Visions - June 2016

This weekend, it's a special Visions 2016, celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander history and heritage. Nydia Han hosts as we take you to the Chinese Lantern Festival. We'll check out Susanna Foo's newest restaurant venture, and go on a Cambodian tasting tour. We also visit Asian markets serving up a taste of home. Plus, meet a piano prodigy and learn what it means to be a pianist page turner. And, how to get more Asian Americans involved in politics.

Visions aired Saturday, May 21st at 7:30pm on 6abc.

Below are the details on all of the places featured:

Chinese Lantern Festival
Franklin Square
6th & Race Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Festival runs through June 12th
Franklin Square is open daily, free until 5 pm. The Square closes each day at 5 pm for preparations for the Festival to begin. Last Ticket Sales and Entrance to Philly Mini Golf are at 4:15 pm. Last Ticket Sales and Entrance to the Parx Liberty Carousel are at 4:30 pm. The Franklin Square Playground remains open until 9 pm each day (Please use the 7th Street entrance after 5 pm).
Children 17 & under (under 2 is free/$12
Seniors & Military/$15

Susanna Foo's New Restaurant Venture

1720 Sansom St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Cambodia Town Tasting Tour

Khmer Kitchen
1700 S 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 755-2222

I Heart Cambodia
2207 S 7th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 755-2728

Cambodian Vegan

Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia
2416-18 S. 7th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148

Passport Philadelphia
Download your passport & find participating restaurants at:
Taste Southeast Asia Month
June 1st- June 29th
Taste Southeast Asia Night
June 30th, 4-7PM at United Healthcare, 1900 S. Broad Street

Asian Markets

7320 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19126

Maido! A Marketplace of Japan
5 East Lancaster Avenue
Ardmore, PA 19003

Heng Fa Market
Authentic Chinese Market
130 N. 10th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107


1216 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 609-4972

Temple Chinese Basketball Announcers

Temple University

Jyoti Natural Foods

300 Elmwood Ave
Sharon Hill, Pa 19079
@ JyotiFoods

Asian American Non-Profits

Southeast Asian Mutual Assistance Associations Coalition
1711 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148

The Philadelphia Suns

AAWC: Asian American Women's Coalition
301 - 305 North 9th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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