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Upcoming Events



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 Arkadas

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

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

MARK your calendars to celebrate the 96th Anniversary of the Turkish Republic on Sat, Nov 2, 2019.

            EMBASSY SUITES San Francisco Airport – Water Front, 150 Anza Blvd. Burlingame, CA 94010

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.