Spring Festival 2012: Year of the Dragon

The Chinese Culture Center is pleased to present Spring Festival 2012: Year of the Dragon, its annual installation of activities and performances comprising the Bay Area’s largest indoor Chinese New Year celebration.

舊金山中華文化中心舉辦農曆春節新年慶會。這個傳統的一年一度盛會是灣區最大規模的室內慶祝春節活動。慶會由Verizon Wireless公司和富國銀行贊助。慶會設有工藝、遊戲和出售灣區各地藝術家、印刷商和書法家作品以及占算運程的攤位。中華文化中心的「尋根」成果展覽也將同時在文化中心畫廊開幕。該畫廊的小賣部有各種應節的本地及各國藝術家的作品出售。在新年慶會期間,文化中心將邀請灣區眾多藝術家和團體進行形式多樣的文藝表演,包括瑞獅、武術、音樂、舞蹈等等。

February 11 from 10am to 3pmRegister for Spring Festival 2012 Fortune Teller Tickets on Eventbrite
February 12 from 11am to 1pm
二月十一日, 上午十時至下午三時
二月十二日, 上午十一時至下午一時

Crafting with local artists and Chinatown artisans | Games and giveaways | Free entry to the Chinese Culture Center’s In Search of Roots exhibition | Seasonal sales on local and international contemporary artists’ work | Fortune telling with renowned Master Sun | Dance and Musical Performance
*Fortune telling reservations are limited, and are $30 online only. Day-of reservations are $40*

The celebration will feature a day of performances in the CCC Auditorium, showcasing traditional and contemporary Chinese talent from throughout the Bay Area. Noted Lion Dance troupe, the National Chinese Wu Shu Association, will open, followed by a full day of music, dance, and more. MC Mark Zhang hosts performances by:

   Kevin Wong
Heigu Chinese Percussion
Great Wall Youth Orchestra
China Dance and Theater







Activities with Local Artists and Artisans include:

Prints with Niana Liu | Fabric Making with Vivian Truong | Fabric Costumes with Amy Ho | Traditional Paper Cutting with Hou Yumei Terrarium Construction with Stephanie Lin | Calligraphy with Jacky  Zheng & Carol Koffel | Face Painting with Sophie Zhou Fortunetelling with Master Y.C Sun

The Chinese Culture Center’s Spring Festival 2012: Year of the Dragon is Presented by: