Chinese New Year Celebration, Year of the Rooster | China Institute

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by Guantao Xu on February 4th, 2017   659 views

When and Where

  • 04/02/2017
    1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

  • Downtown Office
    100 Washington Street (entrance at 40 Rector Street, 2nd Floor) New York, NY 10006 United States
    New York
    United States
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Chinese New Year Celebration, Year of the Rooster | China Institute

Event Details

Family workshop, party and performance.

Date & Time: Saturday, February 4, 2017
Family Workshops: 1:00–3:30PM; Party & Performance: 4:00–7:00PM

Family Workshop Tickets*:
Members: Adult $15, Children $5; Non-Members: Adult $20, Children $5; Patron Members FREE
*Price includes entry to one workshop and the concert

Concert Tickets:
Members $10; Non-Members $20; Patron Members FREE

Location: 40 Rector Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10006

Kick off the Year of the Rooster with China Institute’s signature New Year Celebration. In the afternoon, we open our doors to families for New Year-themed workshops and activities including dumpling making, storytelling, and lantern-making. In the evening, adults and families alike are welcome to a party featuring a lion dance, food, and live music.

Event Schedule*

1:15 – 2:15PM: Workshop Session 1
Dumpling Making Workshop 1 – Register Now!

Paper Lantern Workshop 1 – Register Now!

Interactive Storytelling 1: Chinese New Year – Register Now!

2:30 – 3:30PM: Workshop Session 2
Dumpling Making Workshop 2 – Register Now!

Paper Lantern Workshop 2 – Register Now!

Interactive Storytelling 2: Chinese New Year – Register Now!

3:30 – 4:00PM: Children’s Dance Demonstration (2nd Floor)

4:00 – 7:00PM: Concert and Party (100 Washington Street) – Register Now!
Lion Dance
Traditional Chinese New Year Foods
Music Performance

*Tickets are required for all events

For questions or to register by phone, please contact Aaron Nicholson at 212-744-8181 ext. 138 or by email at

This program is supported by Hanban


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