Festival: WWU’s Chinese Student Association invites community to Lunar New Year celebration

Western Washington University’ Chinese Student Association hosts a Lunar New Year celebration of the Year of the Ram Saturday, Feb. 7, at Viking Union Multipurpose Room.

The annual event is open to the community and will feature performances by students and community members, various activities, food, and a silent auction.

Performers, with emcees Faye and Joseph, include the CSA Dancers; Inochi Taiko; Bellingham Silk Road Dancers; WWU Cuong Nhu Student Association; Chinese Martial Arts Academy; Students of Mei Hua Chinese School; violinist Kathryn Moore; and WWU Hip Hop Association.

Semi-formal clothing is encouraged. Vegetarian options will be available.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the event starts at 6:30.

Tickets are $5 students, $8 general. This year’s proceeds support Sean Humphrey House.

Details: seanhumphreyhouse.org. 360-650-3450 or 360-650-7271.