On Tuesday, September 8, pride will light up the face of every Ethiopian and Ethiopian American who comes to celebrate the fifth annual Ethiopian flag raising ceremony in San Jose. The event will begin at 12:00 noon at the San Jose City Hall.
The event aims not only celebrating Ethiopian new year it also to stir the patriotism within the hearts of Ethiopians, so they may never forget their roots, even when they are far away from their motherland Please join the San Jose City Mayor, Vice Mayor, City Council members at the unprecedented flag raising ceremony where the Ethiopia flag will fly over the new San Jose City Hall.
This special civic ceremony is an excellent exercise of patriotism and keeps tradition and respect for the homeland alive in the soul of every Ethiopian. So invite friends and family, dress in the green yellow and red of Ethiopia and come celebrate with us!
San Jose is the first city in the entire United States of America officially hosting the Ethiopian flag.
When: Tuesday Sep. 8th 2009
Time: 12:00 (Noon)
Place: 200 E Santa Clara Street Next to front water feature by the poles.
We look forward to seeing you at the event!
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