Chinese celebration welcomes Year of the Pig in Modesto
Celebrants welcomed the Year of the Pig on Saturday in Modesto.
The Stanislaus Chinese Culture Society’s annual celebration of the Chinese New Year returned Saturday afternoon to the Senior Center. The event featured performances, cultural dances, music, martial arts, speakers, demonstrations and other activities.
The official day for the Chinese New Year is Tuesday, Feb. 5. The pig is the final zodiac animal of the 12-year Chinese cycle.