Dublin Chinese New Year Festival
The Snake is Coming.....
2013 celebrates the Year of the Snake. Established in 2008 the Dublin Chinese New Year Festival (DCNYF) showcases the best of Sino Irish Culture in Ireland and 2013 marks the sixth year of this internationally recognised festival.
As Dublin continues to build on its twinning with Beijing, the festival prepares to deliver a high profile cultural programme including the Third Chinese Film Festival at the Lighthouse Cinema, a special Spring Festival partnership with the Council of Europe Intercultural Cities Conference - an official part of Ireland hosting of the European Presidency, the main DCNYF Carnival on Chinese New Year’s Day, Traditional Dragon and Lion dances, a Sino-Irish Business Seminar, the DCNYF Lecture series, a Children’s Programme, an Arts and Music Programme, a special project linked to The Gathering 2013, Martial Arts, Sports and much more for all ages
Watch this space. More details in coming days