SteelCraft Garden Grove’s Summer Culture Series has begun!

SteelCraft Garden Grove’s Summer Culture Series is underway! THANK YOU to all who were able to come to the first event of our three-part series celebrating a variety of cultures that represent the rich diversity of Southern California! The Asian American and Pacific Islander event on Saturday, July 24th included some amazing AAPI-owned makers and entertainers.

Live Community Performances:

Traditional Vietnamese Lion Dance

Nonprofit Vietnamese group, Thiên Ân Performing Arts (above), started us off with a bang as they performed the traditional Lion Dance.


Professional Polynesian Dancers

Professional Polynesian dancers, Island Inspirations (above), showed off their iconic hula skills.


DJ playing music and little ballerinas performing

Active member in the Cambodian community, DJ Malyanne (left), queued some lively tunes for the crowd. Charade Dance Acadamy (right), small but mighty pre-ballerinas, graced us with their award-winning performance.

The remaining acts included:


Maker’s Market:

Small business selling home decor

Known for selling home decor pieces, Fig + Stone was amongst the many local vendors.


Small business selling sweatshirts and pants

With Luv Bangtan, Korean brand inspired by BTS, sold custom sweats and sweatshirts.


Other featured AAPI makers included:

If you missed this event, we got you! We have two more coming up! Keep your eyes peeled for more information posted on @steelcraft & @steelcraftgg!


Save the Date:

Saturday, August 21st – Black culture

Saturday, September 18th – Hispanic/Latinx culture