The 7th International Lao New Year
Saturday April 4, 2015
at the Richmond Civic Center, Richmond, CA.
This year's festival will include: 1) Tak Baht (ຕັກບາດ Alms offering) and Song Nam Phra (ສົງນ້ຳພຣະ Buddha Image Cleansing) sponsored by Wat Lao Rattanaram; 2) Day Event, which includes cultural performances, food stalls and vendors, and community parade; 3) Evening Reception sponsored by 16 Lao organizations.
Day Festival Entrance: $5 for adults
Evening Reception: $15 for adults
Photo: Phoumy Sayavon
Photos: Boon Vong
Volunteers Needed: If you are interested in volunteering for the 6th International Lao New Year Festival please contact our volunteer coordinator. All volunteers will receive free t-shirts, food, and water and free admissions to the event. Volunteer must volunteer at least for three hours and must be available to attend a volunteer orientation. Many positions and shifts are available.
Contact: Khammany Mathavongsy
2012 ILNYF Volunteer Coordinator