As Lunar New Year approaches, Bridgeport Village is gearing up to host a special celebration for families and individuals alike.
Head to the shopping center for a day filled with engaging activities that capture the spirit of the holiday. Bridgeport Village is joining several Lunar New Year celebrations in and around Portland.
Here are the activities planned at the 2024 event.
2024 Lunar New Year Celebration at Bridgeport Village
On Saturday, February 3, Bridgeport Village hosts several free activities open to all ages.
From 2 to 4 p.m., immerse yourself in the rich culture of Lunar New Year with the following activities at the Village Green:
Calligraphy Artist with Takeaway for Each Guest: Unleash your creativity with a calligraphy artist who will be onsite, providing personalized calligraphy for each guest to take home.
Miniature Dragon Puppet Display and Interactive Play: Step into a world of enchantment with a display of miniature dragon puppets. Engage in interactive play, allowing your imagination to run wild as you interact with these whimsical creatures.
Dragon Puppet Craft Activity: Get hands-on with a dragon puppet craft activity and create your own mini dragon puppet. Unleash your artistic skills and take home a unique, handmade memento of the celebration.
Origami Station: Explore the ancient Japanese art of origami at our dedicated station. Fold vibrant paper into intricate shapes and designs, discovering the meditative and therapeutic qualities of this traditional craft.
Lion Dance Performance
At 3:30 p.m., the pinnacle of the Lunar New Year celebration at Bridgeport Village is a mesmerizing Lion Dance performance by the White Lotus Dance Troupe. Skillful dancers, vibrant costumes and rhythmic beats symbolize good luck and fortune. The lion dance is a time-honored tradition that brings a sense of joy and positive energy.
Don’t miss this opportunity to create lasting memories and embrace the magic of Lunar New Year at Bridgeport Village!
The event is at 7455 SW Bridgeport Rd. in Tigard. For more information, visit Bridgeport Village’s website.
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