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Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month with dance, music, zines and the history of sugar

The dozens of Asian American and Pacific Islander communities are integral to Bay Area life and culture. But over this last year, Asian Americans in the Bay Area have faced increasing racist and xenophobic attacks, some fatal. May is AAPI Heritage Month, which is the perfect opportunity to counter racist narratives and celebrate the vital contributions of Asian Americans to American society. May will also see multiple counties in the Bay Area transition into the yellow tier, allowing for greater access to venues and communal event spaces. We offer you and your loved ones a selection of ways to honor the diaspora and create a more equitable and safe society for everyone.