Japanese American National Museum
Events Calendar

Series: Partnerships & Collaborations

All programs are free for Museum members and free with general admission for non-members, unless otherwise noted. Events are subject to change.

Reservations are recommended for most programs (RSVPs not needed for Family Festivals). Some programs may have separate reservation contacts. Please check program description. Please RSVP at least 48 hours in advance by emailing or calling 213.625.0414. Please indicate the name, date, and time of the program, as well as your name and the total in your party.

For all classes, workshops, and food tours, pre-payment is required to hold your space. Please call 213.625.0414 or purchase tickets online using the links below. Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance or no refund will be issued.


Monday, April 27, 2015

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival


Monday, April 27 – Wednesday, April 29

Visual Communications, the nation’s premier Asian Pacific American media arts center, once again brings the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival to JANM for encore showings of feature-length favorites as well as special programs that offer a focused window on the perspectives of the APA creative community. In many cases, filmmakers will be on hand to participate in intimate Q&A sessions with audiences.

Celebrating its 31st edition in 2015, the festival brings the best and brightest of new Asian Pacific American cinema to Little Tokyo audiences. $13 general; $11 students, seniors, VC/DGA/JANM members with valid ID.

For a complete schedule and to purchase tickets, visit

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Mixed Remixed Festival


Mixed Remixed is an exciting film, book, and media festival dedicated to celebrating and raising awareness of the mixed-heritage experience. Activities include panels, workshops, readings, and film screenings as well as live music, comedy, and spoken word.

Mixed Remixed is timed to coincide with Loving Day (June 12), an annual worldwide commemoration of Loving v. Virginia, the historic 1967 Supreme Court decision that legalized interracial marriage in the U.S.

For more information, visit and

Friday, June 26, 2015

2015 V3 Digital Media Conference (V3con)


JANM is pleased to host the 2015 edition of the V3 Digital Media Conference (V3con), an event that focuses on digital communications within the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.

Presented by the Los Angeles chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association, V3con invites online journalists, social media communicators, and interested individuals to share information and resources through a day of panels and workshops.

Discounted registration rates are available for current JANM members. For more information and to register, visit

Friday, July 17, 2015

TAIKOPROJECT Summer Intensive


Friday–Monday, July 17–20, 2015

This workshop for advanced taiko players delves into a variety of topics, including katsugi okedo (sling drum), hip-hop taiko, and Many Sides double-drum.

Ages 14 and older, 2–5 years experience recommended. Visit for more details and to register.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
7:00 PM—9:00 PM

JANM x ISA Summer Nights Concert



JANM and International Secret Agents (ISA) present a fun night of Asian American music and culture.

Check back for details.

Thursday, August 27, 2015
7:00 PM—9:00 PM

JANM x ISA Summer Nights Concert



JANM and International Secret Agents (ISA) present a fun night of Asian American music and culture.

Check back for details.

Saturday, August 29, 2015
9:00 AM—7:00 PM

Kollaboration EMPOWER Conference

Community leaders in arts, media, and technology will share their expertise with younger Asian American creatives through workshops, panels, mentoring sessions, and more.

visit to register and for more details.

Saturday, August 29, 2015
8:30 PM—10:00 PM

Disoriented Comedy at the Comedy Comedy Festival

The first-ever (mostly) female Asian American comedy tour presents an evening of live standup and special guest performers.

Visit for more details and to purchase tickets.

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