Video Contest Winners!

Wow.  There is so much talent in the 626 community.  A couple months ago, we decided to throw a video contest for aspiring filmmakers in the community.  Today, I am happy and proud to announce our top five winners in the contest!  All of the entries were equally creative and unique in their own way,…

Kiva Zip: Crowdfunded 0% Interest Microloans for Small Businesses

By Timothy Lambert of Ono Island Crepes, 626 Night Market vendor As a small start-up business owner, you’ve always got to consider where funding is coming from and how it’ll help you build your credit so you can begin applying for bigger loans in the future.  If you’re in the process of starting a small…

“The Night Market” Short Film

To celebrate the summer of night market events, we produced a short film entitled “The Night Market.”  Follow three stories about family, friendship, love, loss, and triumph as they unfold at the Night Market.  We hope you enjoy it and help us share the night market love. The Night Market (2013) A girl embarrassed by…

Support a local screening of Girl Rising!

Support the Girl Rising film screening that will happen at 7:30PM on Tuesday, September 17th at the Edwards Renaissance Theater in Alhambra if 100 tickets are reserved! Girl Rising is a film produced by 10×10, an organization dedicated to empowering girls through education. Girl Rising is not only a film but a global movement that…

Presenting The World’s Largest Cup of Boba Milk Tea

See how the World’s Largest Cup of Boba Milk Tea went down from prep to clean up! Our giant boba cup will be back at our encore event on Labor Day Weekend: August 31 & Sept 1 Sat & Sun: 4pm-1am @ Santa Anita Park, Front Paddock Gardens

Local 626 Business Vikon Farms Expands. Creates 172 Jobs.

Vikon Farms, one of the more popular vendors at the 626 Night Market, is expanding their business to Arkansas and creating 172 new jobs along the way. Vikon Farms raises and distributes free range chicken and has been a staple of the 626 community for over a decade, serving many Asian markets. It’s great to…

The World’s Largest Cup of Boba Milk Tea! #DRINKBIG

This past weekend marked a momentous event in Asian foodie history… We successfully made the World’s Largest Cup of Boba Milk Tea!  Thank you to our supportive sponsors and community volunteers who helped turn this “big” dream into a reality.  Thank you especially to Tea Bar Starry and Boba 7 for taking on the challenge…

August Event Promos and Deals

Check out this weekend’s amazing vendor promos and deals to get more bang for your buck. Eat, shop, and live up the night market experience. Only at the 626 Night Market! Amazebowls Specializing in vegan açaí bowls and smoothies, Amazebowls Company wants to share their love for healthy living and delicious eating. Look for the…

Top 5 Snacks at 626 Night Market [Guest Post by Jennifer J. Chow]

I’ve visited Taiwan and enjoyed its after-dusk fun, particularly the good eats (the crazy blaring carnival games, not so much).  I was really excited to learn about the 626 Night Market last year. When we went, my family was a big fan of the fusion items, like bulgogi fries (BOMB dot COM). I prefer the…