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Riverside Lunar Festival

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Title

Riverside Lunar Festival

Location

Mission Inn Ave. and Lemon St.

Start Date/Time

1/25/2014 10:00 AM

End Date/Time

1/25/2014 7:00 PM

Type of Event

Arts and Culture

Contact

May Davis at 453-3548

Description

On January 25th, at Lunar Fest 2014, visitors to Downtown Riverside will be transported to the beauty of the magnificent Ancient Orient, beginning with a Spectacular Parade of Nations at 10am, Opening ceremonies at 10:45 am, then Traditional Asian Music, Taiko Drums, Dance Performances, Art Displays and Day-Long Exhibitions of Martial Arts, Anime Cosplayers and a range of thrilling Asian themed demonstrations of various kinds conducted by community and professionals group alike throughout the rest of the day on four stages.  Make sure you visit the Children’s Village for FREE Arts and Crafts, and then head over to the Health Expo right next door to get a FREE check up and talk to the Local Doctors, and don’t forget to sit for a spell and get a complimentary massage.  Enjoy the days events with authentic Asian foods of the Far East and try a variety of Teas at the Tea Pavillion to tantalize the palate.  We encourage you to dress the part of the festivities and wear your favorite Asian Attire along with the hundreds of traditional Asian Garbs from all over Asia and South Pacific in addition to the hundreds of Anime Cosplayers in costume.
We will have the schedule of performaces ready in January, so you can plan to watch your favorite performers.