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Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022: National ACE presents CNY Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony & Kick-Off Feast

By Schedule of Events 2022

Grand Canal Shoppes Las Vegas & The X Pot Venetian
12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Join us for the official kick-off and ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Grand Canal Shoppes.  Entertainment consists of the “Dotting of the lions’ eyes” ritual and traditional dance performances. Following the ceremony, there will be an elaborate feast at the X Pot Venetian. Tickets can be purchased at: https://cny2022thexpot.eventbrite.com.  

Las Vegas Lunar New Year: Celebrate the Year of the Tiger

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For more information contact:
Jan-Ie Low
Golden Catalyst, LLC
702-327-2628
janie@goldencatalyst.com

Las Vegas Lunar New Year: Celebrate the Year of the Tiger


LAS VEGAS, November 29, 2021 — Chinese New Year in the Desert™/Spring Festival proudly returns to Las Vegas for the 11th consecutive year on Feb. 3 – Feb. 6, 2022.

Chinese New Year in the Desert™ has experienced explosive growth over the past ten years. From humble beginnings at the Fremont Street Experience in 2012, the celebrations have expanded city-wide and now have claimed The Grand Canal Shoppes, the X Pot Venetian, Downtown Las Vegas, Taverna Costera, and Rainbow Kitchen as the new venues of choice.

Major supporters for the 2022 celebration include the JAMBA inside McCarran International Airport, National ACE, Vegas Golden Knights, the City of Las Vegas, and Golden Catalyst, LLC.

Named by Forbes Magazine as one of the “8 Great Places to Celebrate Chinese New Year” in the United States and Canada, Chinese New Year in the Desert™ continues to set the bar on celebrating one of the most important social and economic Asian holidays.

The schedule is as follows:

Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022: National ACE presents CNY Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony & Kick-Off Feast

Grand Canal Shoppes Las Vegas & The X Pot Venetian
12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Join us for the official kick-off and ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Grand Canal Shoppes. Entertainment consists of the “Dotting of the lions’ eyes” ritual and traditional dance performances. Following the ceremony, there will be an elaborate feast at the X Pot Venetian. Tickets can be purchased at: https://cny2022thexpot.eventbrite.com.

Friday, Feb. 4, 2022: Gala Dinner & Karaoke
Taverna Costera

A ticketed VIP dinner includes a family-style dinner and cocktails sponsored by Remy Martin. Enjoy the night market, lions blessing, and traditional folk dances. Tickets can be purchased at: https://cny2022TavernaCostera.eventbrite.com. Join us for Karaoke on the roof-top after dinner!

Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022: Parade
Downtown Las Vegas (Fourth Street & Gass Avenue)
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The parade, featuring gorgeous floats, elaborate costumes, and traditional lions, is quickly becoming a Las Vegas tradition that entertains thousands who come to watch. Announcers’ stage and limited bleacher seating will be provided by the City of Las Vegas.

Applications for parade participants and complete details can be found at:
https://cny2022ParadeEntry.eventbrite.com.

Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022: JAMBA inside McCarran International Airport presents Closing
Ceremony and Gala Dinner
Rainbow Kitchen
6 p.m. – 9p.m.
Enjoy a traditional 9-course family-style Chinese dinner. Drunk Fruit will be providing Lychee, Yuzu, and Melon Hard Seltzer to compliment the delicious meal. Tickets can be purchased at: https://cny2022RainbowKitchen.eventbrite.com.

Additional information and an updated schedule can be found at http://www.CNYintheDesert.com.

About Chinese New Year in the Desert™
Chinese New Year in the Desert™ is striving to create the largest annual lunar celebration in the United States. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, their mission is to continually increase awareness about the Asian American Pacific Islander culture as it relates to the Lunar New Year celebration; and to attract ever-increasing numbers of tourists to Las Vegas

About National ACE
The National Asian/Pacific Islander American Chamber of Commerce and Entrepreneurship (ACE) is a nonprofit organization that gives a voice to the business interests of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

About Golden Catalyst
Golden Catalyst, LLC. (金滙有限公司) is a public relations, event planning, and marketing firm specializing in multicultural segments. A strategic approach and exceptional logistical management have created outstanding results for U.S. political officials, tourism summits and IPWs — the travel industry’s premier international marketplace and the largest generator of Visit USA travel.

