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Lunar New Year Dragon Dance Parade 2019


  • Portland Chinatown Museum 127 NW Third Avenue PORTLAND United States (map)

Usher in the Year of the Pig in Downtown Portland! Drummers, dancing lions, and a 100-foot dragon will parade from the Portland Chinatown Museum, through downtown Portland, and up to the Oregon Historical Society for an afternoon of performances and festivities.

Parade begins with firecrackers at 315 NW Davis Street, around the corner from the Portland Chinatown Museum at 11:30. Afternoon performances at the Oregon Historical Society begin at 1:00.

The afternoon schedule of performances at the Oregon Historical Society is:
1:00pm – 1:15pm As the parade arrives: Opening Remarks, National Anthem by Kylie Kamikawa
1:30pm – 2:00pm International Lion Dance
2:00pm – 2:30pm Chinese Friendship Association of Portland Fitness Dance Team
2:30pm – 3:00pm Lee’s Family Association Lion Dance
3:00pm – 3:30pm Oregon Hope Chinese School

This event is free and open to the public.

Earlier Event: February 5
Exhibition and Opening Reception
Later Event: February 15
5th Annual Nepalese Cultural Night