Category Archives: 2014 Media

Celebrate the Year of the Horse | MailTribune.com

By Ian Hand, Mail Tribune | The annual Chinese New Year celebration in Jacksonville will showcase a variety of entertaining, cultural and historical events celebrating the Year of the Horse. The event, hosted by the Southern Oregon Chinese Cultural Association and the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce, will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, with a 5K fun run that starts from Bigham Knoll. Registration is required. Activities — which include cooking demonstrations, musical performances and historical tours — will continue in downtown Jacksonville throughout the day. Full article....

Video: Chinese New Year | MailTribune.com

Lions, dragons, gongs and local celebrants welcome the Year of the Horse during Saturday's traditional Chinese New Year Parade Saturday in Jacksonville. Watch video...

So wet. … So what? | MailTribune.com

Dressed in black and holding poles with large dragon puppets attached, dancers Saturday zigzagged across California Street in Jacksonville. The dragons were among dozens of performers in the annual Chinese New Year parade, attended by hundreds of people despite steady rainfall. Full Article ...

2014 Chinese New Year Celebration Schedule

NOT TO MISS! 8AM – The Galloping 5K Fun Run Co-organized by SOCCA and student volunteers of SOU’s “Outdoor Adventure Leadership” program, this family friendly run starts at the Bigham Knoll Campus rain or shine. Advance registration recommended. Visit our website www.socca.us for entry form and complete instructions. Full article...