Crowds watch Lunar New Year Parade in Oakland – NBC Bay Area

Date:

best barefoot shoes

People gathered in the streets of Oakland Sunday to benefit from the Lunar New Year Parade.

Skies dried out earlier Sunday in time for the festivities and it was additionally an opportunity to assist the neighborhood.

“She hasn’t seen this before, seeing lots colors lots of dragons. So I’m hoping she is excited about this, maybe learn something new about the culture the tradition,” mentioned Oakland resident LaShawna Brown.

The Oakland Chinatown Improvement Council’s Lunar New Year Parade kicked off with native leaders close to Wilma Chan Park.

“Last Year, It was our first time in 50 years. This is our second annual and we were worried about the rain and worried about the crime that people would not be coming out, proved me wrong. Look at this crowd,” mentioned Stewart Chen, President of the Oakland Chinatown Improvement Council

A crowd that grew and lined the streets, particularly Oakland Chinatown

Many had cell telephones out capturing particular moments or simply having fun with the view.

Christie Smith has extra in the video above.

Spread the love

Share post:

Subscribe

Popular

More like this
Related

Stephen Curry jersey still most popular among NBA fans

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- The Golden State...

UN experts decry ‘systemic obliteration’ of education system — Global Issues

Since the ruthless 7 October strikes by...

Taylor Swift’s Complicated Embrace of Tortured Poets

Who was the very first tortured poet?...