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Mid-Autumn Festival 2022 | Asian society


Saturday, September 3, 2022
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Festival

Members get exclusive early access, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.!

Also known in many Asian countries as the Moon Festival or the Lantern Festival, the Mid-Autumn Festival welcomes the fall harvest and the full moon. The Asia Society Texas Mid-Autumn Festival features Taiwanese artists and photographers, Vietnamese storytelling, and exciting art activities such as lantern making, paper cutting, and fake mooncakes. Join us in celebrating this festive holiday!

Activities include:

  • Arts and crafts for all ages
  • Live Story Hours
  • Live art demonstrations
  • Performances
  • Food and drink for sale
  • A small vendors market

Check back for a schedule and to learn more about our artists and suppliers!

Car park

Paid parking is available in the Asia Society Texas Center parking lot across the building on Southmore Boulevard. Entrances are located on Caroline Street and Austin Street. For more details on how to get to the Museum Quarter – including the metro, taxis and more parking options – please visit the Houston Museum District website.

The Asia Society Texas Center’s education and outreach programs are presented by Wells Fargo. Generous funding also provided by the Cathay Bank Foundation and the George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation. Additional support is provided by Friends of Asia Society Texas Center, a dedicated group of individuals and organizations committed to bringing the best in exhibits and public programming to Houston. This program was made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance.

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About Asia Society Texas

Asia Society Texas believes in the strength and beauty of diversity of perspectives and people. As an educational institution, we advance cultural exchange by celebrating Asia’s vibrant diversity, inspiring empathy, and fostering a deeper understanding of our interconnected world. Covering the fields of arts, business, culture, education and politics, our programming is rooted in the educational and cultural development of our community – trusting in the power of art, dialogue and ideas to fight prejudice and build a more inclusive society.