Disneyland Resort Rings in Year of the Monkey

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The Disneyland Resort celebrated the Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese cultures during the Happy Lunar New Year Celebration at Disney California Adventure park Feb. 5-8. The event included guest performing groups, local artisans, Disney characters, and special food and merchandise.

Lunar-New-Year Year of the Monkey Disneyland

Paul Hiffmeyer/Disneyland

In addition, to celebrate 2016 as the U.S.-China Tourism Year, yesterday the Resort welcomed Consul General Liu Jian from the Chinese Consulate of Los Angeles and Richard Swanson of the U.S. Department of Commerce, along with talented dancers and acrobats from China’s Shenzhen municipality for a special performance.