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Family Day: Virtual Lunar New Year 2021!

Sat Feb 6, 2021
Various times
All ages
FREE

Celebrate the Year of the Ox! NYC's Asia Society rings in the new year with performances and traditional craft activities inspired by Lunar New Year traditions across Asia. This year, it all happens virtually.

Log in for a day of performances and arts and crafts inspired by Lunar New Year traditions across Asia.

1pm-3pm Eastern
12pm-2pm Central
10am-12pm Pacific

Schedule of Events (Eastern time):

1pm - Chinese Theatre Works Presents Chinese Zodiac Puppet Show
Chinese Theatre Works presents a new work for the New Year, specifically created for virtual audiences. The colorful show immerses viewers into a world of the magical animals and creatures of the Chinese Zodiac. Hand puppet templates are available for advance downloading.

1:45pm Elena Moon Park and Friends Musical Performance
Elena Moon Park invites several friends to join in a celebration of the Lunar New Year, featuring lively music videos, singalongs, instrument show-and-tells and more. Sing and dance along to Korean New Year’s songs, fun and silly songs about animals, and beautiful lullabies. Special activities related to the performance can be downloaded in advance.

2:30pm Bo Law Kung Fu Dragon Dance and Kung Fu Demonstration
A special virtual presentation of the annual Lunar New Year celebration, the Dragon Dance and Kung Fu demonstration by Bo Law Kung Fu. Ring in the Year of the Ox with this annual tradition!

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