Of more than 900 volunteer participants, representing 12 Asian countries, will be featured at this year’s Asian Cultural Experience, July 8 and 9, at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.

This year’s event will focus on the culture and heritage of Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, The Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.

This two day event, co, there will be fashion shows, exhibits of rare cultural artifacts, and a variety of demonstrations, including calligraphy, woodwork, pottery, vegetable and ice carving; and origami, the Japanese art of paper-folding.

Audience participation is encouraged.

Sample foods of the countries; and a bazaar will include a treasure trove of arts and crafts for sale.