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Arizona Bao and Dumpling Festival

  • 3 S. Arizona Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225


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  • Dates: November 6, 2021
  • Location: 3 S. Arizona Ave
  • Time: 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Price: Varied admissions based on ticket, adult admissions range from $5.00 to $14.99

The Arizona Bao and Dumpling Festival is coming to Downtown Chandler with a large variety baos and dumplings that include traditional and creative interpretations.

What is a bao? From Food Republic, a bao or known as a steamed bun or baozi is a "complete meal conveniently packed away in a white, warm, soft bun." Or what we like to say, an amazing delicious experience. Baos are a form of dumplings and the festival will feature various styles from takoyaki to potstickers.

Most bao/dumpling vendors will feature at least one bao/dumpling on their menu that is $5 or less.  Additional Asian dishes, Boba tea, desserts and other dishes will be available for purchase. 

Attendees will find free games to play and a curated marketplace featuring the work of local artists.

It is recommend to bring cash for food, beverage and craft purchases.

Parking is free and plentiful in the Downtown Chandler with street parking and parking garages.

Children 6 and under are free and each attendee must have their own ticket for entry. No refunds are available and tickets include festival admission only. All food and drink is sold separately. 

Scattered admissions - purchase your ticket for a designated time

  • Early admission starts at 10:30 a.m. and no later than 11:30 a.m.
  • General admission starts at noon and no later than 1:30 p.m.
  • Happy Hour admission starts at 2:00 p.m. until the end of the event

Face masks must be worn at  the event, but may be removed when actively eating/drinking.  

Vendors will sanitiza the booths regularly and tables/chairs will be frequently sanitized.


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