PASADENA — The summer Fusion Fridays series continues on July 20 from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Pacific Asia Museum, 46 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena.

Minyo Station

Tonight, the museum turns up the volume for a night of music. Enjoy a live performance by Japanese folk and music ensemble Minyo Station, dance to Bhangra and Bollywood soundtracks spun by Jeremy Loudenback and Arshia Haq, and enjoy demonstrations of Chinese instruments in the galleries with String and Bamboo Music. Featuring food trucks India Jones and Paradise Cookies.

The popular series, now in its third season, features a dynamic mix of art in the galleries, interactive experiences, live performances, and food and drinks in the courtyard, all within the museum’s iconic building.

Cocktail or Asian attire is encouraged for this indoor and outdoor event. The evenings also include DJs spinning in the courtyard, a cash bar, and L.A.’s best food trucks in the parking lot.

On Aug. 17, examine exquisite garments in “Kimono in the 20th Century,” get a taste of the upcoming Pacific Island textiles exhibition, enjoy a fashion show, and take on a reality-TV-inspired fashion design challenge as the museum wraps up this season of Fusion Fridays with community partner APEX.

Admission is free for members, $15 for non-members. For tickets, click here.

For more information, call (626) 449-2742 visit

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