Las Vegas Lunar New Year: Celebrate the Year of the Rat

By CNY 2019
 

For more information contact:
Jan-Ie Low
Golden Catalyst, LLC
702-327-2628
janie@goldencatalyst.com

Las Vegas Lunar New Year: Celebrate the Year of the Rat

LAS VEGAS, December 19, 2019 — Chinese New Year in the Desert™/Spring Festival proudly
returns to Las Vegas for the 9th consecutive year on Jan. 25 and 26, 2020.

Chinese New Year in the Desert™ has experienced explosive growth over the past eight years.
From humble beginnings at the Fremont Street Experience in 2012, the celebrations have
expanded city-wide and now have claimed The Grand Canal Shoppes, Downtown Las Vegas Arts
District, and Ping Pang Pong as the new venues of choice.

Major sponsors for the 2020 celebration include the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
(LVCVA), Vegas Golden Knights, the City of Las Vegas, and Golden Catalyst, LLC.

Named by Forbes Magazine as one of the “8 Great Places to Celebrate Chinese New Year” in the
United States and Canada, Chinese New Year in the Desert™ continues to set the bar on
celebrating one of the most important social and economic Asian holidays.

The schedule is as follows:

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020:  Parade
Downtown Las Vegas Main Street
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 

The Vegas Golden Knights return as the Title Parade Sponsor for the 2nd year. Chance, the team
mascot, and the team’s drumline, the Knight Line and other members of the VGK cast, will
officially kick off the Spring Festival Parade. The parade features colorful costumes and talented
performers and has become a Las Vegas tradition.

The parade begins at Utah Street/Main Street and goes North on Main Street to California Street.
Announcers’ stage and limited bleacher seating have been provided by the City of Las Vegas at
Main Street and Imperial Street. Applications for parade participants and complete details can
be found at https://cnyinthedesert.com/parade-participant/.

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020:  Parade-After Party
Downtown Las Vegas – The Arts District
9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. 

The family-friendly celebration will include lion dances, a youth hockey clinic by the Vegas
Golden Knights, martial arts demonstrations, traditional Chinese music performances and folk
dances. Children can make lanterns, crane origami and free t-shirts in the craft area throughout
the day. All entertainment is free and open to the public.

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020: Kick-Off  & Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
Grand Canal Shoppes Las Vegas (North Canal)
6 p.m. – 7:30p.m.

Join us for the official kick-off and ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Grand Canal Shoppes. The
evening entertainment consists of the “Dotting of the lions’ eyes” ceremony and numerous
traditional dance performances.    

Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020: 8-Course Family-Style Dinner
Ping Pang Pong Restaurant (Gold Coast Hotel)
5:30 p.m. – 7:30p.m.

Due to popular demand, we conclude the weekend festivities with a traditional 9-course familystyle dinner at Ping Pang Pong restaurant located inside of the Gold Coast Hotel. Table sponsors can be purchased at https://CNY2020dinner.eventbrite.com.     

Additional information and an updated schedule can be found at http://www.CNYintheDesert.com.

About Chinese New Year in the Desert™

Chinese New Year in the Desert™ is striving to create the largest annual lunar celebration in the
United States. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, their mission is to continually increase
awareness about the Asian American Pacific Islander culture as it relates to the Lunar New Year
celebration; and to attract ever-increasing numbers of tourists to Las Vegas.

