Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville (CAAN)

Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville

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Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville is established to promote the awareness, understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of the Chinese visual arts and performing arts.

What we do

-Creative dances that fuse East and West arts
-Traditional Chinese dances include Chinese dances, dragon, lion dance and drumming
-Chinese arts & cultural educational program (calligraphy, crafts, language tutoring, Taiji)
-World Taiji & Qigong Day
-Food events: Chinese New Year Banquet, Celebrate Moon Festival with Dim Sum, and monthly Chinese Dining Adventure


CAAN accepts booking of our dance presentations, Chinese lion dance & drumming, dragon dance performances, seminars, workshops, and visual arts exhibit.


Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville (CAAN) was chartered in December 2002, and was officially recognized as 501 (C) 3 arts organization in 2003.

How to support CAAN

Support CAAN by
Coming to our events, Donations (click on DONATE button on the right), In-Kind donations, Becoming a supporting member (see membership form under ABOUT CAAN), Volunteering, like our Facebook, and follow CAAN on Twitter (ChineseArtsNash)

Nashville Dragon Dance Team, CAAN Lion dance and drumming program

Our Dragon Dance and Lion Dance/Drumming Team will perform at many venues for our community. See CAAN’s events updates at our website, face book and follow our twitter.
See you there!

Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville > upcoming events

arts * Authentic Chinese food * Chef Table * Chinese arts * Dining Adventure

Click here to purchase Advanced Tickets!  

Advanced Ticket purcahse is required by Friday, July 8th!  


Mon, 07/11/2016 - 18:30
Moon Festival is around the corner. Chinese Arts Alliance is hosting "Moon Festival Celebration - DimSum touches hearts" on September 18, Sunday, There will be 15 dimsum dishes to try, a Moon Festival Riddle game to play, and many friends to see--Let's celebrate. Stay tuned with CAAN's website at This is a ticketing event and it is open to the public!

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