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iCU Intercultural Dialogue Series: Mga Tradisyon sa Kaarawan ng mga Pilipino: Exploring Filipino Birthday Traditions

Event Type
Social/Informal Event
International Education, AACC, International Student and Scholar Services
Asian American Cultural Center/International Education - 1210 W. Nevada St, Urbana
Apr 17, 2024   5:30 - 7:00 pm  
Jennie Park
Originating Calendar
ISSS Programs & Trainings

Birthdays are important milestones in any culture that celebrates the turning of a new age. Come learn more about Filipino birthday traditions through the symbolism of food, party games, and traditional ceremonies. Explore the various rites of passage that Filipinos go through with celebrations similar to an American Sweet Sixteen or a Mexican Quinceanera, called a Debut. You’ll feel like you’re at a real Filipino birthday party, with interactive games, activities and food! Halika, samahan mo kami (come on, join us) ! Cosponsored by International Education, AACC and ISSS.  

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