Spring Fest on Slate

File photo The spring festival will feature a spirited lion dance.


The annual celebration of spring and the Lunar New Year in Alameda has been set for Saturday, April 29, at the Harbor Bay Landing Shopping Center. Now in its 19th year, the Harbor Bay Intercultural Committee’s Spring Festival will celebrate The Year of the Rooster. 

The free event features local favorite the Lincoln Middle School band; multicultural dances and music; tai chi and karate demos; and a lion dance. The public is encouraged to bring lawn chairs for comfort while viewing the performances.

The festival will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 875-887 Island Drive, Alameda, in the courtyard adjoining Safeway. For more information, call 381-3511 or email seechal8@gmail.com.