Upcoming Events in 2019


If you or anybody you know from the Filipino American community graduated in Dec. 2017, May 2018 and will be graduating in May 2019, please submit names, degree (for college), school, year of graduation (and t-shirt size).  This includes high school, college, masters and higher education.  We will recognize them at the Pamana Awards event on October 5.  (See below.)  Please email Tessie or Pearl Deadline to submit names:  July 1, 2019.

May 18, Santacruzan at Old Town Plaza, 4:00 pm – Mass at San Felipe de Neri Church followed by Procession at the Rotunda; and 6:00 – Cultural Show at the Gazebo.  FREE.  Sponsored by FAFNM, Filipino American Community Council and the City of Albuquerque Cultural Services. Contact Gloria Kauz (505) 629-9474.  Click to view:  Last year’s Santacruzan.

June 8, Sat. Noon – Independence Day Celebration and Membership Drive, FAFNM.  Bataan Park, corners of Carlisle and Lomas NE.  Potluck Picnic.  FREE.  Please bring a dish/drinks and chairs.  Join FAFNM or renew your membership.  Contact Gloria Kauz (505) 629-9474.

July 15:  Deadline in submitting application for FAFNM Scholarship.  This is open to UNM and other colleges/universities in NM.  You have to be an ACTIVE member of FAFNM.

Oct. 5, Sat.:  Pamana Heritage Awards/Filipino American History Month.  2:00 pm, South Broadway Cultural Center.  Ticket: $15.   Sponsored by the Filipino American National Historical Society Rio Grande in cooperation with the Filipino American Community Council. Click for details:  9th Pamana Awards.

Dec. 7, Sat.  FAFNM Christmas Party.  Venue, time & ticket price to be announced.

Do you have upcoming events?

If you have any event or announcement of interest to Filipino Americans and Asians, please email information and photo, 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. For highlights of past events, click on 2017 in Review  or 2018 in Review.  (We keep “in Review” for the past two years.)


FILIPINO MUSIC.  If you have Direct TV, you can click on Channel 885 for Filipino music.

TAGALOG LESSONS ON YouTube:  For those who want to learn short (5 to 7 min) Tagalog lessons at no cost and at their own time and pace.  Visit: Puppetnettes YouTube.