Lunar New Year Celebration at MFA
Ring in the Year of the Dog with a visit to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to celebrate Lunar New Year on Saturday, Feb 10! Explore Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese traditions while enjoying a variety of music and dance performances throughout the Museumâ€”including lion dances performed by the Gund Kwok Asian Women Lion and Dragon Dance Troupe and Wah Lum Kung Fu and Tai Chi Academy. The New Jerseyâ€“based Korean Traditional Arts Academy also performs.
Participate in an interactive demonstration of Saebae, a Korean New Yearâ€™s ceremony; go on a tour or talk highlighting works in the Art of Asia galleries, offered in English, American Sign Language, and Mandarin; watch demonstrations of Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese martial arts; and embark on a scavenger hunt in the galleries or drop in on hands-on family art-making activities to create your own masterpieces to take home.