Needles, CA: Republic of China’s National Day 10-10 Ceremony 2016 on Monday.
The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles, California confirms to ZachNews that the Republic of China’s National Day 10-10 Ceremony will be held at 10:00am PT on Monday, October 10th, 2016 (10-10) in front of the 2 flag poles near the Needles City Council Chambers located near the intersection of Bailey Avenue and J Street in Needles, California.
The 10-10 ceremony, also known locally as the “10-10 Event” or “10-10 Ceremony”, celebrates the founding of the Republic of China (Taiwan) or Taiwan’s Independence Day founded on Monday, January 1st, 1912.
The 10-10 ceremony will have a flag raising ceremony, music, and speakers from representatives from the City of Needles and the County of San Bernardino as well as dignitaries and invited guest from the Republic of China Veterans Associations in Los Angeles, California, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles, California, and the Republic of China’s Air Force and Color Guard.
Students from the Needles High School Band kick start and welcome everybody to the celebrations.
The annual 10-10 ceremony ends with dignitary banquet and a post ceremony luncheon at a local restaurants in Needles, California.
This year’s local restaurant has been confirmed to be at the Panda Garden restaurant, located at 2302 Needles Highway, in Needles, California.
Employees at the Panda Garden restaurant tell ZachNews that they are excited to be hosting the luncheon event enjoy everybody coming to our restaurant and community.
According to the City of Needles, the National Day of the Republic of China ceremony has been on going in our community for over years and commemorates the Wuch’ang Uprising of 1911.
Over 100 people each year attend this event which was organized in 1973 by Bruce Weekley and Wing Yee.
As a result of the uprising the Ch’ing Dynasty was replaced; the Republic of China was founded on Monday, January 1st, 1912.
During the long-running Chinese Civil War which began in 1927, the nationalist government of the Republic of China relocated to the island of Taiwan in 1949 while the communist government of the People’s Republic of China assumed control of the mainland.
The public is invited to this 10-10 Ceremony recognizing the founding of the Republic of China.
If plan to attend, the public is asked to arrive early as seating fills up fast.
ZachNews will have news coverage of the Republic of China’s National Day 10-10 Ceremony 2016 and later have pictures and videos posted.
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