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Dec 12, 2012, 14:34 ET

LA Chinatown Celebrates The Year Of The Snake With A Spectacular Festival And Parade

The Year of the Snake is a significant year in Asian tradition: the Year of the Snake marks change, filled with contemplation, preparation and much...

Nov 17, 2012, 16:12 ET

Los Angeles Chinatown Presents Third Annual Christmas Lighting Spectacular

 Around the holiday season, Los Angeles is awash in a sea of Christmas lights lacing spectacular Christmas trees, which are set to be...

Nov 05, 2012, 13:24 ET

LA Chinatown Restaurants Offer A New Take On Traditional Turkey

Chinatown Los Angeles restaurants and merchants are offering a unique approach to the traditional Thanksgiving fowl by offering BBQ-roasted...

Apr 08, 2012, 14:50 ET

LA Chinatown Participates in International Art Phenomenon Play Me I'm Yours

 "Play Me I'm Yours" is an international visual and performance art phenomenon that has been touring internationally since 2008. Created by...

Dec 20, 2011, 13:44 ET

LA Chinatown Welcomes the Year of the Dragon With the 113th Annual Golden Dragon Parade

The Year of the Dragon is a significant year in Asian tradition: the dragon is sacred and symbolizes strength, luck and new beginnings. Throughout...

Oct 27, 2011, 19:44 ET

"Rethink the Thanksgiving Turkey with Exciting Peking Duck"

When preparing for Thanksgiving dinner, most think about how to get creative with sides and how to best to cook the star of the show—the...

May 24, 2011, 06:00 ET

Los Angeles Chinatown's Gems and Landmarks Explored in New Walking Tours

Los Angeles Chinatown has held a long time fascination with visitors from all over the world and for those living right outside its doorsteps. Some...

Nov 24, 2010, 13:27 ET

Chinatown Celebrates Christmas With Shopping Discounts and a Spectacular Tree Lighting

During the holiday season, Los Angeles begins to twinkle a bit brighter and the magic of the season resonates throughout the city—this is...

Nov 12, 2010, 19:51 ET

Chinatown Merchants Offer a Unique Take on the Traditional Thanksgiving Fowl

Chinatown Los Angeles restaurants and merchants are offering a unique approach to the traditional Thanksgiving fowl by offering BBQ-roasted turkeys...

Jul 01, 2005, 01:00 ET

July 4th Celebration in Chinatown on July 3rd

LOS ANGELES, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- An all day patriotic event to celebrate July 4th will take place in Los Angeles Chinatown on July 3rd,...

Jun 19, 2002, 01:00 ET

Chinatown to Unveil Its Trio of Angel Statues at Its 64th Anniversary Celebration During the New Chinatown Farmers' Market

Uniquely Decorated Angels Created by Chinese-American Artists Honor This Multicultural Jewel of the City of Angels WHAT:...

Apr 29, 2002, 01:00 ET

Chinatown to Host a Farmers' Market Beginning May 16

LOS ANGELES, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinatown will launch a weekly Farmers' Market on Thursday, May 16, and become the first Chinatown in the...

Feb 04, 2002, 00:00 ET

Chinatown Celebrates Chinese New Year With a Three-Day Festival For the Entire Family

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinatown will welcome in the Chinese New Year, the Year of the Horse 4700, with a three-day celebration,...

Jan 04, 2002, 00:00 ET

'Inspiring Lines' Exhibition in Chinatown Honors Six Chinese-American Pioneers In the Commercial Arts

* Fred Gong, who demonstrated artistic talents at a young age by taking first prize in American Magazine's high...

Nov 28, 2001, 00:00 ET

'FBI Goes Chinatown'

Chinatown BID and Fashion Business Incubator Join Forces To Present an Evening of Fashion and Dance Event to...

Sep 21, 2001, 01:00 ET

Chinatown to Observe the Moon Festival Sept. 29 and 30

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinatown will observe the Moon Festival, one of the most important Chinese holidays, with two days of...

Jun 18, 2001, 01:00 ET

Chinatown Art Festival to Spotlight New Paintings of This Historic Area By Top California Artists

LOS ANGELES, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A collection of new paintings of Los Angeles Chinatown will be on display for the first time to the public...

Jun 12, 2001, 01:00 ET

Chinatown Business Improvement District Launches 10-Year Revitalization Effort With Chinatown Art Festival

Top California Artists to Preview New Artwork of Chinatown at Press Briefing WHAT: To mark the establishment of a 10-year Business...

May 07, 2001, 01:00 ET

Los Angeles Chinatown Gateway Community Coalition Presents City of Los Angeles with $250,000

LOS ANGELES - CHINATOWN, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Chinatown Gateway Community Coalition will present the City of Los Angeles with...

May 02, 2001, 01:00 ET

Top California Artists to Converge on Chinatown to Capture Its Distinctive Architecture and Colorful Street Scenes

LOS ANGELES, May 2 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100 of California's foremost artists will set up their easels on the streets of Chinatown and...