Edit ModuleShow Tags

Big Island’s Waiakea Center Celebrates Chinese New Year

Date/Time

Jan 25, 2020
04:00 PM until 06:00 PM

Description

Waiakea Center celebrates Chinese New Year with a traditional Chinese lion dance to celebrate the Year of the Rat.

 

Accompanied by rhythmic drums and percussion, the lion will visit the variety of shops, restaurants and businesses at Waiakea Center. The lion will be fed donations in red envelopes, known as lai see (lucky money), believed to bring prosperity to the giver throughout the year. Families are welcome to participate in the tradition, which often delights keiki.

 

Cost

Free

Location

View map Waiakea Center
315 Makaala Street
Hilo, HI

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module

Subscribe to Honolulu

Honolulu Magazine February 2020
Edit ModuleShow Tags