Past Events


April 7, 2018
CranFest, Cranberry Township Municipal Building

March 4, 2018
Lunar New Year Parade in Squirrel Hill

February 24, 2018
OCA Lunar New Year Banquet at Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral.

February 17, 2018
Lunar New Year Kickoff in Squirrel Hill

February 16, 2018 @ 9am
KDKA Pittsburgh Today Live Appearance

February 15, 2018
PNC Lunar New Year Celebration (Lion Dance)

February 11, 2018
Pitt CASA and VSA Lunar New Year
(OCA Performance Ensemble)

February 10, 2018
CAST-P New Year Gala
(OCA Performance Ensemble)

February 4, 2018
Pittsburgh Chinese Restaurant Association Chinese New Year Celebration Lion Dance


December 3, 2017, 12pm
Nationality Rooms Open House Performance

November 25, 2017 @ 9am
WPXI Holiday Parade

November 11, 2017 @ 10am-4pm
APA Y-Advocate Youth Leadership Training

November 4, 2017 @ 1:00pm-4:00pm
Pittsburgh Ginkgo Fest 2017

October 29, 2017 @ 5:00pm-9:00pm
Chinese Heritage Committee Scholarship Dinner

October 28, 2017 @ Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Squirrel Hill, 2:00 pm
Pushing Hands with Organization of Chinese Americans' Advocates of Asian Pacific American Pittsburgh
In Pushing Hands director Ang Lee reveals the challenges older immigrants face while trying to fit in to American life. With subtle humor, this film follows a widowed grandfather from Beijing as he navigates suburban New York alongside his more Westernized family. (1992; 105 minutes)

October 23, 2017 @ 6:30pm-10:00pm
OCA Free Medical and Dental Clinic

October 21, 2017 @ 12:00pm-3:00pm
OCA Luncheon Tribute to Dr. Victor Yu

October 17, 2017 @ 8:30pm-10:30pm
Pitt International Week: An Evening with George Takei (OCA Sponsorship)

October 17, 2017 @ 9:00am
OCA Dragon Eye Dotting Ceremony and sponsor of the Press Event Power of the Purse: How Asian Americans & Pacific Islanders Contribute to the Pennsylvania Economy - Everyday Noodles

September 23, 2017
Squirrel Hill Night Market (Marketplace and Cultural)

September 17, 2017
Pittsburgh Chinese Festival (OCA Performance Ensemble)

August 26, 2017
Squirrel Hill Night Market

August 2-5, 2017
OCA National Convention in Sacramento

June 10, 2017
OCA DragonFest (Members Only)

May 25, 2017
A Taste of Taiwan
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May 20, 2017
Cleveland Asian Festival Performance

May 21, 2017
US Army Reserve Performance

May 11, 2017
Sewickley Academy Lecture/Demo

May 6, 2017
OCA Youth Volunteers at the Pittsburgh Marathon

May 2, 2017
Day of Inclusion Proclamation
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April 20, 2017
International Night, Hoover Elementary School, Mt Lebanon

April 8, 2017

March 5th, 2017
Spring Festival of the Egg, 12pm-5pm. Look for the OCA table - great event for family and kids!

February 12, 2017
Lunar New Year Parade in Squirrel Hill

February 10, 2017
Pittsburgh Today TV Appearance

February 5, 2017
PCRA Chinese New Year Celebration (Sponsor)

January 30, 2017
Wheeling Chinese New Year Celebration

January 29, 2017
CAST-P and PCCC Chinese New Year Gala

January 29, 2017
Wigle Whiskey Performance

January 28, 2017
Lunar New Year Pittsburgh Kick-Off Festival

January 28, 2017
TRFCC Chinese New Year Celebration

January 28, 2017
Pitt CASA Lunar New Year Performance

January 21, 2017
OCA Lunar New Year 30th Anniversary Banquet and Fundraiser

January 18, 2017
Jefferson Middle School International Night


December 17, 2016
OCA General Meeting and Holiday Lunch
Guest Speaker: Ken Lee, OCA National CEO!