About Golden Catalyst

Golden Catalyst, LLC. (金滙有限公司) is a public relations, event planning, and marketing firm
specializing in multicultural segments. A strategic approach and exceptional logistical
management have created outstanding results for U.S. political officials, tourism summits and IPWs
— the travel industry’s premier international marketplace and the largest generator of Visit USA
travel.

Las Vegas Lunar New Year: Celebrate the Year of the Pig

By CNY 2019
Spring-Festival-2019

For more information contact:
Jan-Ie Low
Golden Catalyst, LLC
702-327-2628
janie@goldencatalyst.com.

LAS VEGAS, December 31, 2018 — Chinese New Year in the Desert™/Spring Festival returns to Las Vegas for the 8th consecutive year on Feb. 8-9, 2019.

Chinese New Year in the Desert™ has experienced explosive growth over the past seven years. From humble beginnings at the Fremont Street Experience in 2012, the celebrations have expanded city-wide and now have claimed The Fashion Show Las Vegas and Downtown Container Park for the past three years as the venues of choice.

Major sponsors for the 2018 celebration also include The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), Fashion Show Las Vegas, the City of Las Vegas, Hainan Airlines and Golden Catalyst, LLC.

Named by Forbes Magazine as one of the “8 Great Places to Celebrate Chinese New Year” in the United States and Canada, Chinese New Year in the Desert™ continues to set the bar on celebrating one of the most important social and economic Asian holidays.

The 8th Annual Chinese New Year in the Desert™/Spring Festival includes:

Friday, Feb. 8, 2019: Kick-Off Dinner & Ribbon-Cutting
Fashion Show Las Vegas
5:30pm-7:30p.m.

A ticketed V.I.P. dinner includes a family-style dinner and cocktails sponsored by Remy Martin, lions blessing, traditional dance performances, and a cultural fashion runway show. Tickets can be purchased for $125 at CNY-LasVegas.Eventbrite.com.

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019: Parade
Fremont Street Downtown Las Vegas
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

The Vegas Golden Knights are the Title Parade Sponsor and Chance, the team mascot, and the team’s drumline, the Drumbots, will officially kick off the Spring Festival Parade! In its seventh year, the parade, featuring gorgeous floats, elaborate costumes, and dragons, is quickly becoming a Las Vegas tradition that entertains thousands who come to watch. Live stream coverage of the parade will also be made available for viewing worldwide. The parade starts at Fremont Street/11th Street and ends at 7th Street. Applications for parade participants and complete details can be found at http://CNYintheDesert.com.


Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 – Parade After Party 
Downtown Container Park
12 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. 

The family-friendly celebration will include lion dances, youth hockey clinic by Vegas Golden Knights, martial arts demonstrations, acrobats, traditional Chinese music performances and folk dances. Children can make lanterns and free t-shirts in the craft area throughout the day. All entertainment is free and open to the public.

Dance-for-a-Cause
3:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Due to popular demand, we conclude the day of festivities with “Dance-4-for-a-Cause” benefiting the Las Vegas China Town Lions Club and the Las Vegas Vietnamese-American Lions Club. Participation is free; however, attendees are encouraged to bring toiletries, socks, and basic needs to help the less fortunate in our community. This year’s theme is “Building Community through Dance!”

Additional information and an updated schedule can be found at http://www.CNYintheDesert.com.

About Chinese New Year in the Desert™
Chinese New Year in the Desert™ is striving to create the largest annual lunar celebration in the United States. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, their mission is to continually increase awareness about the Asian American Pacific Islander culture as it relates to the Lunar New Year celebration; and to attract ever-increasing numbers of tourists to Las Vegas.

About Golden Catalyst
Golden Catalyst, LLC. (金滙有限公司) is a public relations, event planning, and marketing firm specializing in multicultural segments. A strategic approach and exceptional logistical management have created outstanding results for U.S. political officials, Active America China Annual Summits, and IPWs — the travel industry’s premier international marketplace and the largest generator of Visit USA travel.

