Get out of the cold and warm up with us at our February networking event, in partnership with Happy Hour With Friends. Meet the 2015 board and committee members and ask us about the upcoming ski trip, Dragon Boat Festival and outreach programs with community partners. 

Filipino Kitchen Takeover, Popup in DC


Contact: Heather Freeman | (800) 987-9806 | Heather@Heatherfreeman.com 

Lindley Thornburg | (703) 593-5503 | Lindley@Heatherfreeman.com

Daikaya Announces Its Monthly Pop-Up for February Featuring Filipino Street Food

WHAT: On Saturday, February 7th, Daikaya, located at 705 6th Street, NW, will hold a Filipino Street Food Pop-Up as a part of its monthly Saturday late night Pop-Up series featuring cuisine from all around the world.

From 11 PM to 1 AM, guest will take pleasure in an a la carte Filipino street food menu prepared by Daikaya’s Filipino chefs Nick Casar and Kristian Felix spearheaded by Executive Chef Katsuya Fukushima. Daikaya is welcoming all home chefs to request their favorite Filipino street food dish in advance of this evening.


The Daikaya team will incorporate recipe ideas, creating their interpretation for the Pop-UP, with suggestions being sent to them via social media.

WHERE: 705 6th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001.  Daikaya is located one block from the Gallery Pl-Chinatown metro accessible on the red, green and yellow lines and three blocks from the Judiciary Square metro accessible on the red line.

WHEN: Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 11 PM to 1 AM

HOW: Reservations are advised, and can be made by calling (202) 589-1600, or visiting www.daikaya.com.  Daikaya can also be reached on Twitter @Daikayadc and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Daikaya.

Photo: https://www.facebook.com/Daikaya

Manny (the movie) is coming to the DC area!

Narrated by Academy Award Nominee Liam Neeson and directed by Ryan Moore and Academy Award winner Leon Gast ("When We Were Kings"), "Manny" is the untold story of one of the most loved and respected athletes of all time. From a starving teenager who fought to feed his family, to becoming a boxing champion on the world stage, "Manny" is a feature length documentary film that takes you behind the scenes into the life of fighter Manny Pacquiao.

Filming for "Manny" began in 2010 and features Manny's never-before-seen home footage. "Manny" also features original music by Lorne Balfe (Inception, The Dark Knight, Iron Man, Sherlock Holmes) and interviews include Mark Wahlberg, Jimmy Kimmel, Jeremy Piven, Oscar De La Hoya, and other notable personalities.

Showing in the DC area starting January 23rd, screening will only last for a week so plan a movie night with your barkadas and pamilya!


206 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314


FYI: It will also be showing on Demand via cable operators but come on seeing it in theaters is the way to go.

You can read about the director Ryan Moore on the Asian Journal newspaper, Fil-Am director Ryan Matthew Moore: On Giving Back to Pinoy Cinema and Chasing Manny Pacquiao

For more information about Manny, please go to mannypacquiaomovie.com.