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Dragon Fest 2011

Dragon Fest 2011

Dragon Fest was held July 9 and 10 at Hing Hay Park. Treated to a new layout and attractions, families enjoyed food, vendors and a line-up of over 30 cultural performances in the two days. With help from the good weather, an estimated 22,000 attended the festival. ♦

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Crowd awaiting the Chinese Lion dance performance (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

Line wrapped around the sidewalk waiting for the McDonald’s booth (Photo by Assunta Ng/NWAW)

Kids drawing activities at the City of Seattle’s Eco Village booth (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

Evelyn Macadangdang and Louise Matsumoto at Uwajimaya’s booth (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

Artist Toni Yuly shows off one of her creations (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

Sam Ung, chef and owner of Phnom Penh Noodle Noodle House, demonstrates food carving to the crowd (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

Festival goers playing at a mini ping pong table at City of Seattle’s Eco Village booth (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

Mob The World successfully planned another great performance (Photo provided by cidbia.org)

Seahawks’ Blue Thunder Drumline performs (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

Posted in Features, Vol 30 No 29 | 7/16-7/22Comments (1)

ID restaurants to bring back $2 tasting menu for annual Dragon Fest

ID restaurants to bring back $2 tasting menu for annual Dragon Fest

The Chinatown-International District Business Improvement Area (CIDBIA) organized the return of the $2 Food Walk at this summer’s Dragon Fest. On July 9 and July 10, 16 of Chinatown-ID’s top culinary destinations will offer up a menu of $2 bites.

Participating restaurants include  Sea Garden, Kaname Izakaya, Harbor City, Oasis Tea Zone, Fu-Lin Ramen House, Loving Hut, Fortuna Café, Phnom Penh Noodle House, Sub-Sand, A Piece of Cake Bakery, Spring Garden, 663 Bistro, and Dim Sum King.  Read the full story

Posted in Briefs, Vol 30 No 28 | 7/9-7/15Comments (0)

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