Category Archives: 2013 Media

Big Chinese New Year Fest In Small Oregon Town

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. – You expect West Coast cities with large Asian populations to colorfully and grandly celebrate the Chinese New Year. But that is not a given in a southern Oregon county where the U.S. Census recently measured the Asian-American population at barely 1 percent. Full Article...

Jacksonville Brings in the Year of the Snake

Even though the Chinese New Year officially started last Sunday, today the celebrations continued in the Rogue Valley. Thousands of people gathered in downtown Jacksonville for the annual Chinese New Year parade and festival. Full Article...

Jacksonville’s Chinese New Year Events

SPECIAL EVENTS 8AM – The Snake-A-Leg 5K Fun Run – starts at the Bigham Knoll Campus rain or shine. Prior application required. See our website (www.socca.us) for application for... Full Article...

Chinese New Year in Jacksonville Oregon

Jacksonville’s annual Chinese New Year celebration is held on the 3rd Saturday in February. This year’s celebration was the Year of the Snake and started with a breakfast at Art Presence Art Center in Jacksonville for the Loong Mah Sing See Wui Dragonhorse Lion Dance Association. Full Article...

Year of The Snake – Chinese New Year Celebration 2013

The annual Chinese New Year celebration planned by the Southern Oregon Chinese Cultural Association (SOCCA)for the “Year of the Snake” begins on February 15, 2013 in Ashland and continues in downtown Jacksonville, Oregon on Saturday, February 16, 2013.  This year’s schedule includes over 20 activities hosted through the day at over 10 venues in the city of Jacksonville. Full Article...