October is Filipino American History Month

Filipino American History Month, also known as the Filipino American Heritage Month, is celebrated in the United States during the month of October. The Filipino American National Historical Society established Filipino American History Month in the year 1988.

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Date Event Where Time Price Who
Oct 2 2016 FAHM Kick Off –Our DJ History


Lincoln Bar Sun. 3:30-5:30 p.m. FREE FANHS members or new FANHS members or anyone curious about FANHS
Oct 8 2016 Buffalo Soldiers and the Filipinos


Buffalo Soldier Museum


Sat. 10-noon


$10 pp entry

Open Lunch at The Dunlavy on the Bayou after

FANHS President + PK McCarey led tour
Oct 12 2016 Mayor Proclamation of Filipino American History Month and Open Forum


BEST OF FILIPINIANA 9671 Bissonnet Houston Texas 77036 7:00 p.m. Free Various FilAm orgs including FANHS
Oct 15 2016 Filipino American History Film Fest + lectures


Rice University

Anderson Hall

Room 117



Noon – 5pm Gratis



Intergenerational Youth Panel

FilAm Author – Ray Burdeos

Filipino Martial Arts

Ancient preFilipino Script Baybayin

FILMS + Discussion

Duty to Country 20 min

Little Manila 30 min

Delano Manongs 30 min

Oct 19 OCA Tea Talk – Why is Filipino American History important for all Asian American History Red Cross (TBC)

2700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77098



Gratis All
Oct 22, 2016 Isang Mahal College Station All day dance competition Connect with Miko Jao for information SIFA
Oct 29, 2016 Filipino Street Fest


Bayou City Pavilion 12noon – 6 pm Must buy tickets from FYP Members attend if possible.


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