Orange County Tet Lunar New Year Festival Friday February 16 2018

OC Fairgrounds Te't Festival February 2018

Orange County Tet Lunar New Year Festival is Friday February 16 2018 thru Sunday February 18 2018.
South OC Beaches has all the info for you to enjoy this family Friendly Lunar New Year Festival!

The Union of Vietnamese Students Association (UVSA) Tet Lunar Festival is back for the Year of the Dog! The 37th Annual Vietnamese Lunar New Year celebration is at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, CA. This year’s theme is “Spring of Prosperity.”

Visitors are immersed within a vibrant array of traditional foods, live entertainment, festive games, and customs celebrating the Vietnamese Lunar New Year.

OC Fairgrounds Tet Lunar New Year Festival Dates and Times

Friday February 16 2018: 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday February 17 2018: 11:00am to 10:00pm
Sunday February 18 2018: 11:00am to 9:00pm

OC Fairgrouds Tet Lunar New Year Festival Tickets Are Online

1-Day Ticket: $5.00 + transaction fees
3-Day Ticket: $12.00 + transaction fees

OC Fairgounds Onsite Ticketing
$6.00 General Admission
Children 2 years of age or under in a stroller are free!

Tet Lunar New Years Festival Highlights

Friday February 16 2018
• Pho Eating Contest
• Raising of Lunar New Year Tree (Cây Nêu) and Prayer to Village Deity – Lễ Dựng Nêu và Lễ Rước Thành Hoàng
• Miss Vietnam of Southern California Pageant

Saturday February 17 2018
• Ancestral Altar Procession – Lễ Rước Kiệu Tổ
• Opening Ceremony
• Lion Dances
• Floral Arrangement Contest
• Pho Eating Contest
• Talent Show
• Youth Night

Sunday February 18 2018
• Spring Wedding – Đám Cưới Đầu Xuân
• Children’s Pageant
• Tet Dance Competition
• Pho Eating Contest
• Grand Concert

Tet Lunar New Year Festival Parking and Shuttles

OC Fair & Event Center is located at 88 Fair Drive in Costa Mesa California

$8.00 parking fee charged by the OC Fair & Event Center to park on their available lots.
Note that there is no re-entry.
Carpooling is recommended

UVSA provides free shuttle service from Sid Goldstein Freedom Park at 14180 All American Way in Westminster.
Saturday February 17 2018 from 12:00PM to 10:30PM
Sunday February 18 2018 from 12:00PM to 9:30PM
Shuttles depart in ~30 minute intervals between Sid Goldstein Freedom Park in Westminster and the event.

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