Mark your calendar on Friday 01/27/2023 “Celebrating 2023 Lunar New Year Together”

Lunar New Year is now a state holiday in California from 2023. Thanks to California for honoring this most important Asian cultural holiday, we’ll “Celebrate 2023 Lunar New Year Together’. The event includes a Civic Leadership Forum Silicon Valley: “Building Bridges through understanding the Asian culture and heritage”. The event will also feature a multi-culture performance and Asian Food on Jan 27th at Ding Ding TV starting from 4 pm (3350 Scott Blvd., Building 54, Santa Clara, CA 95054)

We are expecting over 100 people, including Chinese, Indian, Pilipino, Vietnamese, Japanese, Korean, African American artists, community leaders, and youth volunteers. The Hollywood movie star Chelsea T. Zhang will be the moderator for the event.

The multicultural Asian buffet will be served.


DingDing TV, Silicon Valley Community Media

Co- Organizers:

California state library


Silicon valley central chamber

Philippine News Today

Indian Currents

Music Land of School of music

Phu nu cali magazine

Musicland School of Music

Asian American Stories Committee

Diana WP Ding,  Founder of Ding Ding TV, Silicon Valley Community Media

Francis Espiritu,  President of  Philippine News
Vandana Kumar,  President of Indian Currents
Queenie Ngo,  President of Phu Nu Cali Magazine

Joel Wong,  President of National Asian American United
Liyan Zhao,  Event Chair of Asian American Stories Contest
Christine Ling, President of Musicland School of Music


“Celebrate Lunar New Year Together” agenda.

4:00 pm Arrive and interact.

4:30 pm: Opening

MC: Chelsea T. Zhang

Welcome by Diana Ding 3 minutes.

Speech by Evan Low 5 Minutes

Speech by Ken Fong, 3 minutes

4:45 pm: Keynote by Dr. Xiaoyan Zhang: 10 minutes

How social media Divides us and How AAPI Leaders Leverage their Cultural Strengths to work together?

4:55 pm: Civic Leadership Forum Silicon (40 minutes):

Dialog between Communities: Building Bridges through understanding the Asian culture and heritage.

Panel Moderator: Joel Wong
Kathy Watanabe
Chris Norwood
Francisco Espiritu
Christine Von Raesfeld
Naomi Nakano-Matsumoto
Tran Vu

5:35 pm: Recognize VIP guests by Diana Ding
Serving Buffett dinner – Diverse Asian Food

6:15 pm; Multi-culture Artists Performance (40 minutes):

Chinese music
Vietnamese dance and fashion show
Filipino singing
Korean drum and dance.

6:40 pm social time

8:00 pm End

Comment (3)

    1. Dear Rosemary
      We didn’t set up a registration. Please just come, Looking forward to seeing you then.


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