Spring Festival

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chinese Culture Center 中華文化中心
San Francisco  

CCC’s Spring Festival is the largest indoor Lunar New Year Celebration in San Francisco and features afternoon performances from a variety of artists including musicians, dancers, and art. New to this year is a Year of the Dog exhibition with contributed artworks from Sketchpad Gallery, Leon Sun, and guest curator Pamela Ybanez selected works.
Enjoy dog themed artwork at the exhibition and all day performances from the Vietnamese Student Association Lion Dance, Chen Tai Chi, Tamiko Wong and Charlie Chin, singer Katherine Park, Hai Yan Dance Group, China’s Spirit, and the Chinese Folk Dance Association. The festival will also feature booths from local artists and artisans. Afternoon performances are free and open to the public.

Chinese New Year Concert

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Davies Symphony Hall
San Francisco  CA

Celebrate Lunar New Year and the Year of the Dog with the San Francisco Symphony at this family event that draws on both ancient and contemporary traditions. Arrive at 2pm for the activity-filled Festival Reception with Chinese instruments, lion dancing, “lucky” red envelopes, entertainment, tea bars, sweet and savory bites, and more.

Date: February 24, 2018
Time: Festival Reception begins at 2pm, Concert begins at 3pm, Imperial Dinner 5pm.

Festival Reception will include a host of activities Chinese instruments, lion dancing, calligraphy, tea bars, complementary bites, and more!

Concert will be a mix of Western and Chinese favorites conducted by Xian Zhang (the first woman to be named music director of an Italian symphony orchestra)

Highlight will include music from Tan Dun, composer of the Academy Award-winning film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

Acclaimed pianist Zhang Zuo will perform Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini.

Chinese New Year Concert – dedicated to The Honorable Edwin Mah Lee, 43rd Mayor of the city and County of San Francisco.

Continue the festivities after the concert by purchasing a ticket to the Imperial Dinner, where guests enjoy a multi-course seated dinner, dazzling entertainment, and some surprises as well!

Call the San Francisco Symphony Volunteer Council for details at 415-503-5500.

CHCP Chinese Lunar New Year of the Dog 2018

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Chinese American Historical Museum at History Park
San Jose  California

Chinese Historical & Cultural Project (CHCP) Celebrates Chinese Lunar New Year of the Dog 2018
Sunday, March 4, 2018
From NOON to 3p.m.
Where: Chinese American Historical Museum
Replica 1888 Ng Shing Gung Temple
(History Park San Jose)
Address: 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose, CA 95112

Performances & Activities: Please see attached flyer for details.
Open to the public
Free Admission
Questions? please