On August 23, 2022, the Anaheim City Council may vote on a formal designation of Little Arabia in Anaheim, which was finally agendized during the July 12 council meeting. Sign the Letter: Send a letter to Anaheim City Council: bit.ly/DesignateLittleArabia Little Arabia: The Little Arabia District is a cultural and hospitable hub in Anaheim. InContinue reading “TAKE ACTION: Tell Anaheim City Council to Designate Little Arabia on August 23rd”
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Arab American Civic Council Releases Results of Little Arabia Designation Survey
A majority of Anaheim voters support the official designation of Little Arabia in Anaheim.
A Brief History of Little Arabia
Little Arabia District is a cultural destination in Orange County, California, the center for Orange County’s Arab-American community. It is sometimes referred to as “Little Gaza” which was a play on the original designation of this area as the “Garza Island.” According to the OC Weekly, prior to the arrival of Arab merchants and families,Continue reading “A Brief History of Little Arabia”