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Third annual Chinese Lunar New Year celebration to ring Year of Rooster 2017 at Freer and Sackler Galleries


Jan 25, 2017

SOURCE: Freer and Sackler Galleries

WHAT: Chinese New Year Celebration

WHEN: Sunday, February 5, 2017, 11 am – 5 pm

WHERE: Freer Gallery Of Art, 1050 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20560

Ring in the Year of the Rooster with art! Our third annual Chinese New Year celebration features free attractions for all ages highlighting contemporary performers and artists from Beijing, including:

• Beijing Opera performed by students from the Beijing Opera Art’s College
• Chinese acrobatic performances
• Calligraphy demonstrations
• Paper cutting
• Sugar painting and dough figurines
• Chinese New Year card crafts
• Year of the Rooster mask making
• Photo booth fun
Chinese food is available for purchase.

Co-sponsor Cosponsored by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China
Venue Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, S. Dillon Ripley Center
Event Location Sackler and Ripley Center
Cost Free.


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