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Sammamish Lunar New Year Celebration

Date and Time
Saturday, February 2, 2019
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location
Central Washington University - Sammamish
120 228th Ave NE,
Sammamish, WA 98075
Details

Join us in celebrating the Year of the Pig, featuring the diversely talented international community of Sammamish and activities centered around Asian culture and ceremonial traditions. Event highlights include a vibrant performance by the International Lion Dance Team, a martial arts demonstration, music, dance, visual arts and a variety of interactive booths for kids. This event is free, open to audiences of all ages! Wishing New Year happiness to all!

新年快乐 / 新年快樂

근하신년 2019

새해 복 많이 받으세요

This event is brought to you by:
City of Sammamish
CWU - Sammamish
Skyline High School Chinese Classes 
Seattle Chinese New Immigrants Center
Sammamish Chinese School and WaHaHa Youth Club 
YMCA/Sammamish Community and Aquatic Center

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE  
TBA  
   
EDUCATIONAL BOOTHS  
Spring Symbol Paper Cut Wahaha Youth Group 
Chinese Traditional Mask Painting Wahaha Youth Group
Tea Ceremony Wahaha Youth Group
Chinese Calligraphy Wahaha Youth Group
Brush Painting Wahaha Youth Group
Beijing Opera (including face painting) Skyline High School
Lion Craft and photo with Lion Costume Skyline High School
Discovering Terra-Cotta Soldier (prizes will be offered) Skyline High School
Photo Booth (including photo with dragon) Skyline High School
Paper folding (pig) Skyline High School
Calligraphy United Bellevue Korean School
Jae-ki-cha-gi (traditional folk kid game) United Bellevue Korean School
Korean Drum United Bellevue Korean School
Trying on Traditional Korean Attire, Hanbok  
Korean language/words & Dr. Ha  
Animal Puppets and Asian Culture Books Sammamish Library
   
DEMONSTRATIONS  
World Tae Kwon Do (Mini Class)  
Chinese Traditional Instruments (Guzheng and Pipa) Skyline High School
KPop (Korean)  

PARKING
Parking and shuttle buses available at Eastlake High School.

Eastlake High School Bus/Shuttle Route

CWU Bus/Shuttle Route

FOOD TRUCKS
Yumbit
Mo Pockets
Panda Dim Sum
Yummy 8 Asian Kitchen

SPONSORS
Lantern Sponsor
Redmond Ridge Pediatric Dentistry

Red Knot Sponsors
BECU
Confucius Institute of Washington
Nurture Kids Dentistry
Eastside Catholic School

VOLUNTEER
Join us in celebrating the Year of the Pig, featuring the diversely talented international community of Sammamish and activities centered around Asian culture and ceremonial traditions. 

Volunteer Shifts Include:

  • Parking: 12 pm - 4 pm
    Direct drivers to designated parking lots and shuttle pick-up locations. Sign up!
  • Event information and assistance: 12 pm - 4 pm
    Help attendees understand the site map, activity locations, performance schedule, food and restroom locations, etc. Sign up!
  • Event take-down: 3:30 pm - 6 pm
    Breakdown chairs, tables and decorations. Sign up!

Meeting References
Staff Contact