Denver/Boulder/Colorado Springs/Littleton people! (And others, though less relevantly to this post.) It’s Chinese New Year this weekend, and if you’d like to ring in the Year of the Snake by watching some traditional Chinese lion dance, you’ll have plenty of opportunities. Many different organizations are hosting performances, but Shaolin Hung Mei Kung Fu will be will be lion dancing and doing kung fu demonstrations at the following locations/times:

Friday, Feb 8th: Boulder Restaurants

China Gourmet: 6:00 PM

Lee Yuan: 6:00 PM

Golden Lotus: 6:30-6:45 PM

Spice China: 7:30 PM

Saturday, Feb 9th: Colorado Springs/Denver

Chinese Cultural Institute CNY at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium: 11:00 AM

Denver Chinese School CNY, Paramount Theater, Denver: 2:00 PM

Chinese Student and Scholar Association CNY at the Glen Miller Ballroom, CU, Boulder: 6:30 PM

Sunday, Feb 10th: Denver/Littleton

Empress Seafood Restaurant, Denver: 11:00 AM

Far East Shopping Center, Denver: 12:00 PM

Shoppes at Columbine Valley, Littleton: 3:00 PM

Red Coral Restaurant, Denver: 5:30 PM


For a full listing of Chinese New Year events, check out our calendar! There are performances all throughout February.