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Every year, AACF hosts events to celebrate our diversity, to improve health outcomes, and to advocate for the needs of our community.

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Lunar New Year

Date: February 10, 2024 | Location: Urbana Library

The Lunar New Year is a holiday that marks the first new moon of the lunisolar calendar, which is the calendar traditionally used in many east Asian countries including China, Vietnam, Singapore and South Korea. For many cultures it is one of the most important holidays of the year!

Every February, to celebrate this holiday, the Asian American Center of Frederick organizes a free event with cultural performances, displays of artwork, ethnic cuisine, and family friendly activities.

For Lunar New Year related inquries, please contact:

Name: Elly Sedita
Email: [email protected]
Phone number: (301)694-3355 x 1021

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Read about us in the news:

Frederick rings in Chinese New Year with celebration at Urbana Regional Library

The Asian American Center of Frederick, Urbana Regional Library and A&D Stars Chinese Dual…

Residents celebrate Lunar New Year

With children holding its poles, the dragon dance costume snaked through the crowds of the Urbana Regional Library…

Organizers prepare for Frederick Lunar New Year celebration

In Frederick, Maryland the Asian-American center of Frederick is hosting its 17th annual Lunar….

Urbana Regional Library hosts Lunar New Year event

For the fifth year in a row Urbana Regional Library hosted a Lunar New Year event in partnership with the Asian American Center of Frederick.

Around Town: Lunar New Year

Members of the Joy Arts Club of Frederick perform a red fan dance Tuesday night as part of the Lunar New Year celebration sponsored by the Asian American Center of Frederick…


Dancers with roses in their hair and decorative sashes at AACFMD celebration

Asia on the Creek

Date: June 1, 2024 | Location: Carroll Creek Amphitheatre

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage (AAPI) Month is observed in the United States during the month of May to recognize the contributions and influence of Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States.

Every year, in celebration of AAPI Heritage Month, AACF organizes “Asia on the Creek”, a free event, by partnering with the Downtown Frederick Partnership.

This event promotes Asian heritage and culture through display of traditional art, dance, music, ethnic cuisine, and conversation about Asian way of life.

For event related information, please contact:

Name: Cleo Burton
Email: [email protected]
Phone Number: (301)694-3355 x 1001

Interested in becoming a sponsor?

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Read about us in the news:

‘Asia at the Creek’ in Frederick showcases art of different cultures

Over 20 acts performed at “Asia at the Creek” in Carroll Creek Park. “It’s a very good experience for the children and others too,” said event attendee.

Asia on the Creek festival highlights culture, art and food

The Asian American Center of Frederick held its first Asia on the Creek event along Carroll Creek on Saturday.

Asian heritage celebrated as culture series kicks off at Carroll Creek

Carroll Creek served as a backdrop for the Zhong Shen Dance Group and numerous other performers Saturday.

Festival brings Indonesian culture to Frederick

A touch of the South Pacific came to downtown Frederick Saturday, with the Colorful Indonesia Festival.


Doctor assisting patients at annual health fair

Frederick Community Health Fair

Date: October 5, 2024 | Location: Frederick High School

Frederick Community Health Fair is a yearly event that brings medical service providers, local resource agencies and health educators under one roof to ensure a healthier future for our community. All services are provided in presence of Medical Interpreters and Community Health Workers. It features many local social service agencies and family friendly activities. Most importantly, no insurance, appointment, or proof of residency are required to attend.

This event is organized by the Asian American Center of Frederick in partnership with Frederick Health.

For event related information, please contact:

Name: TJ Sydykov
Email: [email protected]
Phone Number: (301)694-3355 x 1046

Check out our past event:

Thousands receive no-cost medical services at 16th annual Frederick Community Health Fair

Hundreds of medical professionals, language interpreters and community organizers joined forces.

Wow! Our Mini Health Fair 2020 was a Success!

We want to thank everyone who was involved with this years Mini Health Fair 2020.

2021 Frederick Health Fair

Recap of 2021 Frederick Community Health Fair by Frederick County Government.

Frederick Health's Community Impact Report

The annual health and wellness fair provides health screenings, services, referrals, and followups for the community.


Dancers with roses in their hair and decorative sashes at AACFMD celebration

Minority Health Month

Date: TBD in April, 2024 | Location: TBD

April is National Minority Health Month (NMHM), a time to raise awareness about the importance of improving the health of racial and ethnic minority communities and reducing health disparities.

Every year, AACF holds a series of events highlighting critical health concerns of the communities that we serve.

For event related information, please contact:

Name: TJ Sydykov
Email: [email protected]
Phone Number: (301)694-3355 x 1046

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