Asian District Cultural & Culinary Tour
Oct 05, 2019
Classen Blvd between 23rd & 30th
Experience a unique cultural and culinary tour of Oklahoma City's Asian District. From bánh mì sandwiches to phở, participants will enjoy the district's flavorful food, friendly people and diverse history. All food on this tour is included with registration.
The tour meets at Lee's Sandwiches at 9:30am, where guests will tour the facility, learn about the background of South East Asian food, sample bánh mì, Vietnamese coffee, Thai tea, and other Lee's items. You can also learn how to build your own spring roll.
Move on to Military Park at 10:45am for a general overview of the Asian District. Guests will learn about the area's cultural significance, including why Oklahoma City is home to one of the largest Vietnamese populations per capita in the United States.
At 11:30am, the tour stops at VII Asian Bistro, where participants will learn about the cultural background of phở and other South East Asian food. This event wraps up with a Q/A with tour guides about Asian culture over lunch.