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2017 Lunar New Year Celebration | Redwood City

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Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Courthouse Square | 2200 Broadway, Redwood City, CA



Photo | via City of Redwood City

Come to the 7th annual Lunar New Year Celebration in Redwood City featuring lion dancers, red panda acrobats, martial artists, taiko drummers, and other live performances for this celebration. Plus, there will be a free Kids Arts and Crafts Area on Saturday, February 11, 2017.

The Lunar New Year is one of the most important holidays in Asian heritage, often celebrated with big family gatherings, gift giving, the eating of symbolic foods, and displays of festive decorations – all focused on bringing good luck for the New Year and celebrating the imminent arrival of spring. This celebration of the Year of the Monkey is free and open to the public.

2017 schedule:

  • 11:00- 11:25 AM Opening Ceremonies
  • 11:25-11:55 AM Shaolin Culture Center – Martial Artist
  • 12:00-12:25 PM Shinnyo-En Temple – Taiko Drumming
  • 12:45-1:30 PM California Kung Fu & Tai Chi
  • 1:35-1:55 PM Shinnyo-En Temple – Taiko Drumming
  • 2:00-3:30 PM Sing Tao Chinese Radio Entertainment
  • 3:30-4:00 PM Lion Dancers – Closing Ceremony

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

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Address: 2200 Broadway, Redwood City, CA
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