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2018 Kidz Biz & Youthpreneur

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The Little Mekong Night Market has always prioritized creating a family friendly event for people of all ages. From kid friendly art activities & games, to amazing youth engaged performances. This year, the 2018 Little Mekong Night Market is intentionally implementing a youth element into our night markets, the Kidz Biz & Youthpreneur opportunity. The…



Little Mekong Night Market is returning on July 23 & 24!

LITTLE MEKONG NIGHT MARKET INTRODUCES AN ARTWALK AND ACTIVITY ZONE Asian Economic Development Association (AEDA) brings back Minnesota’s Original Southeast Asian Night Market for a bigger weekend of new arts programming, more food, and highlight performances   (St. Paul) Little Mekong Night Market is back on the streets, this year on Saturday and Sunday, July…



Waves of Little Mekong Dates Announced!

Little Mekong is excited to announce our second big event of the summer! Take a dip into the social and cultural explorations of water at our WAVES OF LITTLE MEKONG event, happening Saturday, August 20th, 11am-7pm! Waves of Little Mekong is a community driven festival that will explore and celebrate water in the Little Mekong…



Art, food and community at Little Mekong Night Market

Knight Foundation Levi Weinhagen, August 14, 2015   Earlier this month, a few blocks off of University Avenue in St. Paul were transformed into an Asian-inspired night market. It’s called the Little Mekong Night Market. It’s a Knight Green Line Challenge winner and it’s part of the Asian Economic Development Association’s strategy to harness the…



This weekend’s Little Mekong Night Market will mark expansion

Pioneer Press Frederick Melo, August 6, 2015   A banner announces the ‘Night Market’ in the Little Mekong section of University Avenue in St. Paul, Saturday, July 5, 2014. (Pioneer Press: John Autey) In St. Paul’s Frogtown neighborhood, the Little Mekong Night Market returns Friday and Saturday night, larger than ever. North and south of…



Two Nights in Little Mekong

MSP Magazine Drew Wood, August 3, 2015 Literally meaning “Mother of Water” in Lao and Thai, the Southeast Asian Mekong River is a physical cross section of its culturally diverse slice of the globe. The Mother of Water meanders south from China through Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam before its terminus in the South…



Tales from the Gardens: Little Mekong Night Market

Asian Media Access Maya Park, August 6, 2015 ST. PAUL, Minn. (Aug. 6, 2015) — It is time for the second-annual Little Mekong Night Market, held once again in St. Paul’s Little Mekong District on from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 7, 2015, and from 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. on Sunday. Little…