April 7, 2019!


Our next "Global Tastes of Scranton" event will feature the Bhutanese-Nepali refugee community!

Sunday | April 7, 2019 | 5:00 p.m.

Scranton Cultural Center | 420 N. Washington Ave.

Tickets are $35 & can be purchased here!

Some of the newer Scrantonians are members of the Bhutanese refugee community of Nepali origin. They will create a "pop-up restaurant" sharing their home cuisine and traditions.

A sampling of authentic dare from Momo King and Nepali Kitchen in coorperation with Terra Preta Prime Restaurant will be serve, including momos, chawmin, samosas, and traditional datshi curry.

This event will also include highlights of the Bhutanese-Nepali culture, with special music and performances, and information about the refugee crisis.  

Past Events

Check out coverage from past events!
Syria (May 7, 2016 & October 14, 2017):

Congolese (October 22, 2016):


Partners and Supporters

Event Partners: Catholic Social Services, The Greenhouse Project, Lackawanna County Department of Arts and Culture,  Momo King, Namaste Grocery and Nepali Kitchen, Scranton Cultural Center, Terra Preta Prime, and The University of Scranton Office of Community and Government Relations.


Project Purpose

The purpose of the project is to increase cultural awareness and collaboration and to empower and support refugee women in the Scranton area. Women who participate in this project will be invited to join existing small business development activities through the University of Scranton Small Business Development Center & Women's Entrepreneuship Center and the Scranton Area Community Foundation. For more information, contact The University of Scranton Office of Community and Government Relations at 570-941-4419.