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How To Fest

The DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival runs from Thursday, July 13 to Sunday, July 16, 2023. This year’s festival is an all in-person event with no online component. Our hub is the Eaton Workshop at 1201-1203 K St. NW,


Angelika Pop-Up at Union Market

550 Penn Street NE
Washington, DC, 20002
(571) 512-3311

Parking: free parking available in the lot directly in front of Union Market
Metro: NoMa-Gallaudet University Station (Red Line)
Bicycle parking: available at Union Market and the rack at our front entrance

Eaton Workshop

1201-1203 K St NW
Washington, DC 20005

Screenings at the Eaton Workshop will take place in three different locations: the Eaton Cinema on the first floor and the Eaton Beverly Snow Room on the second floor, both at 1201 K St. NW, and the Eaton House Lounge on the first floor at 1203 K St NW. All screenings can be accessed by entering through the hotel lobby and following the signs.

Parking: parking is available for all-day in-and-out parking in the hotel garage located on the southwest side of 12th St. NW for the special rate of $25. Mention the festival when you park!
Metro: Metro Center (Red/Orange/Silver/Blue Lines)
Bicycle parking: rack in front of front entrance and further west along K St. NW

AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center

8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 495-6700

Parking: located near several public parking garages. Both the Wayne Avenue Garage and the Town Square Garage offer FREE parking all day on weekends and holidays. The Wayne Avenue Garage is located on Wayne Avenue, between Georgia Avenue and Fenton Street. The Town Square Garage is located on Fenton Street, between Roeder Road and Ellsworth Drive. For additional parking options, visit
Metro: Silver Spring (Red Line) station in Silver Spring.
Bicycle parking: available along Colesville Rd.


Please arrive at the theater with your tickets, either printed or digital. You must have a ticket to enter the theater.
Tickets for Opening NIght are $15 and can be purchased at DCAPAFF Opening Night Film “Mixed”.

All festival screenings at the Eaton Workshop are FREE with an option to make a donation of $10/ticket. Donating will give you the added benefit of a guaranteed seat until 10 minutes past showtime. Free booked tickets allow a holder to be seated on a first-come-first served basis after all paid ticket holders are seated. 10 minutes past showtime, all remaining empty seats will be made available to the waiting line. To book tickets, check out the schedule at: DCAPAFF Schedule.

Tickets for Closing Night are $20 and can be purchased on the AFI Silver site on the page for The Accidental Getaway Driver.


Health and Safety Guidance

Our COVID-19 guidance is based on current health and safety measures set by local DC government and the State of Maryland. In both DC and Maryland, as of July 11, COVID-19 community levels are LOW.

If you are not feeling well, please stay home! Of course we would love to have you watch films with us but your health and safety as well as the health and safety of the rest of our community is very important to us!

We encouraged you to wash and sanitize your hands frequently during their visit. Hand-sanitizing stations and washrooms are available in all of our screening venues.

Masks are not currently required in our venues but mask wearing is encouraged.