The Asia Pacific Cultural Center presents its 19th Annual New Year Celebration on February 11, 2017, at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall. The island of Guam will be featured at this year’s event. The public is invited to come to this free and family-friendly event.
Over 15 different Asia-Pacific Island nations will be presenting traditional and contemporary dance and music performances throughout the day. The Exhibition Hall will be filled with retail booths selling various goods and materials that are unique and sometimes hard to find. There will also be food booths serving traditional Asian and Pacific Island cuisine.
The Opening Ceremony will begin at 11:00 AM and the host island of Guam will have the honor of presenting their culture and traditions. This will be followed by a lineup of entertainment that will go on throughout the day. Retail and food booths will be open to the public from 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM with ongoing arts and crafts workshops that will cater to kids and families.
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Doors open 10:30 a.m., Program starts 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall, 2727 East D Street, Tacoma, WA 98421