Celebrate the A100, the most impactful Asian Pacific Leaders.

  • May 11, 2024
  • Los Angeles

The Most-Viewed Asian Pacific Gathering on the Continent

From tech to entertainment to fashion, the Gold Gala celebrates cross-industry excellence through the nation’s most-recognized Asian Pacific award—the A100. This definitive and most-viewed event features a stunning Gold Carpet, one-of-a-kind experiences, groundbreaking announcements, and a meticulously-curated guest list with hundreds of multicultural luminaries and thought leaders.

Definitive Honors

The Gold Gala is the most coveted and most viewed Asian Pacific gathering, anchored by the definitive Asian Pacific award as voted on by thousands of cultural leaders.


Interactive programming enables guests to collaborate on new solutions to pressing challenges while forging meaningful cross-industry and cross-generational relationships.

Unforgettable Experience

From a Maia Ruth Lee-designed “Gold Clover” award statue to a Michelin cuisine to an expansive Gold Carpet, the Gold Gala is an unmatched, singular experience.


  • 2024
  • 2022

On-stage Honorees

Bang Si-Hyuk

Gold Legend Honor

Karan Johar

Gold Legend Honor

Padma Lakshmi

Gold Legend Honor

Lucy Liu

Gold Legend Honor

Cast and Creators of Beef

Gold Icon Honor

Cynthia Erivo

Gold Ally Honor

Hello Kitty

Gold Generation Award


Billboard Gold Music Honor

Rachell "Valkyrae" Hofstetter

A1 in Gaming & Sports

Maui First Responders

A1 in Social Impact

Hoa Xuande

New Gold Honor

Apolo Anton Ohno, Chloe Kim, Kristi Yamaguchi, Madison Chock, Maia and Alex Shibutani, Nathan Chen, Scout Bassett, Vincent Zhou

Special Olympics Moment