Friday, August 26, 2011

San Diego Lantern Festival

The 2011 San Diego Lantern Festival founded and presented by the Little Saigon Foundation starts today (08/26) and runs through the weekend (08/28). Admission is $5.

There are plenty of activities going on at this year's Lantern Festival which include a Kid's Talent Contest, Street Performers, Live Music, Lion Dance Demonstrations, and Carnival Rides. The main event of the festival will be the crowning of Miss Asia San Diego. There will also be some notable food trucks (Devilicious, Asian Persuasion, Food Farm, Mangia Mangia, Super Q, Two for the Road) selling their delicious cuisine all weekend. You can also receive daily status updates on their Facebook page.

The San Diego Asian Film Foundation is a proud community partner with the Little Saigon Foundation. Here are some useful information for the weekend:

2011 San Diego Lantern Festival
Location: 4400 El Cajon Blvd. (Next to Hoover High School)
San Diego, CA 92115
Friday (08/26) 3pm - 11pm
Saturday (08/27) 12pm - 11pm
Sunday (08/28) 12pm - 11pm
For more information call Little Saigon Foundation
(619) 752-9461

1 comment:

  1. Sounds like a wonderful event to celebrate our Asian heritage along with the performing arts and cinema. Missed this years event but hope to make it next time.

    Toyota San Diego