Lambing Flat Chinese Festival
Event Name: Lambing Flat Chinese Festival
Start Date: 24-Mar-2018
Finish Date: 24-Mar-2018
Contact Person: Young Visitor Information Centre
Contact Number: 6382 3394
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The 2018 Lambing Flat Chinese Festival, when the town marks its gold rush history and the important contribution of the Chinese in the development of Australia will be held on Saturday 24 March 2018.
The festival will feature the colourful sights, sounds and aromas of a traditional Chinese Street Market Festival.
Highlights of the 2017 festival were:
Spectacular Chinese Lion Dance performance on poles erected in front of the Post Office in Lynch Street. Performance by Australian Yau Kung Mun Dragon & Lion Dancing Group (Sydney)
Asian and International food stalls, craft and market stalls, Chinese Martial Arts, Chinese Calligraphy, and a local Schools Event
David and Eva are two talented musicians will play a wide range of Chinese music. David plays the Erhu (二胡) also known as the Chinese violin, which became popular during the Song Dynasty (960 - 1279 A.D.) He also plays the Guzheng (古爭) known also as the Chinese harp
Colourful lantern display
A town wide retail sale with local businesses providing various offers on items ranging from coffees to homewares and furnishings.