*THE FESTIVAL IS POSTPONED – WATCH FOR NEW DATE IN MAY**
5th Annual Peony and Bamboo Festival
Saturday/Sunday, April 22–23, 10 am to 4 pm
The Seattle Chinese garden’s most popular annual event spotlights two of China’s horticultural treasures with entertainment, displays, and plant sales.
Saturday’s program features a colorful lion dance 11:30 am and Chinese dance and martial arts at 2 pm.
Available for purchase are potted tree peonies from China and unusual varieties of bamboo from specialty growers in Washington and Oregon.
Other activities include Chinese artist painting demonstrations, activities for children, and Chinese food booths.
This year the Pacific Science Center will provide information on its Terracotta Warrior exhibit, and festival attendees can take photos of themselves with the Garden’s two terracotta warrior replicas.
Suggested adult donation is $5. Visit the SCG website on April 19 for the schedule of activities, or call 206.934-5219 or more information.
Seattle Chinese Garden @ South Seattle Community College
Entrance at South Seattle Community College (north) parking lot.
6000 16th Avenue SW
Parking at SSCC: $3