Lunar New Year at PEM

Celebrate Lunar New Year, aka Chinese New Year, at PEM in 2014

Join PEM as they celebrate the Lunar New Year!  2015 is the Year of the goat (or sheep) and PEM will host a day of family fun including traditional lion dances, a film set in Boston's Chinatown, sword play, traditional crafts and more! Join the festive mood in the Atrium — watch dance performances, create your own lucky lantern, hear some stories, experience traditional dance and performances, and take a family tour!

Enjoy the day-long event program with performances, exhibits, movies and activities that include:

  • Performances
  • Actitivties
    • Chinese Folk Art Workshop

    • Lucky Lanterns

      • Make a traditional offering of good luck to take home
    • Lion Head Color Painting
    • Art Cart
      • Double Happiness: Celebration in Chinese Art

  • Exhibit
    • Up Close with Silk
  • Film
    • Little Shaolin Monks

      • This acclaimed documentary follows the lives of a group of "Little Warrior Monks" who live in the famous Shaolin Temple and practice the highest form of martial arts known to man.

Saturday, February 1, 2014 10AM - 4PM
Included with museum admission