LUNAR NEW YEAR 2019

Chinese New Year is a Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar. The festival is usually referred to as the Spring Festival in modern China, and is one of several Lunar New Years in Asia. This is a Year of Earth Pig, starting on Feb. 5, 2019. In Chinese culture, pigs are the symbol of wealth. Their chubby faces and big ears are signs of fortune as well. Pigs have a beautiful personality and are blessed with good fortune in life.

UPDATED EVENT DATES DUE TO WEATHER:

GALAXY ART CENTER’S TRADITIONAL CHINESE PERFORMANCE
Pavilion Event Plaza
Saturday, February 9 | 1:30 - 3 PM

Join us and celebrate Lunar New Year as Galaxy Art Center performs traditional Chinese music, song and dance. LEARN MORE

TRADITIONAL CHINESE RIBBON DANCERS
Sunday, February 10 | 3:30 - 4:30 PM
Pavilion Event Plaza

Chinese ribbon dancing is a traditional art form that originated in ancient China. Using sharp, rhythmic movements and long colorful ribbons, dancers perform to traditional music. LEARN MORE

DRAGON PARADE
Pavilion Event Plaza
Saturday, February 23  | 12 & 2 PM

The Dragon Parade will wind through Bella Terra at 12 & 2 PM with a complete performance in the Pavilion Event Plaza featuring colorful costumes, drums, gongs, cymbals and skilled displays of dance and movement. Kids craft station open from 12 - 3 PM. LEARN MORE

CHINESE GUITAR PERFORMANCE
Saturday, February 23 | 4 - 5 PM
Pavilion Event Plaza
Join us for a traditional Chinese guitar performance from BENJI NGUYEN.