Fair Oaks Mall Celebrates Lunar New Year 2017


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WHAT: Fair Oaks Mall Celebrates Lunar New Year 2017

WHEN: Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 1 PM to Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 5 PM

Where: 11750 Fair Oaks Mall, Fairfax, VA 22033

One of the region’s largest events of its kind will celebrate the Year of the Rooster.

Fair Oaks Mall will host its 14th annual Lunar New Year Festival on Saturday, Jan. 28 and Sunday, Jan. 29 to usher in the Year of the Rooster. Presented by the Washington Hai Hua Community Center, the unique event will feature free, family-friendly performances, ceremonies and exhibitions each day in Grand Court West from 1-5 p.m.

The celebration will showcase traditional Chinese dragon dances, music, Chinese knotting, calligraphy, painting, martial arts, arts and crafts for children and a special lantern festival.

Sponsored locally by StoneSprings and Reston Hospital Center.
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Ring in the Year of the Rooster at Fair Oaks Mall. Celebration will be hosted in Grand Court West from 1pm to 5pm on January 28th & 29th.

More than 200 performers will participate in this year’s 14th annual Lunar New Year celebrations, representing such countries as China, Korea, India, Thailand, Vietnam, Mongolia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Tahiti and Hawaii. Fair Oaks Lunar New Year is produced in association with the Washington Hai Hua Community Center, a nonprofit organization working as a bridge between new immigrants and American society since 1989.

Sponsored locally by StoneSprings and Reston Hospital Center.

Program for the scheduled 2017 Lunar New Year performances.

4715 Lunar New Year Celebration Schedule: January 28 & 29, 2017 (Saturday & Sunday)

Saturday Jan. 28 2017

From 1:00 to 2:50 PM

Dragon dance, Lion Dance, Kung fu demo –
JowGa Shaolin Institute
Middle Eastern fusion dance-Ancient Rhythms
Hawaiian and Filipino Islands medley- Hulala Thai dance – Thai Youth Group
Chinese wushu – NOVA Wushu
Korean dance – Peace Mission

From 3:00 to 5:00 PM

Children’s Drawing Contest Awards
Taiko drumming – Chin Daiko
Folk dance & Shaoxing opera – Silver Light Filipino medley – Pinoy’d
Indian dance – Natananjali School of Dance Qipao dance – World Qipao United Assoc.-VA Shaolin Kungfu – Shaolin Temple USA Herndon
Chinese dance – Fairfax Chinese Dance Troupe
Tahitian dance – Tamure Ataata
Chinese wushu – US Wushu Academy

Sunday Jan. 29 2017

From 1:00 to 2:50 PM

Dragon dance, Lion Dance, Kung fu demo –
JowGa Shaolin Institute
Chinese Yo-Yo demo-NVAECS Yoyo team Egyptian bellydance- Asala Bellydance Polynesian dance- Tepua Hio Hio
Chinese ribbon dance- CCACC Evergreen
Vietnamese dance – VeeBee Dance Group
Mongolian – DC-Mongolian Dance Group Indonesian – Santi Budaya

From 3:00 to 5:00 PM

Children’s Drawing Contest Awards
Chinese wushu- Professional Martial Arts Academy
Indian dance- Natyabhoomi School of Dance Filipino – Migrant Heritage Commission
AoDai fashion show – Miss Vietnam DC
SE Asian Martial Arts- Sovilla SE Asian Martial Arts Academy
Bellydance- Carolina Hernandez
Chinese guzheng – Alice Guzheng Ensemble Hawaiian hula – Hui O Ka Pua I’lima

Special thanks to the following groups & individuals: (in alphabetical order)
Alice Guzheng Ensemble, Ancient Rhythms, Asala Bellydance,, Carolina Hernandez, CCACC Evergreen , Chin Daiko, DC-Mongolian Dance Group, Fairfax Chinese Dance Troupe, Hui O Ka Pua I’lima, Hulala, JowGa Shaolin Institute, MHC Fil-Am Dance Ensemble/Ultimate Eskrima, Miss Vietnam DC, Natananjali School of Dance, Natyabhoomi School of Dance, NOVA Wushu, NVAECS Yo-Yo team, Peace Mission, Pinoy’d, Professional Martial Arts Academy, Santi Budaya, Shaolin Temple USA-Herndon, Silver Light & Washington Yue Opera Group, Sovilla SouthEast Asian Martial Arts Academy, Tamure Ataata , Tepua Hio Hio, Thai Youth Group, US Wushu Academy, VeeBee Dance Group, World Qipao United Assoc.-VA, and many individual volunteers…

Presented by Hai Hua Community Center (HHCC) www.haihua.org