The festival is celebrated with water as a symbol of the flow of time, washing away past misdeeds to provide spiritual renewal, and greeting the up-coming monsoon to bring a bountiful new beginning. The festival will feature a Burmese ethnic food fair, traditional dance and talent show, a cultural exhibition with fun games, and a beauty pageant!
WHEN: Sunday, May 26th 2013
TIME: 11:00am - 5:00pm
WHERE: Kennedy Park; 1333 Decoto Rd., Union City
The Happy Burmese Community New Year Water Festival will be held as a fundraiser for Burmese Cultural and Community Center in the SF Bay Area.