The Americana at Brand Lunar New Year Celebration this Sunday afternoon
The Americana at Brand is celebrating the Year of the Golden Pig with lively performances, gourmet food, and cultural activities on The Green. This Sunday afternoon, The Americana will host its 10th Lunar New Year Celebration. Marking its tenth year, the highly-anticipated annual Lunar New Year celebration returns to kick-off the Year of the Pig on Sunday, January 27.
The festivities will include an opening parade featuring the classic Dragon Dance, Lion Dance and traditional Chinese and Korean dances, along with a high-energy performance from UCLA’s award-winning K-pop dance team, Koreos.
Additional activities include face painting, sugar painting and dough figurine making for the whole family to enjoy.
In collaboration with KTOWN Night Market, the festivities will showcase Asian- inspired food and drink for purchase from specialty vendors including Belly Bombz, Cloud Food Creations, Momma Fung & Co, and more. Guests will also have the opportunity to receive lucky red envelopes from the God of Wealth that contain cash and prizes.
Did you know?
Many famous celebrities are born in the Year of the Pig, including Steven Yeun, Sandra Oh, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Hillary Clinton, Elon Musk, Ewan McGregor, Julie Andrews and Mark Wahlberg.