Colorado Springs, CO – Colorado Springs will have several events celebrating this years Chinese New Year, the Year of the Dog. Chinese New Year is also known as the Spring Festival or Lunar New Year. In 2018, the first day of the Lunar New Year is on Friday, 16 February 2018 and is the year of the Dog.
17th Annual Chinese New Year Festival at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium
Colorado Springs, CO – The Colorado Springs Chinese Cultural Institute will ring in their 17th Annual Chinese New Year Celebration at the City Auditorium on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m with dancing, singing, Dragon Dance, food and cultural booths. The City Auditorium is located at 221 East Kiowa. The tickets will be available at door: Adults $6, Children 5-9 $5, Active duty military and CSCCI member $5 and Children under 5 free.
Chinese New Year Festival and Asian Pacific Market
Cooking demo, food sampling, big saving, Fortune Wheels, Games with Prizes, FREE Lucky Money for kids 12 years old and younger(while supplies last) and FREE GIFT with purchase of 20$ of more (while supplies last), FREE Temporary Tattoo for kids (while supplies last). Lion Dragon dance while dancing will give away some dogs stuffed animal (symbol the year of dog).
Join us on February 10th, 2018 at Asian Pacific Market 615 Wooten Road, Suite 160, Colorado Springs, CO 80915.
Chinese Lantern Festival and Traditional Chinese Hot Pot Dinner at the Chinese Cultural Institute – Hot Pot Dinners is similar to Western fondue. Each person at the table chooses their choice of sliced beef, shrimp, meatballs, noodles and vegetables. The food is then dipped in boiling broth to cook. Once cooked you can enjoy the savory meal along with rice.
Date: Sunday February 25, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Location: King’s Kitchen 12225 Voyager Pkwy #16, Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Cost: Member $20; Non Member $22
Limited seating. Please RSVP by sending payment to CSCCI, PO Box 2625 Colorado Springs, CO 80901 or register online at www.cscci.org. Payment must be received by February 2018. any questions call 719-287-7624
Colorado Dragon Boat Festival will be held on July 28th and 29th at Sloans’ Lake Park in Denver.