5% of the Philippine population is made up of the Filipino-Chinese citizens. Their strong presence has allowed the Filipinos to adapt to some of the Chinese customs and traditions. The most sought-after Chinese celebration is the Chinese New Year which is observed depending on the Lunar Calendar. During this event, there are traditions that are practiced to usher in wealth, abundance and happiness.
For the past years, Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino has thrown one of the most awaited Chinese New Year celebrations. The grand welcoming of the new year is done with exciting merriments to bring luck and prosperity, which a lot of people look forward to.
This year, there will be two events to welcome the Year of the Monkey. On February 1,2016, Philippine Feng Shui Queen, Marites Allen, will be giving a luck and prosperty forecast at the hotel’s Chinese Restaurant, Tin Gow. A Yeesang Tossing ceremony will then follow to bring in wealth, abundance, good luck and prosperity.
On February 7,2016, a grand festivity will occur at the hotel’s lobby. Traditional practices like the dotting of the lion’s eyes, dragon dance and a grand fireworks display will take place.
Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino is one of the well-known landmarks in the City of Cebu and is the premier venue for events and conventions in the country. Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino is located at Salinas Drive, Lahug, Cebu City, Philippines.
For inquiries or reservations, please call (63-32) 232-6888 local 8607. Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino is located at Salinas Drive, Lahug
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