Street Food Vendors
Empress Pavilion, Hoan Kiem, Hop Woo Seafood Restaurant, Kim Chuy Restaurant, Mandarin Chateau
9:30 – 9:45pm: Dragon Dance East Wind Foundation for the Youth: Beginning at West Plaza our Chinatown Dragon and Lion Dancers will be parading through both plazas to wish you great fortune and prosperity during this Year of the Dragon under our Harvest Moon!
Main Stage 5pm Traditional Southern Style Dragon and Lion Dance(Performed by: East Wind Foundation For Youth) 5:15pm Shaolin Martial Arts Performance (Performed by: Master Xiaojun Wang and Jin Wu Kung Fu School) 5:40 Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do (Performed by: Master Eric Carr and Eric Carr JKD) 5:45 Acrobatic Balancing (Performed by: Sha Sha Luo) 6pm South Pasadena Strings Program (Musical Director: Susan Pascale) 7pm Moon Cake Demo (Performed by: Chris Cheung of Wonder Bakery) 7:15pm The Moon Festival Ritual (Performed by: Shirley Zhang - 2011 Los Angeles Miss Chinatown) 7:30pm Shaolin Martial Arts Performance (Performed by: Master Xiaojun Wang and Jin Wu Kung Fu School) 7:40pm Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do (Performed by: Master Eric Carr and Eric Carr JKD) 7:45pm Acrobatic Balancing (Performed by: Sha Sha Luo) 8pm-11pm DJ Jeremy Sole (Afro Funke, Latin, Brazilian)
*The South Pasadena Strings Program's Los Angeles Children's Orchestra is scheduled to make their third trip to Carnegie Hall in Spring 2013. 20 young musicians will have their cases open during their performance to help raise money for a return trip to Carnegie Hall. All monies raised will go to the South Pasadena Music Foundation, a 501-c-3 charitable organization. Information about the Los Angeles Children's Orchestra and South Pasadena Strings Program is at http://www.stringsprogram.com.
Live Music Stage
Curated by Kevin Bronson, Buzz Bands LA 6 pm Young Empress 7 pm Little Red Lung 8 pm Tic Tic Boom! 9 pm Max and the Moon 10 pm Father Tiger
Craft Beer Garden
Curated by Eagle Rock Brewery
Craftsman Brewing Company featuring Hefeweizen & Oktoberfest
Eagle Rock Brewery featuring Populist IPA & Solidarity Black Mild
Monkfish Bewing Co. featuring Crux (Belgian Single With Elderflower) & Anomaly (Belgian Strong Dark With Oats and Wheat)
Ping Pong Tournament
The Drawing Room - for Kids! 6pm-9pm The Gallery: 945 Chung King Road
All children are welcome to draw as much as they want. There will be crayons, pastels, colored pencils and an endless supply of paper on hand. If they choose to participate, their artwork will be considered for a gallery exhibition. The best work - curated by Mat Gleason of Coagula Curatorial Gallery and Magazine with Gallery owner and artist Ed Freeman among others - will be included in a show that will open later in the year.
Proceeds for the sale will be divided among the artists, gallery and a non-profit organization supporting the arts in Chinatown.
For more information, contact:
The Gallery at 945 Chung King Road
Los Angeles, CA 90012
*Schedule subject to change without notice
Mid-Autumn Moon Festival is produced by Chinatown Business Improvement District with Special Thanks to Los Angeles Chinatown Corporation, ChungKing Plaza Association, KCRW, LA Weekly and Griffith Observatory.