KalayaanSF Philippine Independence Day Gala
- Date & Time: Friday, June 12, 2015, starting 7:00 pm
- Location: San Francisco City Hall, at 1 Doctor Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco.
This formal event, which coincides with Mayor Ed Lee's raising of the Philippine Flag at City Hall, will kick-off a series of Filipino community events and other cultural activities to be held during the month of June in celebration of the 117th anniversary of Philippine Independence. The Gala Dinner is intended to unite inspired members and friends of the Filipino-American community to help advance this year’s theme: Empowerment * Continuity * Connectivity.
Highlights of this year’s Gala include distinguished speakers, performances by top Filipino artists including Broadway star, Joan Almedilla and classical phenom, Matthew John Ignacio, the traditional Rigodon de Honor to be presented by community leaders and dignitaries, and after-dinner dancing at the City Hall Rotunda.
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