November 26, 2016
WPXI Holiday Parade

October 29, 2016
Tree Pittsburgh Fall Plant Sale & Gingko Fest (OCA Sponsored)
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October 17, 2016
OCA Free Medical Clinic
Informational Flyer: English | Chinese

September 25, 2016
Chinese Nationality Rooms Scholarship Dinner

September 17, 2016
Squirrel Hill Night Market
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Marketplace and Get out to Vote Booth

September 17, 2016
The Philippine-American Performing Arts of Greater Pittsburgh (PAPAGP) Annual Recital
The Kelly-Strayhorn Theater
OCA Youth Performance Ensemble Appearance

September 10, 2016
2016 Pittsburgh Chinese Cultural Festival
11:00am - 8:00pm.
Schenley Plaza, Oakland, Pittsburgh

September 3&4, 2016
2016 Pittsburgh Folk Festival
Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday 11am-6pm
Schenley Plaza, Oakland, Pittsburgh
Kitchen, Marketplace and Cultural Booths
Matinee Chinese YoYo performance and 7:00pm Dance Performance

August 20, 2016
Squirrel Hill Night Market

July 9, 2016
Pittsburgh Bicentennial Parade

June 18, 2016
Squirrel Hill Night Market

April 23, 2016
OCA Performance Ensemble Showcase

April 9, 2016 from 10:00am - 3:00pm.
Cranberry Folk and Food Festival (CranFest)
Cranberry Township Municipal Building, Cranberry Township, PA

February 27, 2016
OCA Lunar New Year Banquet

February 21, 2016. 11am
Squirrel Hill Lunar New Year Parade

February 13, 2016. 5:30p
CASA (Chinese American Student Association), Pitt, Chinese New Year Performance

February 7, 2016. 8:00p
Pittsburgh Chinese Restaurant Association Lunar New Year Banquet. Meadows Racetrack and Casino.

February 6, 2016
Squirrel Hill Lunar New Year Celebration 2016

Pittsburgh city council "Chinese American Day" Announcement
February 2, 2015

January 31, 2016
CAST-P Chinese New Year Celebration

January 31, 2016
TRFCC Chinese New Year Celebration

January 24, 2016, 2-3pm
World Kaleidoscope Series at the Carnegie Library

  • OCA Youth Lion and Yoyo

January 2, 2016
2016 Pittsburgh Chinese Culture Center New Year Party

  • OCA Youth Performance Ensemble


December 19, 2015, 12:30pm
OCA Holiday Luncheon and General Meeting
Old Town Buffet Party Room, 860 Saw Mill Run Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15226
$12/person includes drink and tip
Guest Speaker: Professor Minking K. Chyu
Leighton and Mary Orr Chair Professor of Engineering
Associate Dean for International Initiatives, Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh
Dean, Sichuan University - Pittsburgh Institute, Chengdu, China
Professor Chyu was instrumental in the creation of the Sichuan University - Pittsburgh Institute, a joint engineering institute to educate undergraduate students and foster collaborative research. This is a significant and long-term project between Pitt and Sichuan University and Pitt is one of only five U.S. universities to have entered into a large-scale partnership agreement with a Chinese university.

December 6, 2015
Nationality Rooms Program, University of Pittsburgh Open House

  • OCA Youth Performance Ensemble

November 28, 2015, Tune in at 9am!
WPXI Holiday Parade

October 25, 2015
Chinese Classroom Scholarship Dinner

  • OCA Youth Performance Ensemble

October 12, 2015
OCA Free Medical Clinic

June 11, 2015
Cranberry Community Days

  • Marketplace
  • Food Booth
  • Chinese Yo Yo and Lion Dance at 1:30pm
  • OCA Youth Performance Ensemble

May 15-16, 2015
Pittsburgh Folk Festival
Monroeville Convention Center

  • Cultural Booth
  • Marketplace
  • Food Booth
  • OCA Youth Performance Ensemble

May 9, 2015
Asian Day at Kennywood

  • OCA Youth Performance Ensemble

February 28, 2015
CAST-P Chinese New Year Celebration

February 21, 2015
OCA Banquet

February 14, 2015
Taiwanese Association New Year Luncheon

February 1, 2015
Pittsburgh Chinese Restaurant Association New Year

January 31, 2015
TRFCC Chinese New Year Dinner

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