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  • CSULB Chinese Culture Festival & Confucius Institute Day 2018

    Wednesday, September 19 - Thursday, September 20, 2018

    The Confucius Institute at CSULB invites you to experience Chinese culture, arts, and tradition during the Chinese Culture Festival & Confucius Institute Day 2018. This celebration marks the anniversary of the first Confucius Institute in the world. Events and activities include Chinese folk arts, music played on traditional instruments, ethnic dances, and tasty Chinese snacks.

    This year’s festivities also include special performances by the Xiamen University Art Troupe from China. This troupe is made up of top students majoring in dance performance. Since its founding, the troupe has been performing on stage in China and around the world, including Germany, Britain, Turkey, Thailand, Nigeria, Libya, Philippines, and the United States. They contribute to the spread of Chinese traditional culture through dance and music.

    All events are free, open to the public, and held on campus.

    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Event Kick Off: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm at Central Plant Plaza (east of the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf)
    Activities Include:

    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    Chinese Dance and Music: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at Southwest Terrace

    Hosted by the Confucius Institute and International Training Programs at CSULB,
    the Chinese Culture Festival is made possible through the generous support of the International Daily News. 

    Click the links below to learn about previous festivals:

    2017 Chinese Culture Festival

    2016 Chinese Culture Festival

    2015 Chinese Culture Festival

    2014 Chinese Culture Festival

    2013 Chinese Culture Festival

    2011 Chinese Culture Festival