Celebrate Little Saigon

7th Annual Celebrate Little Saigon 2017 – Banh Mi Fest!

Celebrate Little Saigon is community festival that brings together Vietnamese American food, culture, and entertainment.

Join us in Seattle’s Little Saigon-ID on Sunday, August 27 for Vietnamese street food with a twist! This year we’re celebrating the iconic and delicious banh mi – Vietnamese sandwich.

On top of the variety of food vendors offering deconstructed banh mi, we’ve got:
– Family Pavilion with inflatable activities and games
– Pho and Banh Mi Eating Contest
– 21+ Outdoor Bia (beer) Garden
– and more to come…

Follow us on Facebook and check the event page for weekly updates!

**Interested in volunteering? Register here!**

We couldn’t have done this without our wonderful sponsors:
Asian Plaza Redevelopment
DSA Development Services
Inland Group
JW Architects
OPES Advisors
Plymouth Housing
Snoqualmie Casino
Stateside Restaurant
Steward Capital
Thach Nguyen Real Estate Group
Toyoko Inn
Van Lang Vietnamese Cultural School
Viet-Wah Supermarket
Vulcan Inc.



Join us for our 6th Annual Celebrate Little Saigon – Café Sữa Đá Edition!

Celebrate Little Saigon is community festival that brings together Vietnamese American food, culture, and entertainment.

Join us in Seattle’s Little Saigon-ID on Sunday, August 28 for Vietnamese street food with a twist! This year we’re celebrating the delicious and symbolic flavors of Café Sữa Đá, aka Vietnamese Iced Coffee.

We’ve also joined together with talented Vietnamese American performing artists to bring you traditional and modern Vietnamese pop music!

Even more to come are activities for the very young of age and the young at heart:
– Family Pavilion with inflatable activties and games
– Pho and Dessert Eating Contests
– 21+ Outdoor Beer Garden

Like us on Facebook page & join our Event page!
Don’t forget to check in weekly for featured vendors, activities, and programs!



Interested in volunteering? Register here!


It’s happening and it’s bigger than ever! Celebrate Little Saigon is a cultural festival that brings together local businesses, artists, and organizations from the Vietnamese American community. This summer we’ll be celebrating our 5 Year Anniversary!

$2 Food Walk with over 20 participating restaurants
Thach Real Estate Group Presents the Pho Eating Contest
Community Health Plan of Washington brings you the Children’s Village with inflatable rides, games, and treats
Union Bank Presents the 1st Annual Vietnamese American Community Awards

Entertainment sponsored by Snoqualmie Casino
Live Performances by:
Thanh Ha
Son Tuyen
Tan Quynh
Nhu Y
Vi Khanh
Van Hanh Lion Dance Group
Vietnamese Senior Association

Xe Che Cay Me | Tamarind Tree Dessert Cart
Macadons Macarons by Donna
Friends of Little Saigon Sweets
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Seattle Tilth
Community Health Plan of Washington
Planned Parenthood
Union Bank
Seattle Police Department
Hoa Mai Bilingual Preschool
Voter’s Registration
Seattle Indian Health Board

Snoqualmie Casino
Community Health Plan of WA
Union Bank
JP Morgan Chase
Thach Real Estate Group
Cascadia Consulting Group
Office of Arts & Culture
Pho Cyclo


Vulcan Inc. presents the


CLS is an outdoor summer festival celebrating Vietnamese American food, arts, culture, and community held in Seattle’s Little Saigon.

Authentic Vietnamese Cuisine
Carnival games with prizes
Pho Eating Contest
Live Entertainment from local artists & groups
Cooking Demo
Children’s Arts & Crafts


Check in weekly for featured vendors and activities!

Tet In Seattle
Heartland, LLC
Marpac Construction
Cascadia Consulting Group, LLC
Khue Dang – Union Bank
Coca Cola
JP Morgan Chase Foundation
Only in Seattle – Office of Economic Development
Vietnamese Friendship Association
Kim Ngoc Jewelry
Pho So 1
Saigon Bakery & Bubble Tea

11:00 – NW Kung Fu & Fitness | Lion Dance
12:00 – Tai Nguyen | Jazz Musician & Vocalist
12:30 – Mai Huong | Vocalist
1:00 – Massive Monkees | Break Dance
2:00 – Van Hanh | Lion Dance
2:30 – Eating Contest | Cream Puff (kids 7-12) & Pho (adult 18+)
3:00 – Vietnamese Senior Association | Dance Lessons
3:30 – Huong Viet Performing Arts Group | Traditional Music
4:00 – Quest Kids Clothing | Fashion Show
4:30 – Danny Vuong | Vocalist
5:00 – Tiffany Vo & Tamanh Le | Vocalists

Tamarind Tree Restaurant – Cooking demo during event!
Sub Sand
Pink’s Ice Cream
Huong Binh Restaurant
Hard Wok Cafe
People of the Chubbs
Hue Ky Mi Gia
I ♥ Wasabi
Saigon Bakery & Bubble Tea
Saigon Vietnam Deli
Thanh Tam Restaurant
Loving Hut

Interested in being a VOLUNTEER? Register here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CLSvolunteers



LocatIon: Corner of 12th & S Jackson St. (1043 S Jackson St)

Time: 2-8PM

Programs & Activities

Featuring food vendors

    • Chu Minh Tofu
    • Huong Binh
    • Lam’s Seafood
    • Tamarind Tree
    • Pink’s Ice Cream

Games & Activity booths

  • Face Painting
  • Balloon Animals
  • Photobooth
  • Giveaways

Eating Contest

Beer Garden

Live performances featuring

  • Vovinam Martial Arts
  • Huong Viet Performing Arts Group
  • Vietnamese Senior Association

Art & Cultural Exhibit

…And many more!

