Lunar New Year
Join us as we mark the start of the Lunar Year of the Horse!
Come celebrate with the sights and sounds of this colorful holiday - when families of Asian descent enjoy family reunions - to bring health, wealth and happiness in the New Year.
Area youth and adult Chinese cultural organizations will share traditional Chinese folk dancing. Learn how to make dumplings as well as enjoy storytelling, traditional erhu music and the thrill of the lion dance!
- Lion Dance by the Richmond Chinese School (11:00 am and 2:30 pm)
- Traditional Chinese erhu music by Albert Yee (1:30 - 3:00 pm)
- Dumpling making by the Organization of Chinese Americans (12:00 - 1:00 pm)
- Storytelling by Pam Bomboy (1:00 pm and 2:30 pm)
- Folk dances by the Potpourri Dance Arts, Richmond Chinese Folkdance group, Pacific Arts Troupe, and Central VA Chinese School South (throughout the day)
Free with museum admission.