In addition to the wonderful displays at the Museum (designed by the people of Disney, the Simpsons, Dreamworks and more), the Museum’s huge draw are their events. From Sushi seminars, martial arts demonstrations, Asian musical performances, movie screenings, martial arts celebrity days and more, you don’t want to miss these great events.
Sept. 9, 2017
VOLUNTEER THANK YOU
Sponsored by Karen and Michael Matsuda, we are hosting our annual Dragonfest Volunteer thank you dinner to those designated individuals who were kind enough to give of their time and effort without pay to help us at Dragonfest. We contact you each individually as to the designation.
September 16, 2017
5 pm to 8 pm
AN EVENING OF UNIQUE TREASURES
We are excited to feature of evening of beautiful, hand-made, elegant women’s and men’s jewelry that we know you will love. Plus, a wonderful line of very fashionable and stylish clothing that you can’t find in any department store. Patricia Nelson of “Nelson Treasures of Jewelry and Apparel” will be making a special appearance at the Museum to present her latest ensemble of one-of-a-kind jewelry and inspiring fashions.
September 30, 2017
4 pm to 6 pm
VINCE CECERE DAY at the Museum
He’s the star of the new show “Call Vinny,” an instructor in close quarter combat, Japanese jujitsu instructing U.S. military,special forces, U.S. federal agencies and law enforcement. He’s a television personality, an actor with over 30 credits to his name, a weight lifter and public speaker, let’s all join together to celebrate Vince Cecere.
September TBA 2017
6 pm to 9 pm
ART CAMACHO BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT AND SIGNING PARTY
Join us as we celebrate the release of award-winning film director Art Camacho and the release of his new book “A Filmmaker’s Journey.” Enjoy food, fun and a discussion and sale of his new book at the BOOK SIGNING.
October 7, 2017
4 pm to 6 pm
DAVE JOHNSON DAY at the Museum
He is a martial artists extraordinaire, he served as the Chairman of the Crime Prevention Committee for the city of Madera, he was named “Role Model of the Year” by Inside Taekwondo Magazine appearing on the cover of the January 1996 issue. He’s a 2013 inductee in the Martial Arts History Museum’s Hall of Fame AND, he will match whatever funds we raise that day at the Museum. So, let’s bring in 20,000 people shall we?