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster in Las Vegas Jan. 27-29, 2017

By CNY 2017
Golden Catalyst - Major Sponsors of CNY in The Desert

Media Contact:
Jan-le Low, Golden Catalyst, LLC.
Janie@goldencatalyst.com
702-327-2628

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster in Las Vegas Jan. 27-29, 2017

Sixth Annual Chinese New Year in the Desert™/Las Vegas Spring Festival
Hosts Holiday Activities with Weekend Celebration

WHAT:
Chinese New Year is recognized as the most important Chinese holiday and is known as “Spring Festival” in China, “Tet New Year” in Vietnam and “Seol-lal” in Korea. Chinese New Year in the Desert™ will be held in multiple locations Jan. 27–29, 2017. Participating venues include: Fashion Show Mall, Downtown Container Park, and The LINQ Theater.The sixth annual Chinese New Year in the Desert™ will celebrate the Year of the Rooster. Forbes Magazine named Las Vegas as one of the “8 Great Places to Celebrate Chinese New Year” in the United States and Canada. Major sponsors for the 2017 celebration include: Fashion Show Mall, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and Golden Catalyst, LLC.

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 27 – Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017

WHERE:
Fashion Show Mall (3200 S. Las Vegas Blvd.)
Dragon Dance and Cultural Performances
Friday, Jan. 27, 6 – 8 p.m.
Usher in the New Year by participating in the opening ceremonies and ribbon cutting. Guests will be taken on a journey to China as they experience cultural performances by the Sichuan Song and Dance Theater Company on the Runway. The New Year will be greeted with a live authentic dragon dance and an eye painting ceremony by Las Vegas Lohan School of Shaolin.

Downtown Container Park (707 Fremont St.)
Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade, After Party, Lunar Lantern Festival, and Wishing Tree
Saturday, Jan. 28, 11 a.m. (Parade); 12 – 6 p.m. (After Party)
Local businesses, organizations, bands, and dance groups will come together to celebrate by showcasing 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. Immediately following the parade will be an after party at Downtown Container Park, an open-air shopping center filled with boutique retail shops, unique restaurants, live entertainment, an interactive playground featuring The Treehouse and various other free activities brought to you by CNY in the Desert™ Sponsors. Guests and passersby are invited to build their own complimentary lantern and toss red ribbons up into the wishing tree for good fortune in the coming year. The Lunar Lantern Festival and Wishing Tree are sponsored by Palm Eastern Mortuary.

The LINQ Theater (3535 S. Las Vegas Blvd.)
DragonFest Benefit Concert
Sunday, Jan. 29, 2 – 4 p.m.
The concert will feature solo and group numbers from a variety of local and international Chinese troupe. Concert proceeds will be contributed to the J.D. Miller Middle School and the Sichuan Song and Dance Theater Company.

VISIT: http://www.cnyinthedesert.com/ for additional information and updated schedule.

CONTACT: Jan-le Low, Golden Catalyst, LLC
janie@goldencatalyst.com
702-327-2628

ABOUT THE LVCVA
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) is charged with marketing Southern Nevada as a tourism and convention destination worldwide, and also with operating the Las Vegas Convention Center and Cashman Center. With nearly 150,000 hotel rooms in Las Vegas alone and more than 11 million square feet of meeting and exhibit space citywide, the LVCVA’s mission centers on attracting ever increasing numbers of leisure and business visitors to the area. Download the virtual reality app, Vegas VR, to experience Las Vegas from your iPhone or Android by visiting http://www.vrtv.vegas/. For more information, go to www.lvcva.com or www.lasvegas.com.ABOUT CNY IN THE DESERT™
The vision of CNY IN THE DESERT™ is to create the largest annual lunar celebration in the United States. Our mission is to continually increase awareness about the Asian American Pacific Islander culture as it relates to the Lunar New Year celebration; and to attract ever-increasing numbers of tourists to Las Vegas. For more information, go to www.CNYintheDesert.com.

