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2016 Chinatown Music Festival and Interactive Design Exhibition | SF

Saturday, August 13, 2016 - All Day | Cost: FREE
Portsmouth Square | 733 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA



The seventh annual Chinatown Music Festival celebrates an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary music performances by locally and internationally recognized talents performing at Portsmouth Square.

2016 Chinatown Music Festival
Saturday, August 13, 2016 | 11 am to 5 pm
Portsmouth Square, Kearny & Clay St, SF
FREE

In addition to all of the wonderful musical performances, the Festival will also feature Chinatown’s first exhibition of interactive design.

Consisting of four installations created by Chinese artists trained in American art schools, the interactive exhibition will allow visitors to interact with a variety of media such as a video game that will teach you how to speak the language of gorillas or learn about digital drawing and food.

2016 Lineup

  • San Francisco Guzheng Music Society
  • Jest Jammin’
  • Li Ka Sing
  • Belinda Ho
  • Portsmouth Square Dance Club
  • Melody of China
  • Gingee
  • Jon Jangtet with guest artist, Amanda Kemp

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

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Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Fairs & Festivals, Fun & Games, Kids & Families, Lectures & Workshops, Live Music, San Francisco, Theater & Performance
Address: 733 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA

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