Lunar New Year Celebration

Contra Costa County's Board of Supervisors honored Asian and Pacific Islander cultures and traditions at the inaugural Lunar New Year Celebration on February 1, 2022. 

The Asian and Pacific Islander Lunar New Year Celebration featured guest speakers, Susun Kim, Executive Director of the Contra Costa Family Justice Center, and Professor Kent Wong, Director of the University of California, Los Angeles Labor Center.

The multicultural celebration showcased dance, music, food, and unique customs from some of the many Asian and Pacific Islander communities represented in Contra Costa County, including Nepalese, Filipino, Chinese, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Laotian, Thai, and Indian communities.   

Watch the celebration video.

See press release (PDF).  

Lunar New Year Celebration