Los Angeles, CA - Thousands of Los Angeles County residents and tourists came to Chinatown on Saturday, February 16, to see 114th Annual Golden Dragon Parade and participate in 2013 Chinese New Year Festival.
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck were grand marshals for this event. The parade route took from Hill Street and Ord Street to North Broadway and Cesar Chavez Avenue. People stood or sat on the sidewalks waiting for the parade.
The Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Los Angeles hosted the 114th Annual Golden Dragon Parade. This is a spectacular event that people come to watch from all over to be entertained by musicians, dancers, fireworks , dragon line dancers and much more.