A scene from last Sunday’s event at the Queens Museum of Art in Flushing, Queens.

Ronald McDonald performs magic show for Fil-Am families

Ronald McDonald made a special appearance at FASHI’s (Filipino American Human Services, Inc.) annual “Light a Parol” Celebration at the Queens Museum of Art in Flushing, Queens this past Sunday to help celebrate the holidays.

Ronald performed a magic show to the delight of the Filipino-American families in attendance.

Additionally, McDonald’s also provided complimentary Happy Meals and gifts for the children.

This special celebration is part of McDonald’s “Ronald McDonald and Friends” program, which features Ronald McDonald performing at Asian community centers throughout the New York tri-state area.

Previous “Ronald McDonald and Friends” events this year have included celebrations of Lunar New Year, Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the Korean Harvest Festival and Diwali.


FAHSI is a community-based, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the social conditions and enhancing the self-reliance of the Filipino and Filipino-American communities of New York City.

FAHSI’s vision is an empowered Filipino-American community with a strong sense of identity and commitment to civic participation.

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There are more than 600 McDonald’s restaurants, owned by 100 franchisees, located throughout the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut tri-state area.

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