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey in Las Vegas Feb. 8 -14, 2016

By CNY 2016

LAS VEGAS
CONVENTION AND
VISITORS AUTHORITY

Jan-Ie Low
Golden Catalyst, LLC
janie@goldencatalyst.com
702-327-2628

Fifth Annual Chinese New Year in the Desert™/Las Vegas Spring Festival Hosts Holiday Activities with Week-Long Celebration

**All entertainment is FREE and open to the public unless otherwise noted**

WHAT: Chinese New Year is recognized as the most important Chinese holiday and is known as “Spring Festival” in China, “Tet New Year” in Vietnam and “Seol-lal” in Korea. For the first time, Chinese New Year in the Desert™ will be held in multiple locations over a one-week period. Participating venues include: The LINQ Promenade, The Boulevard Mall, Downtown Container Park, Fashion Show Mall, Las Vegas Natural History Museum and The Forum Shops at Caesars.

The fifth annual Chinese New Year in the Desert™ will celebrate the Year of the Monkey. Forbes Magazine named Las Vegas as one of the “8 Great Places to Celebrate Chinese New Year” in the United States and Canada.

WHEN: Monday, February 8 – Sunday, February 14, 2016
For a complete schedule visit CNYintheDesert.com

WHERE: The LINQ Promenade, The Boulevard Mall, Downtown Container Park, Fashion Show Las Vegas, Las Vegas Natural History Museum and The Forum Shops at Caesars

SPECIAL EVENTS OF NOTE: The LINQ Promenade
Dragon Dance and Cultural Performances
Monday, February 8 – Friday, February 12, 7-9 PM
Saturday, February 13 and Sunday, February 14, 1 PM – 9 PM
Throughout the one-week festival, guests will be taken on a journey around the world as they experience folklore, acrobatic and traditional instrumental performances from Hunan Province and various Asian countries on The LINQ Promenade Stage. Dragon dance performances by Lohan School of Shaolin will be held nightly at 7 PM and 2:30 PM on Sunday.

Marquee Events at The LINQ Promenade will include the following:
Las Vegas Cultural Performances
Monday, February 8, 7:20 PM
The LiLin Hong Ensemble and the Nevada Arts Academy with special guest, Susan Wong, help us ring in the Year of the Monkey.

CNY in the Desert™ Opening Ceremonies
Tuesday, February 9, 7 PM
Usher in the New Year by participating in the Opening Ceremonies and ribbon cutting. The New Year will be greeted with a live authentic dragon dance, an eye painting ceremony and performers dressed in elaborate costumes.
Ice Shaving and Fruit Carvings
Wednesday, February 10, 7:20 PM
Experience live ice shaving with a chain saw and fruit carvings by chef Chanh Boupha from Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Las Vegas.

Opportunity Village’s Performers and “Baijiu” Mixology Demonstrations
Thursday, February 11, 7:20 PM
Opportunity Village dance and musical performers will take the stage to help Las Vegas celebrate the Chinese New Year, followed by Baijiu mixology demonstrations from Southern Wine & Spirits.

International Culinary Demonstrations
Friday, February 12, 7:20 PM
Enjoy live noodle pulling and pig carving by Caesars Culinary chefs.

Dance-4-a-Cause
Saturday, February 13, 7:20 PM
In collaboration with FightingUnited, the third annual Dance-4-a-Cause will gather thousands of Zumba®, Hot Hula Fitness, U-Jam Fitness®, and MixxedFit® participants from all over the valley. Live DJ and special guest Lady Gaga from Legends in concert will perform. Participants are asked to bring chapter books (K-12th grade) to benefit Somerset Academy and Spread the Word Nevada.

Wedding Ceremony
Sunday, February 14, 3 PM
Las Vegas closes out the Lunar New Year celebration with a wedding ceremony on Valentine’s Day, officiated by Elvis. The public is invited to participate. For more information, email info@fightingunited.com.

