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Chinese New Year Festival

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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One event on February 2, 2020 at 10:00 am

Free to attend

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at The Huntington as the Year of the Rat begins. The two-day (Feb. 1–2) festival includes lion dancers, mask-changing performances, martial arts, Chinese music and dance, painting and calligraphy demonstrations, children’s activities, and more.


Event Schedule


Saturday

  • Martial Arts |  10:30am, 2:30pm
  • Lion Dancers  | 12:30pm, 3:30pm
  • Mask-Changer (Bian Lian) | 11–11:30am, 1–1:30pm, 3–3:30pm
  • Chinese Traditional and Contemporary Dance | 11–11:30am, 1–1:30pm
  • Wushu Tai Chi, incl. Sword, Spear, & Fan with Taiko Drums | 11am, 1pm, 3pm
  • Music | 11am–1pm, 2–4pm
  • Brush-Painting  | 10am–12pm, 2–4pm
  • Penjing and Viewing Stone Display | 10am–5pm
  • Chinese Floral Arts Demonstrations | 11–11:30am, 1–1:30pm, 3–3:30pm
  • Arts and Crafts Activities | 10am–4pm
  • Display of LEGO® Model of the Chinese Garden |  10am–5pm
  • Calligraphy Demonstrations with Mr. Q. Tang | 10am–4pm
  • Huntington Store Book Signings | 12–4pm
  • Chinese New Year Festival Photo Experience | 12–4:30pm

Sunday

  • Martial Arts | 10:30am, 2:30pm
  • Lion Dancers  | 12:30pm, 3:30pm
  • Mask-Changer (Bian Lian) | 11–11:30am, 1–1:30pm, 3–3:30pm
  • Chinese Traditional and Contemporary Dance | 11am, 1pm
  • Wushu Tai Chi, incl. Sword, Spear, & Fan with Taiko Drums  | 11am, 1pm, 3pm
  • Music | 11am–1pm, 2–4pm
  • Brush-Painting  | 10am–12pm, 2–4pm
  • Penjing and Viewing Stone Display | 10am–5pm
  • Chinese Floral Arts Demonstrations | 11–11:30am, 1–1:30pm, 3–3:30pm
  • Arts and Crafts Activities | 10am–4pm
  • Display of LEGO® Model of the Chinese Garden |  10am–5pm
  • Calligraphy Demonstrations with Mr. Q. Tang | 10am–4pm
  • Chinese New Year Festival Photo Experience | 12–4:30pm

Chinese New Year Dining Specials

  • Red Car | 8am–5:30pm
  • Barth Entry Grove | 11am–3pm
  • 1919 (café) | 10:30am–5pm
  • The Bar in 1919 | 10:30am-5pm
  • Library Lawn | 11am-4pm
  • Boone Gallery Circle | 10am-4pm

Note: The above is an abbreviated schedule. For a more detailed schedule, visit the event website.

 

Details

Date:
February 2
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free to attend
Event Categories:
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Website:
www.huntington.org/chinese-new-year-festival

Organizer

Huntington Library
Phone:
(626) 405-2100
Website:
www.huntington.org

Venue

The Huntington
1151 Oxford Rd
San Marino, California 91108
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Phone:
(626) 405-2100
Website:
www.huntington.org