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Lunar New Year Festival: Year of the Rabbit

Lunar New Year Festival- Year of the Rat

Jan 21 @ 11:00 am5:00 pm

Metropolitan Museum Of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street
New York, NY

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Free with museum admission

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

May art bring you good fortune! Mark the Year of the Rabbit, one of the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac, with performances, interactive gallery activities, and artist-led workshops for all ages.

Full schedule hasn’t been announced yet; past years included a Lunar New Year Parade with the Chinese Center on Long Island Lion Troupe, Sesame Street Puppeteers, drum and dance performances, a collaborative communal paper feast, movable dragon toy making, Wu-Wo Tea Ceremony & Bubble Tea Gatherings, Hand-Pulled Noodle Demonstration, mett-and greet with live rats, bilingual storytime and more.

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Free. Registration required.

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