Monday, February 19, 2018
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Experience the vibrant traditions of Chinese New Year at BADM! On Monday, February 19, BADM is celebrating the magic of the year of the dog with a full schedule of programming and performances. The day includes lion dancers, a Kung Fu demonstration, a chance to watch master calligraphers at work, lantern making in BADM’s Fab Lab and much more! This event is sponsored by Matthews Asia and presented in partnership with Marin Chinese Cultural Association.Museum Tickets* Free for Members
*Chinese New Year Celebration is included in price of admission. Buy tickets online and save time upon entrance! Online ticket holders are admitted at the Member Entry Line.
Chinese New Year Celebration Events & Activities
- Marin Chinese Cultural Association Lion Dance Team performance
- Make your own sweet wonton and purchase Chinese food for sale
- Calligraphy demonstrations with take-home keepsakes
- Chinese Games and Activities
- 10,000 Victories Kung Fu School martial arts demonstration
- Chinese Dance School & Theatre performance
- Lion Dance Costume Petting Zoo
- Asian Art Museum Storyteller
- Chinese Dance Theater Meet and Greet
- Chinese Music Lessons with Cheung Wa Mandy
- Lantern Making in BADM’s Fab Lab
- DIY Calligraphy in the Art Studios: Use authentic tools as you practice the ancient Chinese art form of calligraphy.
- Zodiac Puppets in the Art Studios: Create your own Zodiac puppets and put on a show in our puppet theatre.
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