Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Chinese New Year

We have sold out of tickets for our 
New Year Gala.  
Thanks for your support!

My Dearest OCA Friends,

Happy New Year and yes, we are going to celebrate the Year of Dog this year on 2/10/2018 at King's Land Restaurant from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  The Chinese New Year will be on 2/16/2018 and OCA will host OCA Chinese New Year Gala + Cultural Fair on 2/10/2018.  

I promise you this is a very unique and fun-filled family event that everyone will enjoy wholeheartedly.  We are anticipating full house again and so please hurry up and get your tickets as early as possible.  It is on first come first serve basis! 
  •  We will kick off the event with: Cultural Fair 4:30 – 6:15 p.m.
    • For Your Eyes Only Chinese New Year Decorations with beautiful backdrop for our professional photographer and you to take photographs of you and your family/friends
    • Traditional Chinese Costumes (from Tang Dynasty, Han Dynasty, to Ching Dynasty) Photo Booth so you and your family can experience China thousands years ago  
    • Photograph with our One-of-a-Kind Money God to Get Lucky 
    • Play Carnival Games and Win Fabulous Prizes for everyone (No Age Limit) 
    • Visit Chinese Calligraphy Station and take the Lucky New Year Couplets home
    • Enjoy Chinese Tea and Dumplings Station 
    • Come Enjoy Cotton Candy, Popcorn, and Lollipop Station 
  • The next program is our Exquisite Chinese New Year Gala 6:15 – 8:30 p.m. 
    • 10 Course Banquet with King’s Land Twin Lobsters, Peking Duck, Golden Fried Chicken, etc 
    • Silent Auction with Prizes that Everyone Loves 
    • Entertainment:  Tai Chi Show, Chinese Dance and Songs, Yoyo Show, Lion Dance  
    • Traditional Cultural Costume Contest with a chance to win a very special prize 
    • Group Games and Prizes for the winning tables 
    • Money God Giving out Lucky Gold Nuggets
 On behalf of OCA, I would like to cordially to invite you, your family, and your friends to come join us to celebrate the Year of Dog on 2/10/2018.  Please hurry and get your tickets so I can personally greet you and welcome you to our very special and warm Chinese New Year Gala + Cultural Fair!  Looking forward to seeing you.  

Best Wishes.
Margaret S. Choi
President of OCA Colorado

RSVP by February 4, 2018
$25 Individual ~ $250 Table Sponsor (10 Seats) ~ $600 Corporate Sponsor (10 Seats)

Johnny Poon 720.856.6981
Benny Cheng 303.888.0777
Benjamin Cheang 303.898.6868

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

2017 Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

Thanks for helping make our 
Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Dinner a huge success! 
We look forward to you and your family joining us next year!

Click on the link below to see pictures from the banquet.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Dinner

We have sold out of tickets to our Mid-Autumn Festival Banquet! Thanks for your support!
Please note that we have begun a wait list.

My Dear OCA Members and my Dear Friends:

A beautiful evening (10/7/2017 at 5 p.m.), inside the elegant KING's LAND Restaurant:

OCA President and Board Members have prepared for you, family and friends a fabulous MID-AUTUMN (MOON) FESTIVAL BANQUET and you are cordially invited to celebrate with us.  The theme of Mid-Autumn (Moon) Festival is promotion of family reunion and togetherness. This year, our OCA Mid-Autumn (Moon) Festival Banquet is a fun-filled family event with the following programs:  10 Course Meal (including twin lobsters, peking duck, and golden fried mandarin chicken etc), Cultural Village with amazing Cultural booths so you can learn different Chinese culture, Silent Auction so you can get good stuff at the price you want and feel good about it, Entertainment (Kung Fu, Amazing Yoyo show, festival songs and music), and Fun family games with prizes.  For your eyes only, we also set up a magnificent and romantic Chinese Lantern District (good family photo taking opportunity)!!!!  We, OCA, hope we can bring Family Unity and Happiness to all our guests.
OCA is a non-profit volunteer driven organization with its mission to promote the social, political, and economic well being of Asian Pacific Islander Americans.  Through this Golden Banquet of Mid-Autumn (Moon) Festival, we understand the importance of family reunion and togetherness and appreciate thousands of years of Chinese culture and traditions.  

Please don't forget OCA and YOU have a Mid-Autumn Festival date at King's Land on 10/7/2017 at 5 p.m.!!!!!  (Please see OCA Mid Autumn Banquet) 



在一個美麗的晚上 (10/7/2017 五点正)  於华麗的帝苑大酒家內:
 OCA科州华美亞太協会會长与董事为你,家人,朋友特別製作了一個溫馨更充滿中国文化色彩之:花好月圓金色中秋宴會。務求可以与每一位來賓熱烈去慶祝中秋佳節人月兩團圓。希望大家踴躍參加這個富有文化色彩和帶有家庭溫馨的晚宴!我們更希望每位嘉賓都會抱著興奮的心情來与我們庆節和享受著連接緊扣的精彩節目。當晚除了有美味佳餚,更有充滿家鄉风味的文化村讓各來賓在每個文化攤位有回到家鄉的溫暖感受。又有無聲拍賣有非常珍貴的物品供各來賓做善事又得到心头好。當然又有令人拍案叫絕的精彩中国功夫表演和庆節歌唱音樂表演。更有不能缺少老幼咸宜的好玩遊戲派禮物節目。希望當晚可以做到:星月双輝照科州 花好月圓庆團圓

OCA President,
Margaret S. Choi

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Wellness Picnic/Fair

We had a very success Summer Picnic and Wellness Fair. More than 300 guests joined us for a sunny day filled with food and health care tips! We greatly appreciate those that donated food and volunteered at our event.

