Family Day: Virtual Lunar New Year 2021
Family Day: Virtual Lunar New Year 2021
Celebrate the Year of the Ox! Asia Society rings in the New Year with virtual performances and traditional craft activities inspired by Lunar New Year traditions across Asia.
Asia Society online
February 06, 2021 | 1:00 pm
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Event details

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Watch live on Asia Society's YouTube channel or Facebook page. No registration required.

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Asia Society
New York, NY

About This Event

Schedule of Events:

1:00 PM Chinese Theatre Works Presents Chinese Zodiac Puppet Show

Chinese Theatre Works presents a new work for the New Year, specifically created for virtual audiences. The colorful show immerses viewers into a world of the magical animals and creatures of the Chinese Zodiac. Join along in the fun by downloading the hand puppet templates!

Tiger Hand Puppet Template
Rooster Hand Puppet Template
Pig Hand Puppet Template
Fox Hand Puppet Template
Empress Hand Puppet Template
1:45 PM Elena Moon Park and Friends Musical Performance

Elena Moon Park invites several friends to join in a celebration of the Lunar New Year, featuring lively music videos, singalongs, instrument show-and-tells and more. Come sing and dance along to Korean New Year’s songs, fun and silly songs about animals, and beautiful lullabies. Join along by downloading special activities related to the performance!

Ito Maki Coloring Sheet
Let It Come and Let It Go Coloring Sheet
Calligraphy Activity
How to Make a Flower Hat Activity 

2:30 PM Bo Law Kung Fu Dragon Dance and Kung Fu Demonstration

A special virtual presentation of the annual Lunar New Year celebration, the Dragon Dance and Kung Fu demonstration by Bo Law Kung Fu. Ring in the Year of the Ox with this annual tradition!

Image: Courtesy of Asia Society