Macy's Celebrating Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month With Far East Movement
Tue, 07 May 2013 10:23:22
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It's time to rock, at Macy's of all places.
In honor of contributions made by Asian-Pacific Americans, Macy's celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month this May at select Macy's locations nationwide. Macy's will host the Far East Movement (FM) for a series of performances and appearances in six markets across the country geared towards highlighting and celebrating the unique influence of Asian-Pacific Americans on American culture and pop music.
We ABSOLUTELY love Macy's for embracing music as of late. First, the Madonna pop-up shop. Now the FM appearances, which will include performances and Q+As.
"Asian-Pacific Americans have had an extraordinary impact on our nation, music and culture. We are proud to partner with Far East Movement to celebrate these achievements with our Asian-Pacific American Heritage month events nationwide," said Dineen Garcia, Macy's Vice President of Diversity Strategies.
Each city will host a live Q&A session with FM followed by a live performance in the store. As part of Macy's collaboration with FM, International Secret Agents (ISA) musical artists unique to each local market will also be performing with FM. ISA aims to empower and unite the Asian-American community, especially relating to the arts. Following the performances, guests are welcomed to shop the latest trends. The first 250 customers to make a purchase of $50 or more from the Junior's or Young Men's departments will receive the opportunity to get their picture taken with Far East Movement as well as a special gift with purchase.* while supplies last and as time permits.
Macy's Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month Event Locations are below.
Macy's Metro Center - Washington, DC - Thursday, May 9th @ 5:30PM
Macy's Union Square - San Francisco, CA - Saturday, May 11th @ 2PM
Macy's First Colony - Houston, TX - Sunday, May 19th @ 2PM
Macy's South Coast Plaza - Costa Mesa, CA - Wednesday, May 22nd @ 6PM
Macy's Herald Square - New York, NY - Thursday, May 23rd @ 6PM
Macy's on State Street - Chicago, IL - Thursday, May 30th @ 12PM
Macy's & American Airlines Sweepstakes:
Register in Macy's online and mobile sweepstakes in partnership with American Airlines. Visit macys.com and celebrate from May 1 through May 31 for a chance to win a trip for two with VIP experience to the ISA Concert in Long Beach, CA courtesy of American Airlines as well as a $1,000 Macy's shopping spree.
For complete details on Macy's Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month Events, please visit www.macys.com/celebrate.
Who plans to celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage month? We are in Costa Mesa. Come on down!