LAS VEGAS – January 26, 2016 – The Fourth Annual Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade presented by westernunion.com will be held on February 13 at 11 a.m. in downtown Las Vegas. The theme this year is “Celebration of the Year of the Monkey,” and the parade will again feature local businesses, organizations, marching bands, drill teams, and dance groups. Parade participants will showcase their talent and creativity with the most extravagant floats in vibrant colors to commemorate the rich history of the most important holiday of the Asian community.
The parade route will start at the intersection of Fremont and 11th Street and will end at the entrance of Downtown Container Park at Fremont and 7th Street. Immediately after the parade, there will be a parade after-party at Container Park from Noon until 6 p.m. Container Park is proud to sponsor the family-friendly celebration featuring Lion Dance blessings, the Hunan Provincial Song and Dance Theatre Company from China, cultural dance performances, martial arts, fashion shows, and more! There will be complimentary lantern-making stations sponsored by Palm Eastern throughout the festival. All entertainment is free and open to the public.
Best band, float, and prizes will be awarded at the Dragon Fest Dinner to be held in the fall.
Applications for parade participants and complete details about the parade can be found at http://cnyinthedesert.com/.
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