2018 Asian Cultural Festival

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Open Ceremony




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2018 Asian Cultural Festival
Saturday, May 12, 2018
10:30 am – 8:30 pm
Overland Park Convention Center
6000 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66211

2018 Mid-America Asian Performance Competition
May 12 11:30 am – 5:30 pm
Overland Park Convention Center

2018 Mid-America Asian Rubik’s Contest

2018 Festival Schedule

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Do you like to play yo-yo? Then, don’t hesitate to sign up for our 4th Mid-America Asian Yo-Yo Championship and show more people of your cool Yo-Yo skills!

Asian Festival Special Singer
2017 Elvis Competition Winner Bobby Simkins

Asian Festival Special Band
5 Star Jazz Band

Performance Stage
2018 Festival Opening Ceremony MC
Cynthia Newsome is the Midday Anchor for 41 Action News. She is an award-winning journalist. In 2012 she was inducted into the Silver Circle of the Mid-America National Association of Television Arts and Sciences for excellence in broadcasting and community service. In 2008 her Radon Awareness and Lung Cancer reports captured First Place in the A

2018 Asian Cultural Festival

10:00Am—11:20 AM

Pre—Opening YoYo Contest


Opening Ceremony Special progarm

Event MC—–41Action News Anchor Cynthia Newsome

Asia Lion Dance by Vietnam

Welcome Remark by 41 Action News Anchor Cynthia Newsome

American National Anthem-Philippines Singer Ami Tevis

Asia Country Flag Ceremony

Opening Dance by 2018 Host Country China

Welcome Remarks by Kansas Governor

Welcome Remarks by Mayor of Overland Park

Return To The  Han & Tang Dynasties  Chinese Fashion Show

Welcome Remark by 2018 Host Country China

Welcome Speech by 2019 Host Country Pakistan Ambassador

Chinese Peking Opera by Kansas University

2016 MAACA Asian Dancing Competition Winner Performance by India

Asian Ambassador Speech

Asian Festival Flag Handover Ceremony

Asian Festival 5 year Celebrating Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Afternoon Stage

Japan Three Trails Taiko Drum

2017 Elvis Performance Winner Bobby Simkins Show

2:00 Pm—5:30Pm

2018 Asian Performance Competition & Marital Art show


Asia & Local Performance

The Asian Festival will return May 12,2018 Saturday with Special Guests& movie star, Asian food, Martial Art demonstrations & workshop, Asian performance compilation ,  YoYo demonstrations & workshop, and many children activities. The Mid-America Cultural Association will present its Annual Asian cultural festival on Saturday, May 12th from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm at Overland Park Convention Center (6000 College Blvd ,Overland Park,KS 66211). This is a great opportunity to enjoying entertainment and  wonderful cultural enrichment, we will have 24 counties participating and our Festival Emcee will be 41 Anchor  Cynthia Newsome.