The Chinese New Year 2019 is celebrated on Tuesday, February 5th according to the Lunar Calendar. This year’s Spring Festival is the Year of the Pig. Help your kids celebrate the traditions that are part of China’s most important holiday with these kids’ activities around NYC.
Enjoy this FREE family-friendly performance presented by Arts Brookfield and the New York Chinese Cultural Center. A dynamic Lion Parade led by lion dancers, traditional Chinese dance and music, a martial arts demonstration, and theatrical players in full make-up and regalia! Saturday, February 9 from 2–3:15PM @Winter Garden at Brookfield Place
February 5 // Half day sessions // Chelsea. Your chefs will learn how to make delicious dumplings from scratch and create tasty sweet and savory treats, from Long Life Noodle Salad to Fortune Cookies.
February 5 // Half day or Full day sessions // Midtown West. A day of fashion design, sewing, styling and more on Tuesday Feb 5th for the Lunar New Year Public School Holiday.
Join us Saturday mornings for performances by magicians, musicians, storytellers and more that are perfect for a pint-sized audience! Kids can wiggle, dance and singalong with our dynamic children’s performers. FREE to attend. Food and beverage options available for purchase.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 12
10am Music with CC & Mallory
11am Juggling Performance by Jester Jim
SATURDAY, JANUARY 19
10am Music with Carl Banks
11am Magic with Cardone The Magician
SATURDAY, JANUARY 26
10am Music with Lloyd H. Miller
11am Puppet Show with Yellow Sneaker Puppets
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2
10am Music with Hopalong Andrew
11am Puppet Show with Paper Heart Puppets
Ring in the Lunar New Year with a family-friendly performance presented by Arts Brookfield in partnership with the New York Chinese Cultural Center. A dynamic Lion Parade led by lion dancers launches an afternoon filled with bursts of energy and color with traditional Chinese dance and music, a martial arts demonstration, and theatrical players in full traditional make-up and regalia!