Cairns Chinese New Year Festival The Monkey is back !!
Join CADCAI as it celebrates the annual Cairns Chinese New Year Festival in 2016 !
Held since the inaugral Year of the Monkey Street Festival in 2004, the festival showcases the north Queensland's cultural diversity and rich Chinese heritage through music, dance and cultural performances, food, market stalls, and a parade featuring the tradional Chinese dragon, lions and the 12 Zodiac Animals.
An exciting program of events is being organised for 2016, with our signature event, The Cairns Airport Chinese New Year Street Festival being held once again in Grafton St, site of Cairns' historical Chinatown circa 1880 - 1910. Other festival events include the Official Launch, the ANZ Bank Yum Cha, and the Chinese New year Banquet.
Don't miss the Cairns Airport CNY Street Festival
WHEN: Saturday 13 February 2016
WHERE: Grafton Street, between Shields and Spence Streets (N.B Grafton St, between Spence Shields St, will be closed for traffic from early Saturday morning to Sunday morning)
TIME: 4pm to 9pm (Street Parade starts at 5.00pm) TO BE CONFIRMED
Please support the festival by purchasing tickets in the CNY MONSTER RAFFLE. Some great prizes to be won.
WANT TO PARTICPATE AS A SPONSOR, VOLUNTEER, ENTERTAINER OR MARKET STALL ?
All enquiries should be directed to the CNYFestival managers:
Jennifer Thompson (A- List Events) Mob: 0427 320 379 or Nathan Lee Long (CADCAI) Mob: 0423 267 241