Lion Dancers to Perform
February 17 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The 15th Annual Chinese New Year Celebration by Volumes of Pleasure Bookshoppe in Los Osos is set for 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17.
The Cal Poly Lion Dance Team will perform a blessing ritual dating back centuries, and intended to bring good fortune on the store.
Under the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 is the Year of the Earth Dog, which emphasizes loyalty, tenacity, watchfulness, is a time for introspection and lifestyle changes, with greater empathy for all and a quest for social justice, according to a press release from the store.
Traditionally, the lion dance was used to scare away monsters and evil spirits. Free and open to the public. Park in the lot behind the store, located at 1016 Los Osos Valley Rd.