Lan Su Chinese Garden is offering a new Chinese culinary tour, Cuisines of China. The tour features talks and samples 14 local Chinese restaurants, chefs and Chinese food experts. Topics include the history and art of dumplings, Lanzhou-style noodle pulling, dim sum, marbled tea eggs and the history of Szechuan cuisine. The tour will be offered every Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at noon, June 1 through 30.
Lan Su Chinese Garden is now selling tickets for its Tuesdays by Twilight summer concert series. Performances this year include Portland Cello Project with Patti King, jazz musician Sara Gazarek and local Portland favorites 3 Leg Torso, The Midnight Seranaders and the Delines. Concerts will occur on five consecutive Tuesday evenings from July 8 through August 5 at 7:30 p.m.