CADCAI organises the annual Cairns Chinese New Year Festival which has been held annually since 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.
Our signature event, the CNY Street Festival will be held again in the heart of the orignal Cairns Chinatown precinct - Sachs St ( now Grafton St.)
DON"T MISS THIS GREAT FAMILY EVENT SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES ! WHEN: Saturday 21 February 2015
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
CNY MONSTER RAFFLE: Please support the festival by purchasing tickets in the CNY Monster raffle. Some great prizes to be won. See attached pdf file. 2015 MONSTER RAFFLE.pdf
WANT TO PARTICPATE AS A SPONSOR, VOLUNTEER, ENTERTAINER OR MARKET STALL ?
Please all direct enquiries to Festival event managers:
Jennifer Thompson (A- List Events) Mob: 0427 320 379 or Nathan Lee Long (CADCAI) Mob: 0423 267 241 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
CADCAI acknowledge the financial support of Cairns Regional Council and the State Government through Tourism and Events Queensland and the Multicultural Affairs Valuing Diversity Grant Program.