'Our mission is to unite': Phoenix Chinese Week festival celebrates history, heritage
Thousands of people embraced Chinese history and heritage at the 28th Phoenix Chinese Week Culture & Cuisine Festival, held Friday through Sunday at Margaret T. Hance Park.
The annual celebration marked the Chinese New Year, welcoming the Year of the Dog with three days of entertainment, food and crafts.
"Our mission is to unite communities, promote our rich culture, and educate our children," Elaine Wong, Phoenix Chinese Week Committee president, wrote in her welcome letter to visitors.
An estimated 30,000 people attended.
Activities included traditional dance and musical... read more