16 FEB 2018
Las Vegas, United States
Las Vegas News Bureau
Fashion Show hosted the 7th Annual CNY in the Desert™ Opening Ceremony and ring in the Year of the Dog with a special ribbon cutting and dinner on Friday, February 16. To commemorate Chinese New Year, guests were invited to partake on a journey to China and experience cultural performances by the Tianjin Dance and Acrobatic Theater Company as they take on the runway. Guests also enjoyed a live authentic dragon dance and eye painting ceremony by Las Vegas Lohan School of Shaolin, followed by a ceremonial blessing of the department stores where team members will feed the dragon red envelopes to bring good luck for the year. Following the ceremony, guests enjoyed a special Lunar New Year family-style dinner catered by Kona Grill and cocktails sponsored by Remy Martin. Jan-Ie Low, Executive Producer of Chinese New Year in the Desert talks about the Year of the Dog and the efforts to make Chinese New Year more inclusive to everyone in Las Vegas. February 16, 2018. CREDIT: John Higgins/Las Vegas News Bureau
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