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Cambodian New Year Festival 2008 - Year of The Rat 2552 B.E.

When:      Saturday, April 12, 2008 @ 8am - Midnight

Where:      Milpitas Community Center
                   457 E. Calaveras Blvd.
                   Milpitas, CA 95035    Google Map | Get Direction

This year the Cambodian community of San Jose, in collaboration with the San Jose Cambodian Buddhist Society, the Santa Clara Cambodian Women Association, the Cambodian American Resource Agency and active community members, will be celebrating the coming Year of The Rat 2552 B.E. on April 12, 2008 at the Milpitas Community Center on 457 E. Calaveras Blvd., Milpitas, CA 95035.

Programs: (Click here for event program (pdf format))

I - Morning Program (8am - 1pm): Cultural Ceremony (by Wat Khmer San Jose)

II - Evening Program (5:30pm - Midnight):

» National Anthem - ROTC - Oak Grove High School
» Guest Speakers - Mayors and US Congress
» Keynote Speaker - President of Watt Khmer San Jose
» Fashion Show - Lead/coordinated by Kara Uy
» Cultural Performance - by Cambodian Cultural Dance Troupe &
        Khmer Angkor Dance Troupe

» Social Dance - with Popular Singers, Miss Lor Bopha
Click here for detail (pdf format)
Admission Fee:
» The morning and afternoon festivities are free
» $20/per person for evening program starting at 4:30pm at the door

Everyone is welcomed to join!

Every year the local Cambodian community comes together to plan and prepare for the annual Khmer New Year Celebration around mid April the following year.

Feel free to contact us via

Mr. Chanthoeun To & Miss Kara Uy
Event Co-Chairs

Funded by in part by a grant from Arts Council Silicon  Valley

Arts Council Silicon Valley