Chinese New Year Festival
Monday, February 15 (President's Day)
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Free with Museum admission
Gung hay fat choy! Welcome to the Year of the Monkey! Witness spectacular lion dancers, observe professional calligraphers, sample delicious Chinese food and more all made possible through our partnership with Marin Chinese Cultural Association. Be sure to stop by our exhibition Children’s China and discover even more timeless traditions.
Schedule of Events
10 - 10:45 a.m: Marin Chinese Cultural Association Lion Dance Team, Festival Plaza
10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m: Calligraphy demonstration, Idea Spot
10:30 a.m: Chinese food* sale opens, Playhouse
2 - 2:30 p.m: Marin Chinese Cultural Association Lion Dance Team, Festival Plaza
*Chinese food for sale includes: fried rice, chow mein, skewered chicken with salad, dim sum (lotus wraps, egg rolls, baked pork buns, vegetarian steamed bun), mochi, egg tarts, sesame seed balls, juice boxes, soft drinks, hot tea and coffee.