Lunar New Year Family Festival

Sat, Feb 1, 2020 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm

Sat, Feb 1, 2020 @ 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Come on over to MOCA’s Year of the Rat Lunar New Year Family Festival!


Enjoy zodiac arts & crafts, lively dance performances, festive snacks, and timeless tales inspired by Chinese and Chinese American New Year’s traditions. Buy your tickets for the Morning Session (10am – 1pm) or the Afternoon Session (2 – 5pm)—both sessions will have the same awesome lineup of special guests and fun activities.


Tickets: $12/person; $8 for all MOCA Individual Level Members. FREE for MOCA Family Level Members & above, children under 2, and Cool Culture families. 


Click here for tickets to the Morning Session (10am - 1pm).


Click here for tickets to the Afternoon Session (2pm - 5pm).


Click here for the Morning Session (10am - 1pm) festival schedule.


Click here for the Afternoon Session (2 pm - 5pm) festival schedule.


Note on Performance Tickets:
Performance tickets for Whirling, Twirling Ribbons and Sounds of the New Year are free with Family Festival ticket purchase, but quantities are limited! Visitors who purchase Family Festival tickets online, in advance, get first access to performance tickets until tickets run out. Entry to performances is not guaranteed, even with advance online purchase of Festival tickets.

Performance tickets are distributed upon entry to the Festival. Visitors who purchase Family Festival tickets on the day of the festival will be put on the waitlist for performances.

This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.