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Mountain View's first Lunar New Year event draws crowds to welcome the Year of the Rabbit

Original post made on Jan 31, 2023

Spirits were high at the Mountain View Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 28, as crowds of people came together to celebrate the city’s first Lunar New Year event.

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Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jan 31, 2023 at 6:35 am

Steven Nelson is a registered user.

In the public schools of Mountain View the demographic data shows a slow and steady increase in the proportions of Asians as a subgroup. Of course, this is not Chinese, but Lunar New Year is celebrated throughout Eastern and Southeastern Asia.

It is good to see this multi-cultural event starting to happen in Mountain View. It is interesting to see the Lunar New Year celebrated in 'the Vietnamese style' in San Jose, and the Mercury News just had an article how to 'food celebrate' Korean style Lunar New Year.

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