Jacksonville’s Chinese New Year celebration is a treasured annual festival celebrating the contributions of the Chinese in Southern Oregon’s development. The day-long event is coordinated by the Southern Oregon Chinese Cultural Association (SOCCA).
SOCCA was formed as a non-profit, volunteer organization to develop and implement this wonderful event. This year’s celebration will be Saturday, February 18, 2017. The day offers a wide variety of activities and events to explore different aspects of the ancient Chinese culture along with programs that show how the Chinese played an important role in Oregon’s early history.
The day kicks off with a morning fun run followed by the parade . The rest of the day is filled with many entertaining and educational programs for the entire family. Join in the celebration of The Year of the Rooster Celebration in Jacksonville Saturday, February 18, 2017.
More information will be posted as it becomes available. Also, check out www.SOCCAChineseNewYear.org
SOCCA is a non-profit group of volunteers dedicated to creating this once a year event.