Bringing Cultural, Diversity & Economic Growth to AsiaTown. A 100% all volunteered based organization.
The Cleveland Asian Festival, a 100% all volunteer based organization joint together by stakeholders and residents of the AsiaTown Neighborhood (within Ward 7), is an annual celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage month in May, the weekend before Memorial Weekend in Cleveland’s AsiaTown neighborhood.The Cleveland Asian Festival is a landmark undertaking to unite the community through collaboration and recognition of its culture, diversity, and people. It’s a free event open to all and made possible by the volunteerism and participation of many diverse communities including: Chinese, Taiwanese, Korean, Japanese, Filipino, Indian, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Laotian, Thai, Karen, Hmong, Bhutanese and many others.
- Strengthening the Identity of AsiaTown & Supporting its Economic Growth
- Educating and Promoting Asian Culture & Traditions
- Uniting Cleveland’s Asian Community & Celebrate Diversity
- Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Some statistics from 2016: 48,800 people attended in 2016, over $2 million spent
- 95% were very satisfied with the overall experience
- 96% vendors of all kind had generated high sales volume
- 96% would visit AsiaTown in the near future, 2% increase from 2015
- 97% will return in 2017 CAF, 4$ increase from 2015
- 98% believed the festival would benefit Cleveland
- 75% spent over $20, 10% increase from 2015
Sponsorship for this 2017 festival’s deadline : April 1st!, sponsorship package is available by clicking: 2017 CAF Sponsorship Package!
Check out the beautiful 2016 Program Booklet
You can also advertise on our Program Booklet that is distributed a week and during the festival’s weekend to 8000 participants. Click here for advertising rates.
We thank the following sponsors for their continued support!
|Friendship Foundation of American-Vietnamese|
|Stream of Music LLC|
- Asian Town Center
- Chinese Professionals and Entrepreneurs Association
- Cleveland Chinese Benevolent Association
- Cleveland Chinese Women Association
- Cleveland Contemporary Chinese Culture Association
- Federation of Indian Community Associations
- Friendship Foundation of America Vietnamese
- International Community Council / WIN
- Japanese Americans Citizens League
- Koko Bakery
- Li Wah Chinese Restaurant
- Korean American Association of Greater Cleveland
- Vietnamese Community of Greater Cleveland
- Tshaka Brown and Shaolin Kungfu