Are You Ready for Some Serious Hip Shimmies at Raqs #FiestaAsia?

2016 Raqs Blog Post picNot only will you get to see some fantastic moves by these outstanding dancers, you’ll actually get to interact and learn a few shoulder shimmies and hip circles yourself!  What is not to like?!  See you on June 5th at Raqs #FiestaAsia stage!

#ArabesqueDanceTheatre

#Asala

#BrenaBellyDance

#JadeOrchidFiala

#JessicaRoman

#Kinikia

#LazuliBellyDanceEnsemble

#LeilaMoon

#Nimeera

#SaharaDanceCaravan

#Shavei

#ShimmyMob

#TaboorakEnsemble

#Zhywa

MGM National Harbor Presents #FiestaAsia Cultural East Stage

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So many faces, so many cultures; one stage, one continent; all the arts and heritage in one day at #FiestaAsia!

#ABHINAYATHARANGINI

#ALICEGUZHENG

#AVAPERFORMINGGROUP

#CHINDAIKO

#FAIRFAXCHINESEDANCETROUPE

#HAKKAPERFORMINGGROUP

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#HULALA

#JAYAMANGALA

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#KUCHIPUDIDANCEACADEMY

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#MIGRANTFILAMHERITAGEDANCEENSEMBLE

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#NATANANJALISCHOOLOFDANCE

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#SPOTLIGHTSTUDIO

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#THETHAIDANCEGROUP

#TIBETANYOUTHCONGRESS

Check out the Powerhouses at #FiestaAsia Martial Arts Arena

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Can’t wait to see them all rumble at #FiestaAsia on May 21st!

#AkalGatkaAkhara

#BetaAcademy

#BlueMountainMartialArts

#DCAikido

#HungTaoChoyMeiLeadershipInstitute

#JTRJujutsu

#NepaleseMartialArtsGroup

#SovillaSouthEastAsianMartialArtsAcademy

#StrongMartialArts

#TeamYSL

#TenShinIchiRyu

#UltimaEskrima

#USChineseWuShuInstitute

#WuShenTaoHealth&MartialArts

$300 Grand Prize For McDonalds Emerging Stars Champion at #FiestaAsia!

Blog Post 23We are looking for our NEXT GENERATION EMERGING STAR between the ages of 5 to 17.  Sign up NOW to earn the #FiestaAsia Emerging Star Champion title &  a cash prize of $300.  If you think you have extraordinary talent, BRING IT ON!  We welcome all kinds of talents at McDonald’s Emerging Stars Pavilion – singing, dancing, playing an instrument, comedy, acting, magic, martial arts, vaudeville acts and any other performance art.  Share it with every talented youth you know!

Free Step by Step #AsiaMoves Lesson this Sunday!

thumbnail shot 2We are sure by now you have mastered the moves for #AsiaMoves: “Party Punjabi Style” through our online video.   Yet it is always so much more fun to practice with a whole bunch of people  – you get to do that this coming Sunday May 15, 1pm at Spotlight Studio in Gaithersburg, MD.  Both our #AsiaMoves Ambassadors from Doonya & Spotlight Studio will be right there moving with you, plus #FiestaAsia director too.   Be sure to bring a friend or two & hone your moves before May 21st!

$500 Grand Prize for MGM National Harbor Best In Show Parade at #FiestaAsia!

blog post 22Have you sign up yet?  You need to get on board in parading for a chance to win the MGM National Harbor Best in Show Grand Prize of $500 at #FiestaAsia.  Showcase your team, your pride, your culture, your tradition. Be a part of the #FiestaAsia Parade on May 21st 1pm. Sign up NOW to make a splash in front of the Capitol Hill!

Be a volunteer & join us at #FiestaAsia Summer Rooftop Party!

Blog Post 21We need muscles; we need chops; we need brains; we need smiles; WE NEED YOU! Join us as a volunteer (yes, babies are welcome too!) on May 21st to help create a memorable #FiestaAsia experience and then come out to hang with us at our summer #FiestaAsia Rooftop Party overseeing the Washington Monument and the Capitol Hill.  Food, drinks,  sun, fun & company, doesn’t get better than that. It’s all simply being a part of #FiestaAsia Family.  Sign up right here right now!

#FiestaAsia at #Passport DC this Saturday!

Blog Post 20Come meet us at Whittemore House at Dupont Circle this Saturday during #PassportDC Around the World Embassy Open House between 10am to 4pm.  Be the first ones to check out our exclusive #FiestaAsia line of chocolate & tea and take a wefie with our costumed performers. Get a sneak peak before our big party on May 21st!

Rambutan will be present at #FiestaAsia

Blog post 18Is this your favorite fruit?  Have you tried it before?  It is so YUMMY.  Native to most countries in Southeast Asia,  it grows in bunches on trees and is a seasonal tropical fruit.  Rambutan can be consumed either fresh as fruit or sweet as dessert.  You’ll get to do some free sample tasting on May 21 right at #FiestaAsia Street Fair  on Pennsylvania Avenue. Make sure you get there early!

#HuffPost Picked #FiestaAsia & #AsiaMoves for May Celebrations!

Blog 18Big shoutout to @JamieDavisSmith of #HuffPost for selecting #FiestaAsia and #AsiaMoves as a great way to celebrate Asian Heritage Month in May.  What are you waiting for?  Learn the #AsiaMoves NOW and make a date with us on may 21st at #FiestaAsia Street Fair!