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2015 Vietnamese Lunar New Year Tet Festival & Firecracker Show | SF

Saturday, February 14, 2015 - All Day | Cost: FREE*
*This event is most likely free, but a nominal donation at the gate may be requested.

UN Plaza | Market St. & Hyde St, San Francisco, CA



2015 Vietnamese Lunar New Year Tet Festival & Firecracker Show | SF

Tet Nguyen Dan (also known as the Vietnamese Lunar New Year) is a traditional holiday celebrated annually by the Vietnamese to mark the beginning of both spring and the new lunar year.

Expect lion dances, performances, a firecracker show, games, and booths displaying New Year flowers or selling traditional Vietnamese foods, plus the handing out of lucky red envelopes to children.

19th Annual Vietnamese Lunar New Year Festival
Saturday, February 14, 2015 | 10:30 am to 5:30 pm
United Nations Plaza, Market and Hyde Streets, SF
FREE

2015 Year of the Goat highlights include:

  • Grand Opening Ceremony
  • Dragon and Lion Dances
  • Firecracker Show
  • Traditional Tet Rituals
  • Health Fair Center
  • Li Xi money (Red Envelopes) Give-away to children
  • Multi-ethnic Live Entertainment
  • Raffle
  • Celebrities’ Music Performances
  • Over 100 vendor booths and exhibitions
  • Children Traditional Costume Show
  • Karaoke Contest
  • Youth Performances
  • Arts and Craft Exhibitions

2015 Vietnamese Lunar New Year Tet Festival & Firecracker Show | SF


Links: Event details

Cost: FREE*

*This event is most likely free, but a nominal donation at the gate may be requested.

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Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Eating & Drinking, Fairs & Festivals, KFOG, Kids & Families, Lunar New Year, San Francisco
Venue: UN Plaza
Address: Market St. & Hyde St, San Francisco, CA

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