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Happy Chinese New Year, Salida!

  • Salida SteamPlant Event Center Theater 220 West Sackett Avenue Salida, CO, 81201 United States (map)
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It's the year of the dog! Form your dragon teams now! Community groups, friends, dog-lovers, businesses invited to create your own dragon team. Meet at Alpine at 5:00pm; Parade down F St at 5:30pm; then to SteamPlant for a free celebration with friends and neighbors, activities, music, refreshments. Free! Contact Tina Pendon Gramann or for more info or to volunteer!

In January and February, Salida Creativity Lab will work with students at area schools to create dragon costumes and movement for the 2nd annual parade. This year, the parade moves downtown followed by a free celebration at the SteamPlant. 4 free dragon-making clinics for the community at Box of Bubbles Thursday nights Jan 25, Feb 1, 8, and 15.

Special thanks to partners and supporters to date Children's Discovery Ranch, Salida Montessori, Salida Early Childhood Center, Boys and Girls Club, PfCA Teens, Salida Circus, Ken & Box of Bubbles, High Country Bank, The Book Haven, Phreckles Photography, Salida Steamplant, City of Salida, Kaleidoscope Toys, The Mountain Mail, and volunteers! Bring stuff when you come to Box of Bubbles (cardboard masking tape, fabric, newspaper). Contact Tina Pendon Gramann or for more info or to volunteer!