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Upcoming Events

19 May San Ramon

19 May - Commemoration of ATATURK, Youth and Sports Day
Sunday, May 19, 12:30 - 5pm

Bollinger Canyon Elementary School
2300 Talavera Dr.   San Ramon, CA 94583

Live Music, Food & Drinks, Youth and Kids activities

Organized by OKUL - Turkish Community Connection

Turkfest Monterey

Custom House Plaza, Monterey

Sat & Sun, August 3-4, 2019
11am - 7pm

Live Music and Entertainment:
Folk Dancing, Belly Dancing & Art Exhibits

Group Hadi Hadi
Group Karmasik

Food and drinks: Doner Kebap, Adana Kebap, Borek, Baklava, Turkish Coffee & more!

Many activities for children: puppet making, face painting, coloring, folk dancing & games

Welcome!.. Hosgeldiniz!..

Welcome to the Turkish American Association of California (TAAC). 
TAAC is a California 501-c(3) public non-profit corporation - donations are tax-deductible. It was founded in December 1975, with the mission of increase, improve and promote public knowledge and understanding of Turkish culture, history and people; foster friendship and communication among the American and Turkish cultures; promote the exchange of the arts, culture and cuisine of the United States and Turkey; maintain and promote Turkish traditions; and provide humanitarian assistance to Turks living in the United States and abroad.


TAAC has four local chapters - San Jose (Silicon Valley), San Francisco, Sacramento and Monterey.

Please become a TAAC MEMBER to support the Turkish American community and promote the Turkish Cultural Heritage!..

Business Members

  • MBT IT ConsultingMonterey
  • Nil Yucel DentistrySan Francisco
  • Sultana RestaurantMenlo Park



Membership benefits include being connected with the Turkish American Community, often free of charge or discounted participation in TAAC events and updates on local cultural events. TAAC has individual, family and association/business membership categories:


Individual Membership


Family Membership


Association/Business Membership    


TAAC's ability to fulfill its mission of service to the Turkish-American community depends on your active participation and membership dues.