Chinese New Year Celebration in Chattanooga
Noon to 4 p.m.
From noon until 4 p.m., we will feature the Chien Hong School of Kung Fu Lion Dance team, Chattanooga area Chinese folkloric dancers, martial arts demonstrations, singing, chop stick activities, Chinese caligraphy, ethnic food tastings and cooking lessons.
- Noon - 1 p.m.: Cooking lesson / Chinese dumpling tasting
- Noon - 4 p.m.: Paper pig masks and lion puppet activities
- Noon - 4 p.m.: Chopstick activity
- 1 p.m.: Lion dance
- 1:30 p.m.: Chattanooga Chinese Association Folkloric dance group and music
- 2 p.m.: Martial Arts demonstration
- 3 p.m.: Lion dance
- 3:30 p.m.: Chattanooga Chinese Association Folkloric dance group and music
The Chien Hong Lion Dance Troupe is based in Atlanta, Georgia and has been serving that area since the Chien Hong School of Kung Fu's opening in 1995. The troupe is the oldest continuously performing Lion Dance team in the area. Chien Hong School Wu Guan's Chinese martial arts performing group is formed by a group of expert martial artists and is the only martial arts team that emphasizes on-stage performances.