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Third Annual Chinese New Year in the Desert

Fremont Street Experience, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and Golden Catalyst invite the public to celebrate the Year of the Horse during the third annual Chinese New Year in the Desert festival. Ring in the Chinese New Year with a three-day festival taking place in Downtown Las Vegas Feb. 7 – 9, 2014 at Fremont Street Experience. Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman will kick-off the festivities during the opening ceremonies which will feature The Desert Winds, a premiere contemporary wind ensemble, and a live authentic dragon dance by the Las Vegas Lohan School of Shaolin. Throughout the weekend guests will also experience live International Cultural Performances; taste authentic dishes from around the world in the International Vendor Village; enjoy live concerts; view stunning parade floats in the McDonald’s Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade; and along with students from Clark County School District, guests are also invited to create their own lantern to display on Fremont Street Experience to commemorate the Lunar Lantern Festival.

For a detailed entertainment schedule go to www.cnyinthedesert.com

When: Friday, Feb. 7, 2014
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Where: Fremont Street Experience, 425 Fremont St, Las Vegas

Cost: Not available

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Downtown

Event posted Jan. 9, 2014
Last updated Jan. 9, 2014

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