3rd Annual Lunar New Year Festival
Pasadena , CA 91101
For the third year in a row, Pacific Asia Museum invites the community to a pan-Asian celebration of Lunar New Year, a holiday celebrated by many cultures across Asia and the Pacific Islands.
Parking Lot Tent:
Watch multicultural performances on stage, grab a snack at food trucks Mighty Boba, India Jones, Mandoline Grill and Paradise Cookies, and interact with our visiting artists from Jiangsu, China. These artists will demonstrate a variety of traditional art forms from China, including paper cutting, lantern making, sugar art, cloth art, Chinese knotting, and Suzhou silk art.
11:00 a.m. Lion Dance by San Gabriel Valley Chinese Culture Association
11:30 a.m. Taiko Center of Los Angeles
12:00 p.m. Dance performance by Little Red Flowers Troupe
12:40 p.m. Lion Dance by San Gabriel Valley Chinese Culture Association
1:00 p.m. Taekwondo by Xplore TKD Demo Team
1:30 p.m. Sumo Wrestling by USA Sumo
2:30 p.m. Kim Eung Hwa Korean Dance Company
3:00 p.m. Chinese Acrobatics by Jason Jiang
3:30 p.m. Dance performance by Little Red Flowers Troupe
Inside the museum:
Ongoing Crafts (courtyard) and Chinese flower arrangements (auditorium)
12:30 p.m. Flower arranging demonstration with Rosa Zee (auditorium)
1:00 p.m. Docent tour of the museum (meet at the front desk)
2:15 p.m. Chinese songs by Field Elementary Mandarin Immersion Program
3:00 p.m. Flower arranging demonstration with Rosa Zee (auditorium)
And make sure you explore our current exhibitions in the galleries!
Made possible in part by Jiangsu Province and the Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China, the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Los Angeles, Beauty Media Inc. and ICN TV Network. Special thanks to our sponsor Wells Fargo and media sponsor KPCC.