626 Night Market Final Event of the Year on Labor Day Weekend
ARCADIA, Calif. (August 29, 2013)—626 Night Market is back for one final event this summer this Labor Day Weekend on August 31st and September 1st at the picturesque Paddock Gardens of Santa Anita Park. This encore event will host dozens of new vendors and 30% more space. Event hours are extended to 4PM to 1AM on both Saturday & Sunday. Parking will be free with an admission of $2 from 4PM-6PM and $3 after 6PM. Children aged 12 years and under are free.
Santa Anita’s Paddock Gardens will be transformed to accommodate the largest Asian Night Market in the U.S, featuring over 150 food and merchandise vendors, beer and spirits, live performances, live art, DJs, dancing, non-profit groups, and children’s activities.
Printable PDF of the vendor directory and map: http://bit.ly/626NM-
World’s Largest Cup of Milk Tea Returns
The World’s Largest Cup of Milk Tea will be returning for the Labor Day event as a giant cup of grass jelly milk tea. The cup itself is 6 feet tall and made of plexiglass. The straw extends its height an additional 3.5 feet resulting in a total height of 9.5 feet. It weighs hold 320 gallons of tea—over 2,500 cups of a standard 16 oz. tea drink—and will weigh approximately 2,700 lbs, heavier than an average sedan.
626 Night Market presents “The Night Market” Short Film
To celebrate the summer of night markets, 626 Night Market produced a short film entitled “The Night Market,” which follows three stories that happen at the night market. The film is directed by Jason Poon (“Bobalife” and “626”), produced by James Yi and Aileen Xu, and executive produced by Jonny Hwang.
“The Night Market” short film: http://bit.ly/626NM-TNMfilm
For more information regarding 626 Night Market events, visit www.626nightmarket.com.