Guangdong Shan Cake Home (Celestial Bakery)
Andy's Kitchen
John Holly
Purple Ginger
Treasures (China Jade)
Alex Diep (delicious Vietnamese food)
Tang (Wendy)
Zheng Weiwen (Benjamin)
Cai Jinna (Tina)
Xu Yun, Chen
Wang Guifang
Jesus Zubia (Mexican food)
Josephine Siregar (Indonesian food)
Jimmy Lam and Margaret Ho

Dallas Cox
Zhang Lei
Gao Shanwen, (Chinese Medicine and acupuncture)
Li Xianxian (Manicure Division)
Shunchun (Amy)
Chen Zhang (massage division)
Chen Yumei and Gao (dentist)
Ching Chunhua (cosmetic skin care experts)
Shaolin Kungfu Academy master
Tai Chi and square dance Yu Yuling Master
Professor Kung Fu

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

OCA Summer Picnic and Wellness Fair

OCA Most Sincere Invitation to you and your family to OCA Summer Picnic and Wellness Fair
Our slogan for OCA Summer Picnic and Wellness Fair is "Eat Happy and Live Healthy!"  Therefore, besides serving wonderful delicious international food (by the way one of our members will bring a home made stove and make fresh beef/been tortilla for us!!), we will have Tai Chi master and Shaolin Kung Fu master teach us how to keep healthy and defend ourselves.  We will also have massage therapists, manicure specialist, acupuncturists, Chinese medicine doctors and dentists who will offer free services/advice.  We will set up tents, tables, home made stove, and provide food and drinks and of course we will have our very knowledgeable and skilled Wellness experts to help us to live a long and healthy life.  All you have to do is to bring some lawn chairs and towels if you want to swim.  Since Cherry Creek State Park charges $9 per car, you may want to consider parking your cars in the parking lot of Furniture Row (Quincy and Parker) and carpool with your family, relatives and friends.  You can enter the park from Parker & Lehigh.  Once you pass the ticket booth, you will see the sign directing you to different locations, please look for the direction to Beach and Swim and then follow the sign to Beach and Swim area, turn left onto Beach and Swim area and you can park your car in the parking lot.  You will see our OCA sign.   I promise you a very fun-filled day with lots of food and wellness activities to make you feel happy and healthy.  This is a excellent opportunity for you to do fun stuff with your family and enjoy this wonderful summer day with your loved ones.
I look forward to seeing you all on 8/13/2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Cherry Creek State Park (Parker & Lehigh entrance and follow the sign to Beach/Swim area). 
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.

Best Wishes.
Margaret S. Choi
President of OCA Colorado 


                                                                      OCA 科州美恊會 現闔府統請813OCA夏日野餐与保健活動

大家的對OCA科州美協會的關与支持愛護, OCA813你精心泡制度身訂做了OCA夏日野餐与保健活動. 到時除了有豐富食品飲料招呼來賓外,更請了太極師傅, 35代少林功夫師傅 教我們太極广場舞功夫自衛等。還有多位按摩師和指甲師為你提供免費服務和寶意見。更請來多位中医師,針灸醫師和牙醫為我們解答疑雜症及提供保健意見。OCA科州美協會希望大家食得開心 活得健康生命充滿活力与精彩

OCA科州美協會之夏日野餐与保健活動將於今年813日由早上十時到下午二時將在CHERRY CREEK STATE PARK swim and beach (游泳与海灘地区隆重登場現在此誠心邀請大家踴躍參加- 闔府統請 來与我們OCA科州美協會會長与各位董事共進午餐与享受保健活動。人生苦短最重要是活得開心与健康 今次是一家人老老少少大大小小可以參加這個老少咸宜的有益又好玩的家庭活動活千萬不要錯過啊所謂偷得浮生半日閒希望813日在CHERRY CREEK STATE PARK 你和家人朋友可以大駕光臨來我們OCA次舉辦的美而多姿多采的 夏日野餐与保健活動。


由於Cherry Creek State Park(櫻桃溪州公園)每部車收九元, 你可以考慮把車子泊在Parker Quincy Furniture Row 停車場与你的朋友家人坐一部車入公園

Monday, May 8, 2017

Call for Dragon Boat Paddlers

Race information:
The Dragon Flies are in the Flag-Catching (FC) Division. Each team must have a minimum of eight (8) male and eight (8) female paddlers, plus two (2) other paddlers of your choosing. You must also have a drummer and flag catcher. A steersman for all races will be provided by Colorado Dragon Boat Festival. All races will be 250 meters long.


We are looking for OCA Colorado members to paddle

 on our dragon boat team.  

This is an amazing opportunity to be a part of one of 

the best festivals in Colorado!

  • Our Team: OCA - DragonFlies
  • Festival Date: July 29 and 30, 2017 (Saturday and Sunday) at Sloan's Lake
    • Our Flag Catching team will only have races on Saturday, July 29th.
  • Race Team Fee: $20/person. This includes a t-shirt, three mandatory practices and dragon boat racing on the first day of the festival (Saturday)
  • Training:
    • There will be three mandatory practices held at Aurora Reservoir:
      • Saturday, June 24th, 8:30-10:00 am
      • Saturday, July 15th, 8:30-10:00 am
      • Sunday, July 23rd, 10:15-11:45 am
  • Your commitment: You Must attend all three practices; and you Must be prepared to be at the Dragon Boat Festival for the whole day on Saturday, July 29th
  • Finally, you must be an OCA Colorado Member.  Not a member?  Now is the perfect time to join!
If you are interested and/or have any questions, please contact Johnny Poon (Team Captain) at