On the 8th Annual Cultural Celebration Day at Capitol, people from Latino Hispanic American Community Center (LHACC), Chinese Cultural and Arts Institute, and Turkish Cultural Center of Pennsylvania (TccPenn) convened at the Main Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg on June 29, 2017. The event was hosted by Sen. John Blake, Sen. Jay Costa, Sen. Lisa M. Boscola, Sen. David Argall, Sen. John Sabatina Jr. Rep. Michael Sturla, Rep. Thomas P. Murt, Rep. Harry Readshaw, Rep. Thomas C. Caltagirone, Rep. Michael H. Scholssberg, Rep. Rosita C. Youngblood, Rep. Margo L. Davidson, and Rep. Tim Hennessey. Lehigh Dialogue Center members were also among invitees.
The event started with an opening remark by Sait Onal, TccPenn President. The national anthems were sung. There was an award ceremony followed by complimentary Turkish Food, live music, traditional dances and many more.