AAJA is pleased to be a Founding Community Supporter of the first ever Chinatown Restaurant Week happening March 9 -18, 2012.
We are excited to encourage members and food enthusiasts everywhere to celebrate Chinese food at great prices and discover new special restaurants in New York city. The special prix fixe multi-course dinner will be priced starting at $18.88 per person (tax and gratuity not included) for the week.
Here is the website: http://www.chinatownrestaurantweek.com/
More details below:
NYC Chinatown Mobilizes for Chinatown Restaurant Week March 9 – 18
- Ten Days of Spectacular Dining and Special Shopping Deals -
- 2012 Theme Announced: Come Home to Chinatown -
- Business, Community Groups, and Sponsors Invited to Learn More -
- Informational Briefing for Participants Set for Mon., Feb. 13 -
- Restaurant Week Participants to be Unveiled at Official Press Briefing, Fri., Mar. 2 -
New York, NY – February 10, 2012 – Get your chopsticks ready! New York City’s Chinatown will host its own Restaurant Week, from March 9 to18. Participating restaurants will offer a 10-day special prix fixe multi-course dinner at $18.88 per person (tax and gratuity not included). Participating shops and merchants will offer individual promotions and sales.
“Our Chinatown community, Founding Participants, and Founding Community Supporters are thrilled to invite everyone home with us for Chinatown Restaurant Week. We believe the Restaurant Week dining and shopping deals are so exceptional that people will want to come to Chinatown as often as possible during Restaurant Week and visit Chinatown again in the future,” said Chinatown Restaurant Week Executive Producer and Kaimen Company President Julie Huang.
Chinatown Restaurant Week Creative Director Bob Barnett said, “When it comes to food, we all speak Chinese. Chinatown Restaurant Week is perfect for first-timers and weekly regulars, for New Yorkers and tourists and everyone in the Tri-State region to come home to Chinatown with friends and family for the terrific food, shopping deals, and great times.”
Join us for the Information Briefing scheduled for Monday, February 13 at 2pm
The Asian American Restaurant Association* with special guests from the New York State Restaurant Association*, will host an information briefing in English and in Chinese at Lin Sing Association* located at 47-49 Mott Street, 2nd Floor, to answer questions about Chinatown Restaurant Week and to assist with registration. Current or prospective participants or community supporters are invited to attend. For those who cannot attend the briefing in person, they can dial (775) 996-3560, enter room number 669137 and press the # key to listen to the information session.
About Chinatown Restaurant Week
Presented for the first time by the award-winning public relations firm, Kaimen Company, Chinatown Restaurant Week is a community-based celebration of Chinese food, culture, and the local Chinatown community. To learn more about becoming a Chinatown Restaurant Week Participant, visit www.kaimenco.com/chinatown/business. To be considered as a Founding Community Supporter, visit www.kaimenco.com/chinatown/community. Learn about contests, special deals when you visit our blog, www.kaimenco.com/chinatown. Watch our videos on www.youtube.com/kaimenco. Follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/ChinatownRW. Like us on Facebook, www.facebook.com/chinatownrestaurantweek. For more information, visit our official website http://www.chinatownrestaurantweek.com.
*Founding Community Supporters (in formation): Asian American Bar Association of New York, Asian American Journalists Association – NY Chapter, Asian American Restaurants Association, Asian Women in Business, Asian Lion Dance League, Asians in New York, Association of Chinese American Physicians, Cheap Eats, Chinatown Partnership, Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association, Christina of Chinatown, Five Spice Alley, Lin Sing Association, Museum of Chinese in America, The Lo Down, National Association of Asian American Professionals – NY Chapter, New York Asian Professionals Meetup, New York State Restaurant Association, NYChinatown.com, and Organization of Chinese Americans – NY Chapter.
Founding Participants (in formation):Ahoy NY Tasting & Tours, Grand Bo Ky Restaurant, Häagen-Dazs (Chinatown), MyPRGenie (Official Marketing Platform), Nom Wah Tea Parlor, Red Egg, Reliance Star Payment Services, and You and Her Spa.
About Kaimen Company
Kaimen Company is an award-winning communications firm that helps its clients raise brand awareness, gain public appreciation, and manage good stakeholder relations. For more information, visit www.kaimenco.com. Kaimen Company is on Twitter and Facebook.
For media inquiries: Julie Huang (888) 989-8808 x703 firstname.lastname@example.org or Jeff Siegel (888) 989-8808 x701 email@example.com
For business participation: Lina Li (888) 989-8808 x708 firstname.lastname@example.org
For sponsorship opportunities: Mary Pan (888) 989-8808 x719 email@example.com