Check out some of the awesome activities & performances from last year in our gallery!

Thank you to our sponsors

  • Vulcan Inc.
  • SCIDpda
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Amerigroup
  • Community Health Plan of WA
  • Allstate Foundation
  • Georgetown Brewing Co.
  • bWyse Internet Marketing

Like us on facebook.com/friendsoflittlesaigon

Want to join the festivities? Become a volunteer!


Celebrate Little Saigon (Lễ Hội Sài Gòn Nhỏ)

Lễ Hội Ngoài Trời Thường Niên Lần Thứ 3 của Friends of Little Saigon

Tài Trợ Bởi Vulcan, Inc.

Tìm hiểu về 3 miền

Trải nghiệm văn hóa

Thưởng thức các món ăn

Ngày: Thứ Bảy, Ngày 17 Tháng 8, 2013

Giờ:2:00 chiều đến 8:00 tối

Địa điểm: Góc của  đường 12th Ave S. & S. Jackson St. (Chu Minh Tofu)

Chương trình và sinh hoạt:

  • Các quầy bán thực phẩm
  • Khu trò chơi và hoạt động giải trí
  • Các quà tặng
  • Cuộc thi ăn uống
  • Trình diễn thời trang
  • Vườn bia (khu phục vụ bia và thức ăn)
  • Các màn trình diễn sống
  • Triễn lãm nghệ thuật và văn hóa

Cảm ơn các nhà tài trợ:

  • Vulcan, Inc
  • SCIDpda
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Amerigroup
  • Community Health Plan of WA
  • Allstate Foundation
  • Georgetown Brewing Co.
  • bWyse Internet Marketing

“Thích” chúng tôi trên facebook.com/friendsoflittlesaigon!


“For an evening of food, fun, and culture with the whole family!”

  • Outdoor movie screening of “The Owl and the Sparrow” at dusk
  • Enter the Ao Dai Fashion Contest for a chance to win cool prizes
  • Enjoy authentic live musical performances (schedule coming soon!)
  • Taste sweet and savory treat from local businesses
  • Games and activities for all ages
  • Launch of 3rd Annual Exposed Photo Contest
  • Free Admission!

“Một buổi tối đầy với những món ăn    ngon, trò chơi vui nhộn và những màn trình diễn văn hóa hấp dẫn!”

  • Xem bộ phim đoạt giải – “Cú và Chim Se Sẻ” (chiếu ngoài trời)
  • Mặc áo dài khi tham dự để có cơ hội dành được những giải thưởng hấp dẫn
  •  Nghe những màn trình diễn ca nhạc sóng
  • Thưởng thức những món ăn hấp dẫn và ngon miệng từ những doanh nghiệp địa phương
  • Tham gia các trò chơi lễ hội cùng với gia đình và bạn bè
  • Vào cửa tự do!


Participating Performances & Vendors:  

  • Photo Booth by Phan Photography
  • Huong Viet Performing Arts Group
  • VoVinam Lion Dance
  • Gia Đình Phật Tử Liễu Quán-Chùa Cổ Lâm Dance group
  • Saigon Rock
  • Lam’s Seafood Deli
  • Tamarind Tree Restaurant
  • Shabu Chic
  • Pho Mama Sandwiches
  • and more…

Thanks to our sponsors:                                                                                                   JP Morgan Chase                                                                                                          Seattle Office of Arts & Culture                                                                                      Seattle Department of Neighborhood                                                                        SCIDPDA                                                                                                                       Vulcan Inc.                                                                                                                              Lam’s Seafood Market                                                                                                       Viet-Wah Supermarket                                                                                                   Thanh Son Tofu                                                                                                              Robert Chinn Foundation                                                                                                  Kim-Ngoc Jewelry                                                                                                        Jackson Vision Clinic                                                                                                            An Dong Herbs


Friends of Little Saigon presents the 2011 Celebrate Little Saigon. The first ever festival and night market event hosted in Little Saigon.


“Come join us for an evening of food, fun, and community to celebrate the Vietnamese culture in Little Saigon!”

• Delicious food and drinks from neighborhood businesses
• Local Vietnamese performances
• “Three Seasons” Movie Screening at dusk
• Launch of the 2nd annual Exposed Little Saigon Photo Contest

** Vietnamese Translation **

Nhóm Bạn bè của Sài Gòn Nhỏ xin giới thiệu

“Hãy đến tham gia với chúng tôi trong một buổi ăn uống, vui chơi, và gặp gỡ để giới thiệu văn hóa Việt Nam tại Sài Gòn Nhỏ!”

• Món ăn ngon và thức uống từ các doanh nghiệp khu phố
• Có nghệ sĩ người Việt ở địa phương trình diễn
• Chiếu phim “Ba Mùa” sau khi mặt trời lặn
• Phát động Cuộc Thi ảnh Exposed Sài Gòn Nhỏ hằng năm lần 2

Thanks to our sponsors:
Hue Ky Mi Gia
Lam’s Seafood Market
Thanh Son Tofu
Long Provincial
Seattle Parks & Recreation
Seattle Chinatown International District Preservation & Development Authority








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