The Salvation Army Chinatown Shelter on Bowery street will be converted into a hotel within the next few years. Rumor has it that it will be an “Asian-themed” hotel.
According to Wellington Chen, the executive director of the Chinatown Business Improvement District, “In less than a year, we have collected more than 3.5 million pounds of trash, which is the equivalent to 3,181 horses, 8.5 million mooncakes, or 40,000 times the weight of Council Member Margaret Chin,” Two large “Billy Goat” vacuum vehicles will […]
October 10th, also known as “Double Ten” is the National Taiwanese Independence Day. Every year, local politicians, community leaders and students from the area get together to celebrate with a big parade. Above is a photo from the NY Chinese School Crimson Kings Drum, Fife, & Bugle Corps, who have been participating for a long […]
Tomorrow, ChineseCUBES and NYU presents the first New York Chinese Character Festival, a 27 day celebration of the beautiful Chinese characters. Join them for the opening ceremony at the NYU Kimmel Center. For more information, please visit http://cc-...
On Saturday, October 5th, join CPLDC’s “Our Strength After The Storm” at East River Park. There will be fun activities and free to-go kits for disaster preparation.
Whether you just finished a food tour in Chinatown or want to keep your body healthy, here’s good news! EmblemHealth, University Settlement and CACF are offering health classes in Chinatown! If you want to spice it up with Latin dance or zone into your inner chi with QiGong – it’s all available! For more information: […]
Check out the 10th annual dumpling festival, happening right now at Sara D. Roosevelt park in Chinatown! For more information : http://www.newyorkled.com/ai1ec_event/2013-10th-annual-chef-one-dumpling-eating-contest-in-new-york-city-sept-28-2013?instan...
To really immerse yourself into the culture of the mid-Autumn moon festival, head over to the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) today from 12pm-4pm to participate in activities such as designing your own mooncake and creating your own shadow puppet! $10 for adults, $6 for children and FREE for MOCA members. Mid-Autumn Moon Family […]
A Guide to Mooncakes! Happy Mid-Autumn Moon Festival from all of us to all of you. If you’ve been hearing about moon cakes (wait…is this a cake that is made of the moon!?) and do not necessarily know what they are or what they represent, check out the video!
This Friday, September 20th, 2013 is the CPC Family Day Fair in the CCBA Basement. Join them for games and prizes! 2pm-5pm at the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (62 Mott Street) See you there!