PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Lan Su Chinese Garden is celebrating Chinese culture in June with its first-ever “Nights of the Dragon Boat” Festival.

Running during the second half of June, the festival features local vendors, a community art event, a traditional dragon dance and the unveiling of a new six-foot-tall lantern from China.

More information, and tickets, are available on the Lan Su Chinese Garden Website.

KOIN 6 News’ Kohr Harlan visited early to get a sneak peek at the upcoming celebration.

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