Sunday, January 11, 2009

Chinese New Year Events


Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Chinese Lantern Festival Family Day
Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009 11–5


Welcome the Year of the Ox with a fabulous celebration! See lion dances and other festive performances of the New Year. Make a paper lantern and join a parade of lanterns. Create a traditional good-luck envelope to give to a friend. Plus, enjoy pipa music by renowned musician Gao Hong and explore the MIA’s fabulous collection of Chinese art. Free and open to the public.

Great River Tai Chi will be appearing as part of the Family Day celebrations! See you there!
See the schedule at the museum's website.