The Boulevard Mall
Community Celebration
Wednesday, February 10, 5 PM – 7 PM
If you don’t feel like going to the Strip, then come join us at the Boulevard Mall. The Celebration will include lion dances, martial arts demonstrations, a cultural fashion show, acrobats, traditional Chinese music performances and folk dances. Children can make lanterns in the craft area.

Fashion Show Las Vegas
Live Runway Shows and Lions Blessing
Friday, February 12, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Indulge in brands you love and experience lions dance, live runway fashion of traditional and modern Chinese attire, and cultural performances featuring talented singers, musicians and acrobats from the Hunan Provincial Song and Dance Theatre Company.

The Forum Shops at Caesars
Shopping Experience and Cultural Performances
Friday, February 12, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
A collection of special offerings will be provided by a variety of shops and restaurants in honor of Chinese New Year. Stop by the Forum Shops to catch a variety show filled with cultural history.

Downtown Fremont Street (11th Street to 7th Street)
Westernunion.com presents the Fourth Annual Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade
Saturday, February 13, 11 AM
The theme this year is “Celebration of the Year of the Monkey.” Local businesses, organizations, bands, drill teams, and dance groups will come together to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year by showcasing 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.

Container Park (707 Fremont St.)
Parade- After -Party and Lunar Lantern Festival
Noon – 6 PM
Immediately following the Parade will be an After Party at Downtown Container Park, an open-air shopping center filled with boutique retail shops, unique restaurants, live entertainment, an interactive playground featuring The Treehouse and various other free activities brought to you by CNY in the Desert™ sponsors.

Also, to commemorate the Lunar Lantern Festival, which officially ends the Chinese New Year celebrations, students of Clark County School District will be constructing paper lanterns marked with their “wish” for 2016. Guests and passersby are invited to stop in at a couple of booths to build their own complimentary lantern. The Lunar Lantern Festival is sponsored by Palm Eastern.

Las Vegas Natural History Museum
The Traditional Chinese Realistic Painting Exhibition & Live Cultural Fashion Show
Saturday, February 13, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
**Museum Admission: $10 Adults; $8 Seniors/Military/Students/ $5 Children
The Fashion Ambassadors of CNY in the Desert™ will put on a cultural fashion show featuring traditional and modern styles. Starting February 2 to February 19, guests can also see the traditional Chinese realistic painting exhibition – the first ever in the Western U.S.

CONTACT: Jan-Ie Low, Golden Catalyst, LLC
janie@goldencatalyst.com
702-327-2628

ABOUT THE LVCVA
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) is charged with marketing Southern Nevada as a tourism and convention destination worldwide, and also with operating the Las Vegas Convention Center and Cashman Center. With more than 150,000 hotel rooms in Las Vegas alone and nearly 11 million square feet of meeting and exhibit space citywide, the LVCVA’s mission centers on attracting ever increasing numbers of leisure and business visitors to the area. For more information, go to www.lvcva.com or www.LasVegas.com.

ABOUT GOLDEN CATALYST
Our mission is to educate the community about the Asian American and Pacific Islander culture as it relates to the annual Lunar New Year and Chinese New Year celebration, including history, tradition, customs, arts, dance and music. Our goal is to bring the largest Lunar New Year celebration in the US to the great city of Las Vegas; thus, promoting tourism and attracting the ever-increasing numbers of leisure visitors and giving our locals a taste of what the holiday is all about. for more information, go to www.CNYintheDesert.com

Westernunion.com Presents the Fourth Annual Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade

By CNY 2016
Las Vegas Spring Festival
Downtown Countainer Park

CONTACT: Jan-Ie Low
Golden Catalyst, LLC, Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade Committee
Email: Janie@goldencatalyst.com
Website: www.CNYintheDesert.com

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 https://cnyinthedesert.com/.

