Experience Asian culture at a Lunar New Year event at Asian Town Center (located on E. 38th just south of Superior Avenue) with free cultural performances and a variety of food and merchandise vendors during the holiday. Also known as Chinese New Year, Spring Festival (in Asia), Vietnamese New Year (Tết Nguyên Đán), and Korean New Year (Seol-nal).
Full Schedule of Sat. & Sun. Performances:
11:00 a.m. Young Lion Dance & Welcome
12:00 p.m. Yume Daiko Japanese Drumming
12:30 p.m. Paj Tawg Tshiab (Blooming Flower) Hmong Dance
1:00 p.m. Rising Star Acrobatics 明日之星
1:30 p.m. Cleveland Aikikai
2:00 p.m. Shaolin Kung Fu Institute
2:30 p.m. Sho-jo-ji Japanese Dancers
3:00 p.m. Talent Show Contest
3:30 p.m. Eating Contest
4:00 p.m. Team KIXXX (Karate Institute of Mentor)
4:30 p.m. CCCCA Solon Chinese School
11:00 a.m. Chinese Music Group
11:30 a.m. Mame Daiko Japanese Drumming
12:00 p.m. Kwan Family Lion Dance
12:45 p.m. Talent Show Finalists
1:00 p.m. Duet by Jialin Wang & Kayoko Miyazawa
1:15 p.m. Cleveland Aikikai
2:00 p.m. Westlake Chinese School
2:30 p.m. CEPA Great Wall Enrichment Center
3:15 p.m. Karen Dance Group
3:45 p.m. Okinawan Karate of Cleveland
4:15 p.m. Raj Bollywood Dance
4:30 p.m. Thank you & Closing
Free Parking: Lots A (E. 38 & Superior), B, & C (E. 38) and overflow parking at Tyler Village (E. 36 just north of Superior).
Food Options: Umami Moto (food truck), Flavors of India, Miega Korean BBQ, Siam Cafe, and Pho 99.
For more information, please visit the facebook event page:
http://www.facebook.com/events/135020256650768/ or on the Asian Town Center website http://www.asiantowncenter.com/.