Oakland Lunar New Year Celebration - Orion

Oakland Lunar New Year Celebration

Usher in the Lunar New Year in style at the Oakland Chinatown Lunar New Year Celebration.

Join the fun as the Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce presents its annual Lunar New Year Bazaar on the weekend of February 2. Held in the heart of Oakland Chinatown, this celebration welcomes the new lunar New Year for 2020 – the Year of the Rat.

The event features vendors selling traditional New Year decorations, flowers, gifts, candies, and other items of interest. Attendees will also enjoy live cultural entertainment featuring dragon and lion dancing, martial arts and Chinese cultural music. The celebration also features a special appearance by Emmy Award-winning Vietnamese artist, Vanessa Van-Anh Vo.

Brush up on all things Chinese New Year with this excellent website and article, 21 Things You Didn’t Know About Chinese New Year.

Lunar New Year 2020
February 2, 11:00am-3:00pm – Event is free to the public
9th and Franklin Streets & Pacific Renaissance Plaza

Image credit: visitoakland.com


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