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Coming Events in Oriental and in and near Pamlico County

Chinese New Year Dragon Run Feb 9

Oriental celebrates the Chinese New Year with a Dragon Run on Saturday February 9. At 3p, The Chinese Dragon and team are bringing on the Year of the Pig. (We’ve been in the Year of the Dog.) The Dragon will makes its run on Hodges Street by the harbor.

There are also associated “New Years” events the same day. From 9-11a a cooking demonstration at the Oriental Farmers’ Market on Hodges. Restaurants (and a grocery store) are joining in too:
M&M’s will have General Tso’s Chicken with shrimp fried rice and an egg roll. At The Piglet Teriyaki Chicken with rice, Brantleys has Pot Stickers, and Toucan Grill serves up Pork Loin with Hoisan glaze & Bok choy.

Check out previous Chinese New Years in Oriental:

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