Learn more about Western Union at www.westernunion.com

The Boulevard Mall Celebrates the Year of the Monkey

By CNY 2016
The Boulevard Mall
Las Vegas Spring Festival

CONTACT: Jan-Ie Low
Golden Catalyst, LLC, CNY in the Desert™
Email: Janie@goldencatalyst.com
Website: www.CNYintheDesert.com

One-day event February 10, 2016 in the Boulevard Mall in the main Atrium in front of J.C. Penney features International performances, children’s crafts and lantern station, and a cultural fashion show

LAS VEGAS – January 13, 2016 – The Boulevard Mall announces that it will host its 1st annual Chinese New Year in the Desert™ Celebration on February 10, 2016 to usher in the Year of the Monkey.

“We are excited to be a part of this city-wide celebration,” said Timo Kuusela, Vice-President of The Boulevard Mall. “We welcome the Las Vegas community to come out and celebrate with us. The Lunar New Year is a time for family, friends, and giving thanks.”

The festivities will take place from 5p.m. to 7p.m. Read More

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey in Las Vegas Feb. 8 -14, 2016

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golden catalyst
caesars entertainment

MEDIA CONTACT:
Jan-Ie Low, Golden Catalyst, LLC.
(702) 327-2628; Janie@goldencatalyst.com

WHAT:
Chinese New Year is recognized as the important Chinese holiday and is known as “Spring Festival” in China, “Tet New Year” in Vietnam and “Seol-lal” in Korea. For the first time, Chinese New Year in the Desert™ will be held in multiple locations over a one-week period.  Participating venues include: The LINQ Promenade, Downtown Container Park, Fashion Show Mall, Las Vegas Natural History Museum and The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace.

The fifth annual Chinese New Year in the Desert™ will celebrate the year of the monkey. Forbes Magazine named Las Vegas as one of the “8 Great Places to Celebrate Chinese New Year” in the United States and Canada. Major sponsors for the 2016 celebration include: Caesars Entertainment, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and Golden Catalyst, LLC.
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Cox Las Vegas to Broadcast Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade

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NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 3, 2015

CONTACT:

Juergen Barbusca, manager of communications (702) 545-1004, (702) 210-3050 or juergen.barbusca@cox.com

Cox Las Vegas to rebroadcast 2015 Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade on Cox Channel 96/1096

WHAT: Cox Communications – Las Vegas will rebroadcast the 2015 Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade, to be held on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, on Cox Channels 96 and 1096 as well as on streaming media at www.cox96.net starting Friday, Feb. 27.

The broadcast will be hosted by Patranya Bhoolsuwan of KLAS Channel 8 and local media personality Bryan Chan. Cox Las Vegas is the broadcast sponsor of the parade. Visit www.cnyinthedesert.com for more information.

The parade, which begins at 11 a.m. on February 21 at the intersection of Gass Avenue and 4th Street in downtown Las Vegas, is a part of local Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations. Colorful floats that commemorate and celebrate the rich history and importance of Southern Nevada’s Asian community as well as feature local businesses, organizations, bands, drill teams and dance groups will be featured in the parade.

WHEN: The 2015 Las Vegas Spring Festival Parade is scheduled for rebroadcast at 8:30 p.m. on February 27, 28 and March 1 and at 5 p.m. nightly March 2-15 on Cox Channels 96 and 1096 as well as on streaming media at www.cox96.net.

About Cox 96

Cox Channel 96, Cox Channel 1096 and its live stream at www.cox96.net are home to local origination programming for Cox Communications cable customers in Southern Nevada. Since its launch in 2004, Cox 96, Cox 1096 and cox96.net now create, produce and broadcast exclusive television content focusing on hometown news, entertainment, community happenings as well as government and legislative matters. Cox 96, Cox 1096 and cox96.net is often the region’s sole broadcast source for annual, seasonal or civic community parades and events as well as state-of-the-city addresses. Live coverage of San Diego Padres baseball is also available in-season but is not streamed. Visit www.cox96.net for program scheduling and rebroadcasts.

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