Ethnic Food Fair

Come eat some Filipino food with us at the 39th Annual Ethnic Food Fair! Free entry!

Make Filipino Star Lanterns!

Come make a Parol (Star Lantern) for FREE! Session 1 is from 5:00-6:30 PM and Session 2 is from 7:00-8:30 PM on Saturday, November 17. Sign up here  

Trick or Treat at the International Cottages

San Diego’s Balboa Park and its museums are treating families to a free Halloween Family Day with a spooky array of hands-on activities and other free goodies. The free annual Balboa Park Halloween Family Day gives families a safe, fun, and culturally inspired way to kick off their Halloween activities. […]

Eat Filipino Food With Your Hands!

Join us for a “Kamayan”! Learn to eat with your hands, enjoy delicious Philippine cuisine, and help raise funds for the House of the Philippines’ (HOP) Build a New Cottage Project in Balboa Park! Tickets are $29 per person. This includes food, soda, and a $5 donation to the House […]

Congressional Gold Medal Luncheon Please consider attending and supporting our Filipino American World War II veterans on Sunday October 14 at 11:30 am. These veterans have long been in the shadows and are finally getting recognition. Most veterans are in their 90s now. There is still time to make applications for family members. Link […]

December Nights

Join us for December Nights! The house will be open and we’ll also be selling food. December 1: 3pm-11pm December 2: 12pm-11pm See you there!

Parol Making Workshop

  The Parol Making Workshop is on Saturday, November 4, at the Hall of Nations.  We are having two sessions: 5:30-7 PM & 7-8:30 PM.  The event is free and refreshments will be served. Go to to register!

Pakaraguian Kulintang Ensemble

Join us as we return to our indigenous roots celebrating the music and dance from the southern island of Mindanao. Grab a chair, bring a blanket, get cultured, and relax on the lawn to the final days summer as we host San Diego’s Pakaraguian Kulintang Ensemble.

Taste of the Philippines with Dakila

  This special event is a flavorful combination of FOOD & MUSIC. Let us take you back in time of peace, love and happiness. Relax to the smooth sounds of the 70’s mixed with the comforts of our homeland. Sample delicious dishes prepared by local Filipino chefs, refreshing libations, sweet treets, […]