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    Over 20 Chinese New Year Events Taking Place Across Tennessee

     

     

    This is our most extensive Chinese New Year listing yet! See below for 21 Chinese New Year events in seven cities across all three regions of the state. If we left a Chinese New Year event out, please let us know by emailing erowland@tnchinanetwork.org.

    Also make sure to check out the Murfreesboro Festival of Chinese Arts that is taking place in middle Tennessee from January 30 through March 26. The festival, presented by Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Center for Chinese Music and Culture and the MTSU Confucius Institute, consists of 11 musical performances, visual art exhibitions, workshops, lectures, and more, including the lecture by Grammy-winning songwriter and banjoist Abigail Washburn (pictured/linked above) and a Chinese New Year Concert by the Zhejiang Conservatory of Music Traditional Chinese Orchestra (listed below).

    For a full listing of upcoming TN-China, trade, and investment-related events, visit the TNCN Events Calendar.

     

    Middle Tennessee

     

    Murfreesboro

     

    Discovery Center and Confucius Institute at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Chinese New Year
    Sunday, February 4
    1:00-5:00 PM CT
    at Discovery Center
    For More Info: Click here.

     

    MTSU Center for Chinese Music and Culture and MTSU Confucius Institute Chinese New Year Concert
    Friday, February 16
    7:30 PM CT
    Hinton Hall, Wright Music Building, MTSU Campus
    For More Info: Click here. Concert will be played by Zhejiang Conservatory of Music Traditional Chinese Orchestra.

     

    Nashville

     

    Nashville Chinese School Chinese New Year Celebration Festival
    Saturday, February 10
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM CT
    at H.G. Hill Middle School
    For More Info: Contact info@nashvillechineseschool.org

     

    Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville Chinese New Year Celebration at Hillsboro Village
    Saturday, February 10
    12:00-3:00 PM CT
    at Corner Park, Vanderbilt University This event has been moved to INSIDE the Vanderbilt Recreation Center. 
    For More Info and to Register: Click here.

     

    Greater Nashville Chinese Association 2018 Chinese New Year Celebration
    Saturday, February 10
    4:30-8:30 PM CT
    at Collins Alumni Auditorium, Lipscomb University
    For More Info and to Register: Click here.

     

    Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville Chinese New Year 10-Course Banquet
    Sunday, February 11
    5:00-8:00 PM CT
    at Lucky Bamboo China Bistro
    For More Info and to Register: Click here.

     

    Caring for China’s Orphans Chinese New Year Celebration 2018
    Friday, February 16
    5:45-8:30 PM CT
    at Bellevue Church of Christ
    For More Info: Click here.

     

    Nashville Taiwanese Association 2018 New Year Party
    Saturday, February 17
    5:00 PM CT
    at Dynasty Buffet
    For More Info: TBD

     

    Vanderbilt University Chinese Students and Scholars Association Spring Festival Gala
    Saturday, February 17
    5:00-10:00 PM CT
    at Vanderbilt University Student Life Center
    For More Info and to Register: Click here.

     

    East Tennessee

     

    Knoxville

     

    Chinese Students & Scholars Association at University of Tennessee 2018 Dog’s Year Spring Festival Dinner 
    Friday, February 9
    6:00-10:00 PM ET
    at Panhellenic Building, University of Tennessee-Knoxville Campus
    For More Info and to Register: Click here. Use code “TN-China” for early bird tickets.

     

    University of Tennessee-Knoxville Confucius Institute Chinese New Year
    Wednesday, February 14
    5:00-8:00 PM ET
    at International House, University of Tennessee-Knoxville Campus
    For More Info: Contact confucius@utk.edu or (865) 974-5753.

     

    Families with Children from China-East TN Chapter Chinese New Year Celebration
    Saturday, February 17
    12:00-2:00 PM ET
    at Buffat Heights Baptist Church
    For More Info and to Register: Click here.

     

    Knoxville Chinese Culture East Tennessee Chinese New Year Festival
    Sunday, February 18
    3:30-5:30 PM ET
    at Cox Auditorium, University of Tennessee-Knoxville Campus
    For More Info and to Register: Click here.

     

    Chattanooga

     

    Chattanooga Chinese Association Spring Festival Potluck Party
    Saturday, February 17
    11:00 AM – 3:00 PM ET
    at North River Civic Center, Hixson
    For More Info: Contact administrator@cca-ccs.org

     

    Creative Discovery Museum Chinese New Year Celebration
    Saturday, February 24
    12:00-4:00 PM ET
    at Creative Discovery Museum
    For More Info: Click here.

     

    Kingsport

     

    Tri-Cities Chinese Association (TCCA) and East Tennessee Chinese Culture Center Chinese New Year Festival
    Saturday, February 17
    11:00 AM-5:00 PM ET
    at Colonial Heights Baptist Church
    For More Info: Visit the TCCA Facebook page.

     

    Johnson City

     

    East Tennessee State University Multicultural Affairs Office Chinese Spring Festival
    Sunday, February 18
    6:00-9:00 PM ET
    at Baptist Collegiate Ministry
    For More Info: Click here.

     

    West Tennessee

     

    Memphis

     

    Greater Memphis United Chinese Association Chinese New Year Performance Gala
    Saturday, February 10
    5:30-8:30 PM CT
    at Michael D. Rose Theatre , University of Memphis
    For More Info: Click here.
    To Register: Click here.

     

    Memphis Public Libraries Chinese New Year Celebration
    Saturday, February 17
    11:00-11:45 AM CT
    at Cordova Library
    For More Info: Click here.

     

    Confucius Institute of the University of Memphis Spring Festival Celebration Concert
    Saturday, February 17
    6:00 PM CT
    at Michael D. Rose Theatre, University of Memphis
    For More Info: Call (901) 678-2595.

     

    Belz Museum Chinese New Year Family Day
    Saturday, February 24
    12:00-3:00 PM CT
    at Belz Museum
    For More Info: Contact info@belzmuseum.org or (901) 523-2787


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    Events listed on this calendar are for informational purposes only and are not necessarily endorsed by TN-China Network. Have an event you would like listed? Email us at erowland@tnchinanetwork.org.