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Lunar New Year Festival at Hudson River Museum

Lunar New Year Festival

  • Feb. 09, 2020, 12-5pm
  • Hudson River Museum
  • 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers
  • All Ages
  • $8; $5 seniors 62 and older, students, veterans; $4 ages 3-18; free for members and children younger than 3

Kick off the Year of the Rat with traditional Asian arts, crafts, and demonstrations! The afternoon begins with a Lion Dance and continues with a communal art workshop led by Teaching Artist-in-Residence Jia Sung. Members of the Evergreen Club from the Theodore Young Community Center in Greenburgh will demonstrate calligraphy and teach origami. Visitors of all ages can enjoy a Tai Chi workshop, and following a Chinese Folk Dance performance, the public will be invited to participate. A Chinese dulcimer concert by award-winning artist Ariane Kuo and live Balinese dance and Gamelan Gender Wayang music by Dharma Swara round out the afternoon's program.

About Hudson River Museum

511 Warburton Ave.

Yonkers, NY


  • Standard hours: Wednesday-Sunday, 12-5pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: No
  • Stroller check: Yes
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the unisex bathroom(s): No
  • Family bathroom: No

  • The Hudson River Museum is the largest cultural institution in Westchester County and a multidisciplinary complex that draws its identity from its site on the banks of the Hudson River. The Museum collections focus on 19th-century through contemporary American Art; Glenview, an 1876 house on the National Register of Historic Places; Hudson Riverama, an environmental teaching gallery; a state-of-the-art, 120-seat planetarium, and a 400-seat outdoor amphitheater with programs every weekend, special days for families and events throughout the year. 
  • Parking: Free
  • Nearest public transportation stop: Glenwood Station off Metro North Hudson Line; Shonnard Terrance on the 1 Buss
  • Play area: Indoor
  • Party room: Yes

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