Tuesday, May 1, 2018 through Thursday, May 31, 2018
Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with Lan Su this May with exciting cultural performances and activities each weekend.
Lan Su hosts exciting cultural performances every Saturday and Sunday in May from local cultural organizations and dance troupes. Performances will include groups representing the cultures of India, Thailand, China, Indonesia, Hawaii/Pacific Islands, Japan, and more. Performances take place every Saturday and Sunday in May on the terrace at 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. Learn more & see the full schedule»
Share Lan Su in full spring bloom with Mom, Grandma and the other important women in your life this Mother's Day on Sunday, May 13. Wander the pathways, take in the fragrance of flowers and enjoy special Mother’s Day cultural performances. Also on Mother's Day, don't miss our special Mother's Day Chrysanthemum Sale! Learn more »
Lan Su celebrates Asian Heritage Month with three exciting special after-hour events. Choose individual tickets or purchase a series pass and enjoy all three performances. Performances include the Sichuan Vocational College of Art, Portland's Gay Men's Chorus, and a showcase of Korean Fan Dance, Japanese Taiko drumming alongside a Chinese Dragon procession! These performances take place after the garden's public hours and require an additional ticket. Choose individual tickets or purchase a series pass and enjoy all three performances.
Asian Heritage Month receives support from the Oregon Arts Commission, a state agency funded by the State of Oregon and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Additional support provided by the Jackson Foundation, James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation, Pacific Power Foundation, Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust, Robert D. and Marcia H. Randall Charitable Trust, Herbert A. Templeton Foundation, and US Bank Foundation.
Take a break for creativity and create a memento of your trip to Lan Su. Great for all ages!
In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, storytellers take us down memory lane by sharing their family stories and experiences.
Join Judy Lam Maxwell as she compares and contrasts a number of different pioneer Chinatowns in Canada and the U.S. and share stories of their challenges and evolution.
Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with cultural performances at 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday in May.
Join Takako Watanabe Elting and learn about the kimono, a traditional Japanese garment. She will also demonstrate how wear the kimono and tie the obi.
Lan Su Chinese Garden offers infinite paths to discovery, whether you are a visitor simply taking in the beauty of the garden for the first time or a member who comes back day after day to sip tea in the teahouse. One visit just isn’t enough to take in the depth and abundance of experiences. Lan Su is ever-changing—by the minute, by the hour, and with the seasons. Learn more and plan your visit today.
239 Northwest Everett Street, Portland, Oregon 97209
Call Us: 503.228.8131
Lan Su Chinese Garden
220 NW 2nd Avenue, Suite 1050, Portland, Oregon 97209
Members, donors and visitors help keep Lan Su healthy and growing. Lan Su is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and all donations and memberships are tax deductible. Lan Su’s Federal Tax ID number (EIN) is 93-0511171.