30th Alhambra Lunar New Year Festival celebrates the Year of the Dragon

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Monday, February 19, 2024
30th Alhambra Lunar New Year Festival celebrates Year of the Dragon
The festival took place on Alhambra's Main Street, where attendees checked out dazzling performances, savored street food and shopped for unique treasures.

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The Alhambra Lunar New Year Festival, an enduring annual tradition celebrating the rich Asian heritage of the San Gabriel Valley, celebrated its 30th anniversary on Sunday, Feb. 18, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The ABC7 Street Team was on hand passing out ABC7 swag. Attendees also got a free picture in the #abc7eyewitness photo booth.

Located in Alhambra, "the gateway to the San Gabriel Valley," this milestone event invites the community to revel in festivities heralding the Year of the Dragon. The event will take place on Main Street in Alhambra between First and Third Streets.

Rooted in the cultural heritage of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community, the Alhambra Lunar New Year Festival extends a warm welcome to attendees of all backgrounds, providing an immersive all-day experience.

Anticipate an array of cultural performances, live art, cooking demonstrations, Augmented Reality experiences, and more.

New this year, the festival will include Artisan Alley, which features handcrafted goods, and a "Kids Zone."

Discover the full spectrum of what the 2024 Alhambra Lunar New Year Festival has to offer by visiting alhambralunarnewyear.com.

And don't miss the 125th Golden Dragaon Parade happening in L.A.'s Chinatown on Saturday. You can watch the parade live on our 24/7 streaming channel starting at 1:30 p.m.