Confucius Institute

Chinese Lunar New Year 2015

The Auburn University at Montgomery Confucius Institute (AUM CI) and the Central Alabama Association of Chinese (CAAC) presented their colorful, musical, and much anticipated Chinese Lunar New Year celebration on Sunday, March 1st. The celebration performance will took place at 2:30 p.m. at Alcazar Shriners, 555 Eastern Boulevard, Montgomery, AL 36117, followed by a joyful and delicious Chinese dinner featuring traditional Chinese New Year delicacies and entertainment. Among the highlights was a performance on the guzheng (the traditional Chinese zither) by Daisy Wu, an award-winning professional Chinese musician who is currently a visiting professor at Alfred University. 

Guests at Chinese Spring Festival Event
Confucius Institute Employees at Chinese New Year Celebration

Two women Wishing Happy New Year
Springna speaks at Chinese New Year

Guests at Spring Festival
Visitors at Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year Dancers
Children Singing at Chinese New Year

Children Dancing at New Year Celebration
Chinese New Year Dragon Dance

Guzheng at Chinese New Year
Fan Dance at Chinese New Year

Duet at Chinese New Year
Children Play Guitar at New Year's

Guests at Spring Festival
Taichi at Lunar New Year

Dancing at Lunar New Year
Traditional Dancing at New Year's

Solo at Chinese New Year
Performers of Chinese New Year