Ring in the Year of the Horse with New York Chinese Cultural Center–hosted celebrations at four city museums: the Bronx Museum of the Arts (Sat 25), the Queens Museum (Sun 26), the Met (Feb 8) and Snug Harbor Cultural Center (Feb 9, festival admission $10). Among each day’s festivities are traditional performances including red ribbon, sword, double fan and lion dances, plus craft workshops in which families can try paper-cutting, calligraphy and dough-figurine making.
New York Chinese Cultural Center's Lunar New Year Celebration
|Venue name:||The Metropolitan Museum of Art||Contact:|
1000 Fifth Ave
|Cross street:||at 82nd St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm; Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.|
|Transport:||Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 86th St|
|Price:||Free with museum admission; Snug Harbor $10|