Seattle will also be having a wonderful celebration of the Chinese New Year in 2009. They will also hold a festival on Saturday, January 31, 2009 from 11am-4pm. The admission cost is free. The location will be at Hing Hay Park, 411 Maynard Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104. You can also visit this website for more information http://www.cidbia.org/events. You can expect great entertainment and food at the festival. There will be dragon dance, martial arts, and drumming. You can bring a camera and a camcorder and take photos and record the event. You should also bring warm clothing just in case and a cell phone to keep in touch with the people that you’re going with. You can also take this opportunity to meet people in your community if you don’t know a lot of people already.