Chinese New Year Celebration
Saturday, February 8 / Noon - 7 pm / FREE
Celebrate the lunar new year with dragon and lion dances, musical performances, art-making activities, tours of the Chinese Collection, and more. This year’s program features a lecture on Chinese art by Christina Yu Yu, Matsutaro Shoriki Chair, Art of Asia, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, a performance by Chinese flutist Chen Tao, and fireworks to conclude the program at sundown.
The Restaurant at the Norton will be preparing and selling Chinese Dumplings on the South Garden Colonnade and offering Chinese appetizers in the Museum Restaurant, open until 5pm.
This program was made possible by the generosity of John and Heidi Niblack.