Just A Suggestion: Lantern Festival 2006

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Today from noon to 7 p.m. at El Pueblo de Los Angeles historical monument adjacent to Overa Street, the Chinese American Museum (425 N. Los Angeles Street) will present its annual Lantern Festival, which occurs the 15th day of the first lunar month to mark the closing of Chinese New Year festivities. The free event will spotlight a Chinese-American re-creation of a traditional village street fair featuring brilliant lantern displays along with musical, acrobatic and lion dance performances, storytelling and magic shows.