Needles, CA: Come to the National Day of the Republic of China 10-10 Ceremony 2018 today.
The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles, California confirms to ZachNews that the National Day of the Republic of China 10-10 Ceremony 2018 will be held at 10:10am PT on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 (10-10) in front of the 2 flag poles near the Needles Courthouse, located at 1111 Bailey Avenue, 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.
According to the City of Needles, the National Day of the Republic of China ceremony has been on going in our community for years and commemorates the start of the Wuchang Uprising of Tuesday, October 10th, 1911.
The public is invited to this 10-10 Ceremony recognizing the founding of the Republic of China and should arrive early as seating fills up fast.
After the 10-10 Ceremony, there will be a post ceremony luncheon at a local restaurant 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.
The Needles Chamber of Commerce’s Awards and Dinner 2018 will be broadcast live at ZachNews on Facebook.
** Pictures from the Event in 2017 from ZachNews: **