Festivals

SIXTH ANNUAL JOINT BLACK HISTORY MONTH & LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATION

02/13/2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bayview Hunters Point YMCA
San Francisco 

SIXTH ANNUAL JOINT BLACK HISTORY MONTH & LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATION
Event will include lion dance, CYC drum, J/KPOP, and traditional African dance performances; toys and grocery bag giveaways to first 100 families; and raffles for gift cards and other prizes.
Joint event hosted by CYC (Community Youth Center of San Francisco), Bayview Hunters Point YMCA, Chinatown Community Development Center (CCDC), San Francisco Police Department Operation Dream, Bay Area Deputy Sheriffs’ Charitable Foundation, with support from Mayor’s Office of Housing, Community Development Block Grant.

Join the Chinese Culture Center and SF Camerawork

02/19/2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Chinese Culture Center 中華文化中心
San Francisco  

Join the Chinese Culture Center and SF Camerawork in their first collaboration together. Retrieved brings together three distinctive photographic collections, featuring Kurt Tong’s personal book tracing his family’s immigration from Hong Kong to Britain, Daniel Traub’s street photography of African immigrants in Guangzhou, and Thomas Sauvin’s Beijing Silvermine, a selection of salvaged photos rescued from a recycled plant in Beijing.
ww.c-c-c.org/retrieved

元宵節晚會

02/20/2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
聖馬刁社區浸信會
San Mateo  CA

Lunar New Year at Oakland Asian Cultural Center

02/27/2016
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Oakland Asian Cultural Center
Oakland 

Lunar New Year (LNY), also known as Spring Festival, is noted as being the most important holiday in Chinese culture, and is also celebrated in Japanese, Vietnamese, Korean, Mongolian, and Tibetan cultures. Since 2005, the Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) has hosted a free public Lunar New Year Celebration at our venue, located in the heart of Oakland’s Chinatown (easily accessible by public transit and personal vehicle).

OACC’s free LNY celebration will consist of an array of cultural performances by professional and amateur performers sharing contemporary works as well as traditional forms, and combinations thereof. The LNY celebration serves as an open house for OACC where we showcase performances, demonstrations, and activities by teachers and students of classes at OACC. These include Mongolian folk dance, Chinese folk dance, Gung Fu, Qi Gong, Guzheng (zither) music, Japanese Taiko

Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival

04/23/2016-04/24/2016
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cupertino’s Memorial Park
Cupertino 

The Cupertino-Toyokawa Sister Cities Committee is sponsoring the 33rd annual Cherry Blossom Festival on Saturday and Sunday, April 23 and 24, 2016 at Cupertino’s Memorial Park. This fun family festival honors Cupertino’s sister city relationship with Toyokawa, Japan by sharing Japanese arts & culture with the entire community. Hours are from 10 AM to 5 PM, admission is FREE, entertainment is FREE, and parking is FREE at De Anza College (Lots A&B).

www.cupertinotoyokawa.org
Video of 2015 festival: https://youtu.be/1Ppjj0rHhy