Year of the Pig

Chinese New Year Festival

Date: 
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019
10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Category: 
Events
Event Notes: 
General Admission*
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Celebrate the Lunar New Year at The Huntington as the Year of the Pig begins. Festivities include lion dancers, mask-changing performances, martial arts, Chinese music and dance, and more! Rain or shine*.

EVENT SCHEDULE

SATURDAY, FEB. 2

Martial Arts |  10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain) 
Shaolin Temple Cultural Center, USA
East Lawn

Lion Dancers  | 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain)
Northern Shaolim Kung Fu
East Lawn

Mask-Changer (Bian Lian) | 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
Mr. Wei Qi Zhong
Haaga Hall

Dance & Music | 11 a.m., 1 p.m.
Zhejiang Conservatory of Music
Rothenberg Hall

Tai Chi, including Sword, Spear, and Fan | 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain)
Guo-Jie Tai Chi Academy
Brown Garden Lawn (outside Scott Galleries of American Art)

Music | 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:30–3 p.m., 3:30–4:30 p.m.
UCLA Music of China Ensemble
Chinese Garden; Plantain Courtyard, Lotus Pavilion, Clear and Transcendent Pavilion

Brush-Painting  | 10–12 p.m., 2–4 p.m.
Ms. Peifang Liang
Chinese Garden, Terrace of the Jade Mirror

Penjing and Viewing Stone Display | 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Southern Breeze Tree & Stone Society
The Rose Hills Foundation Garden Court

Chinese Floral Arts Demonstrations | 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
Rosa Zee, Chinese Floral Arts Foundation, USA Charter
Brody Botanical Center, Ahmanson Classroom

Arts and Crafts Activities | 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
North Vista Family Activity Zone (for all ages)

Calligraphy Demonstrations with Mr. Q. Tang | 10 a.m.4 p.m.
Scott Galleries of American Art Loggia

Huntington Store Book Signings | 12–4 p.m.
Jennifer Wood, illustrator

Chinese New Year Festival Photo Experience | 10 a.m.–4 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain)
Create a photo keepsake! Pose with lion dancers and martial artists at our Insta-Print photo booth
$15 set includes two 4x6 photos and digital download
Orbit Pavilion lawn

Sunday, Feb. 3

Martial Arts | 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain)
Shaolin Temple Cultural Center USA
East Lawn

Lion Dancers  | 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain)
Northern Shaolim Kung Fu
East Lawn

Mask-Changer (Bian Lian) | 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
Mr. Wei Qi Zhong
Haaga Hall

Martial Arts | 11 a.m., 1 p.m.
Kung Fu Heroes
Rothenberg Hall

Tai Chi, including Sword, Spear, and Fan  | 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain)
Guo Jie Tai Chi Academy
Brown Garden Lawn (outside Scott Galleries of American Art)

Music | 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m., 1:30–3 p.m., 3:30–4:30 p.m.
Han Ensemble
Chinese Garden; Plantain Courtyard, Lotus Pavilion, Clear and Transcendent Pavilion

Brush Painting  | 10–12 p.m., 2–4 p.m.
Ms. Pei-fang Liang
Chinese Garden, Terrace of the Jade Mirror

Penjing and Viewing Stone Display | 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Southern Breeze Tree & Stone Society
The Rose Hills Foundation Garden Court

Chinese Floral Arts Demonstrations | 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
Rosa Zee, Chinese Floral Arts Foundation, USA Charter
Brody Botanical Center, Ahmanson Classroom

Arts and Crafts Activities | 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
North Vista Family Activity Zone (for all ages)

Calligraphy Demonstrations with Mr. Q. Tang | 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Scott Galleries of American Art Loggia

Chinese New Year Festival Photo Experience | 10 a.m.–4 p.m. (*cancelled in the event of rain)
Create a photo keepsake! Pose with lion dancers and martial artists at our Insta-Print photo booth
$15 set includes two 4x6 photos and digital download
Orbit Pavilion lawn

Chinese New Year Special Menu

Library Lawn (*in the event of rain, moved to Admission Area)
Tea Eggs
5 Spice Glazed Pork Belly and Steamed Rice
Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings
Mai Fun Noodles with Mushroom Broth, Gai Lan, and Cabbage
5 Spice Glazed Pork Belly with Steamed Rice, Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings, and Mai Fun Noodles Combo Plate
Lucky Tangerines

Barth Entry Grove (*not available on Feb. 2)
Sweet and Spicy Wonton Crisps
Hot Tea

1919 Café
Hot and Sour Soup
Tsingtao Beer
Lychee Cocktail

Red Car
Yuzu Sorbet
Taro Ice Cream
Matcha Latte
Iced Green Tea

Freshwater Dumpling and Noodle House (*not available on Feb. 3)
Chicken Congee
Dan Dan Pork Noodles
Buddha's Delight (Vegan)
Sesame Rice Balls
Almond Cookies
Tea (by the cup)
Lemonade
Beer

Chinese Garden Entrance (*not available on Feb. 2)
Labobatory offering boba beverages:
Rose Milk Tea
Mango Green Tea
Honey Milk Tea

*Please note The Huntington is not participating in Museums Annual Free-For-All Day