this month.


  • Christmas Party
  • Simbang Gabi