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Lunar New Year

02.01.2019

Lunar New Year

Celebrate the Lunar New Year and welcome the Year of the Pig at one of the events listed below. You can also contact your Community Builder to find out if there are any Lunar New Year events taking place in your community.

Lunar New Year Family Festival

This free event features fun family-friendly activities for everyone to enjoy. Dance to live music, watch martial arts demos and learn more about the holiday.

Date and time: February 2, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: Seattle Art Museum, 1300 1st Ave

Cost: Free

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Seattle’s Chinatown-International District’s Annual Lunar New Year

Experience Lunar New Year food and culture in Seattle’s International District. Watch a lion dance performance and costume contest (see details below), create crafts with local artists and enjoy traditional entertainment. Neighborhood restaurants will offer a variety of $3 bites. 

Date and time: March 2, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Please note, date has been changed due to inclement weather)

Location: Hing Hay Park, 423 Maynard Ave S

Cost: Free

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10th Annual Lunar New Year Costume Contest

Make a pig mask or create a costume that honors the Lunar New Year. Contestants can win money and prizes. You must be present to win.

Date and time: February 9, 11 a.m. to 1: 30 p.m.

Location: Northwest Asian Weekly, 412 Maynard Ave S

Cost: Free

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