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The Institute of Texan Cultures will host the 26th annual Asian Festival. The celebration of the Chinese New Year features a wide spectrum of Asian cultures and attracts event-goers from across the state. The family-friendly event features music and cultural performances on multiple stages. Guests can enjoy authentic Asian-American food, with Japanese, Korean, Thai, Laotian, Philippine and other delectable cuisines. Also, the event includes cooking demonstrations, henna painting and palm reading; and craft sales including clothing, artworks, dolls, silk items and other gifts. WHEN: 10 a.m. 5 p.m., Saturday, February 16, 2013 WHERE: Institute of Texan Cultures UTSA HemisFair Park Campus, 801 E. Csar E. Chvez Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78205 ADMISSION Adult (13 and older): Advance $8.00, Gate $10.00 Child (6-12): Advance: $5.00, Gate: $5.00 Children 5 and under free Group rates available in advance only (20+): $6.00 Advance tickets available at ITC Store. Keep watching TexanCultures.com for online sales. CONTACT: For additional information, call (210) 458-2300 or visit TexanCultures.com. For more information on sponsoring this event, to apply for a booth, or a performance at the Asian Festival, call (210) 458-2224.