Lantern Festival falls on the 15th day of the first lunar month and is the last day of the Chinese New Year celebrations. It is the first night to see the full moon. The night is called “Xiao”2018 in Mandarin Chinese. So, the festival is also called “Yuan Xiao Festival”.
Confucius Institute will host an event to celebrate the 2018 Lantern Festival. We will be providing tasty Chinese refreshments and drinks. There will also be performances and games for fun. The event will be held on February 26, 2018, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm in I-House Great Room.
Please come and join us for the 2018 Chinese Lantern Festival celebration!