Filipino Heritage Day will be held at Neely Mansion on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.:

Celebrate our local Filipino-American Community as well as the Acosta Family and farm workers who lived and farmed at the Mansion for over 40 years.

Join us in a celebration of Filipino-American arts, culture and heritage.

Guests include award-winning author of Filipinos in Puget Sound, Dorothy Cordova and artist/sculptor Noel Bautista, providing demonstrations and displays of his unique works of art.

Live music, vintage costume displays and dancing will be provided by the Filipino American Community of Puget Sound Dance Troupe.

Members of the Filipino American Military Retirees Association and a variety of vendors will be in attendance, with games, singing and other fun events rounding out the festivities.

Tour the historic Victorian Classic Revival farmhouse, gardens, vintage farm buildings and equipment and 1930s Japanese bathhouse.

A catered lunch will be served.

All are welcome at this free event.

More info here:

Neely Mansion is located at 12303 SE Auburn-Black Diamond Road in Auburn:

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