In the street just outside the institute, performers wield elaborate costumes and masks in a traditional lion dance to welcome the Year of the Rabbit. Indoors, children ages 3 to 12 can participate in dumpling and mask-making workshops for a hefty fee ($90 per child-adult pair). All ages.
Chinese New Year's Celebration at China Institute
|Venue name:||China Institute||Contact:|
125 E 65th St
|Cross street:||between Park and Lexington Aves|
|Opening hours:||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun, 10am–5pm; Tue, Thu, 10am–8pm|
|Transport:||Subway: F to Lexington Ave–63rd St, 6 to 68th St–Hunter College|