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Best Ways To Celebrate Lunar New Year In OC

2014 marks the year of the horse and for those that celebrate the Lunar New Year, it marks a year of better fortune as well. If you are in the Orange County area, you can celebrate the new year with different events ranging from festivals to supper clubs and much more.

01/27/2014

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Westminster Grants Permit For Vietnamese New Year’s Parade Despite LGBT Exclusion

The Westminster City Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to grant a private group a permit to hold a Vietnamese New Year’s parade despite the exclusion of the gay and lesbian community.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/11/2013

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Gay Activists Fight To March In Vietnamese New Year’s Parade

Gay activists are fighting to be included in a Vietnamese New Year’s parade in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/10/2013

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Gay Rights Activists Challenge Exclusion From Annual Vietnamese Parade

Gay rights activists are demanding the organizers of a Vietnamese new year’s parade in California’s Orange County allow them to march.

12/09/2013

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What You’re Doing This Week: February 4

Come show your Mardi Gras spirit this week at some of these festive events happening in LA and Orange County. Pups will be on parade, noodle fans will unite, and art lovers will rejoice. This […]

CBS Los Angeles–02/04/2013

Indonesians parade an 18 meter long dragon at Malang city park in East Java province on January 20, 2012 ahead of the Chinese Lunar new year festivity. The Chinese New Year marks the zodiac sign of the dragon.

Southern California Asian Communities Welcome Year Of The Dragon

Gung Hay Fat Choy! Southern California’s Asian American communities celebrated the Lunar New Year Monday, ushering in the Year of the Dragon, considered to be the luckiest year in the Chinese Zodiac.

01/23/2012

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What You’re Doing This Week: January 23

Bocce, ghosts, and Michael Jackson, not necessarily all at the same time. Bring it, week!

CBS Los Angeles–01/23/2012

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Tet Festival Is Your Reason To Discover Little Saigon

Celebrate the lunar new year and our rich local Vietnamese culture at Tet Festival and/or these traditional eateries.

CBS Los Angeles–01/19/2012

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Celebrate Chinese (Lunar) New Year in SoCal

The Chinese or Lunar New Year is the most celebrated holiday of the year for nearly 1.5 million people of Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese descent in Southern California.

02/02/2011

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