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2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - All Day | Cost: FREE
Portsmouth Square | 733 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA



2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade and is an opportunity to experience Chinese cultural arts such as Chinese folk dancing, opera, drumming and much more at the entertainment stage on Washington St. below Grant Ave. Make sure to get a family photo with the giant puppets, dragon and other memorable artifacts from the Parade. Over 120 booths and concessions making this a shopper’s paradise.

Traditional and modern entertainment perform on the main stage both days. Enjoy colorful folk dance from throughout Asia, acrobats, lion dancing, and magic demonstrations.

Attendance at the two day fair is about 500,000. Come be a part of all the fun and magic as well as the incredible “Block of Fortune.”

2018 Chinese New Year Community Street Fair
– Saturday, February 24, 2018 | 10 am to 4:30 pm
– Sunday, February 25, 2018 | 9 am to 5 pm
Grant Avenue from Clay to Broadway
Pacific Avenue from Kearny to Stockton
Jackson Street from Kearny to Stockton
FREE


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Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Fairs & Festivals, Kids & Families, Lunar New Year, San Francisco, Top Annual Events
Address: 733 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA

Saturday, February 24, 2018

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