Embracing the vibrant spirit of cultural celebration, the heart of Seattle’s Chinatown-International District (CID has been transformed into a dazzling spectacle of color and light. Since Feb. 8, the streets have been aglow with the radiant hues of countless lanterns and lights, casting a mesmerizing glow upon the neighborhood below.
Supported by funding from Chinatown-International District Business Improvement Area, and a coalition of local businesses, the lights illuminate and activate Hing Hay Park, increasing safety and creating a unique cultural experience for residents, workers, and visitors.
On Feb. 15, Harrell will join community leaders and business owners in the CID to celebrate the installation of new canopy and café lighting fixtures.
“Hing Hay Park is a treasured gathering space that brings people across generations together to experience the history, culture, and beauty of our Chinatown-International District,” said Harrell. “I look forward to the many Lunar New Year celebrations and other community events at Hing Hay Park that will be illuminated by this new canopy of lights.”