Sunday, September 29, 2013

Chinese Cultural Festival Celebration Ends with Health Day

Posted By on Sun, Sep 29, 2013 at 2:57 PM

The Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona collaborated with the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and the Canyon Ranch Center to host the closing events for the Second Annual Chinese Cultural Festival in Tucson.

Held at Gene C. Reid Park on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, the festivities included performances from several groups tied to the Chinese Cultural Center and the Confucius Institute. Singers, musicians, martial artists and taiji masters took to the stage for the celebration. Different organizations, including the UA College of Public Health and Tucson Medical Center, held booths to promote health and wellness.

The event concluded 11 days of celebration, which included a Moon Festival concert and several lectures that promoted Chinese culture and arts.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Today | Wed | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon
Meditation and Buddhist study

Meditation and Buddhist study @ Sky Island Zen

Tuesdays, Saturdays

All of today's events | Staff Picks

Staff Pick

See How They Run by Phillip King

See How They Run is an uproarious comedy set in the idyllic village of Merton-cum-Middlewick, England during… More

@ CPAC Community Performance & Art Center Fri., March 31, 7-9 p.m., Sat., April 1, 7-9 p.m., Sun., April 2, 3-5 p.m., Fri., April 7, 7-9 p.m., Sat., April 8, 7-9 p.m. and Sun., April 9, 3-5 p.m. 1250 W Continental Rd

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. Casa Video Top 10 (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. Cinema Clips: The Devil’s Candy (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. "Martha McSally Is Not Answering" (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. Education Budget Rumblings from D.C. — All Cuts, All the Time (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. The Weekly List: 16 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next 10 Days (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2017 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation