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Chinese New Year at the CORE


  • THE CORE 333 – 7 Avenue Southwest Calgary, AB, T2P 2Z1 Canada (map)

Cultural performances and a traditional tea

PERFORMANCES

All take place on second level glass bridge in front of Town Shoes

February 16: Chinese Lion Dancers: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Come and watch a traditional dance in Chinese culture which performers mimic a lion's movement to bring good luck and fortune.

February 17: DOS Music: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Musicians Maria Medlow and Jose Cuzzani, together known as DOS ENSEMBLE, compose a beautiful set of violin and cello melodies. Their playing style has broken down boundaries between musical genres, from classical to pop and rock. 

February 18: CCCS Orchestra: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Enjoy the best of Calgary Chinese Cultural Society Orchestra as their mission is to create a vibrant and integrative community by bridging the Chinese community, other ethnic communities, and mainstream society. 

ACTIVITIES

February 17 & 18: Chinese New Year Pop-Up on level 2 from 12:00- 3:00pm
Enjoy your choice of Peppermint or Silver White Tea and assorted treats.

COST 

Suggested $10 donation to the Calgary Zoo's Panda Exhibit. All proceeds from the event will go directly to the Calgary Zoo. As part of the shopping weekend, we will once again have a gift card offer; Purchase $800 worth of CORE gift cards, and receive an additional $88 from the CORE.

Earlier Event: February 7
DWCA Monthly Board Meeting
Later Event: February 19
Family Fun Day at Eau Claire Market