Pop by the Museum of Fine Arts on Thursday evening, February 15 to ring in the Year of the Dragon. Celebrate the Lunar New Year by enjoying a plethora of activities including art, painting, dance, a performance of traditional kung fu a majestic dragon dance, and plenty of surprises. Enjoy $5 minimum, pay-what-you-wish general admission to MFA Boston during the MFA’s Lunar New Year celebration (available in person day of, starting at 5 pm).
This year’s Lunar New Year begins on Saturday, February 10 but there are plenty of ways to celebrate The Year of the Dragon in Boston before, during, and after its official launch. Boston joins cities around the country in hosting colorful festivities including parades, performances, feasts, and festivals. February is a busy month in Boston with Super Bowl watch parties and Valentines (and Galentines) events, but the Lunar New Year offers a plethora of aways to celebrate the Year of Dragon. In celebration of the luckiest sign of the zodiac we curated a few ways to celebrate the Chinese New Year in Boston.