Dragon Boat Family Festival!

Sat, Jun 15, 2019 @ 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Make a splash with MOCA! Celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival (端午节) with an afternoon of family fun--filled with miniature boat races, sticky rice zongzi, and plenty more!

 

让我们荡起双桨!庆祝端午节,我们安排了一个下午的欢乐亲子活动——端午节驱五毒、节日来临百花香、以及更多其他节目。

 

Tickets: $10 per person. $8 for all MOCA Dual and Individual Level Members. Free for MOCA Family Level Members and above, children under 2, and Cool Culture families. Click here for ticket purchase!

 

票价:每人 $10。 个人与双人会员$8。对所有的家庭会员以及更高级别的博物馆会员,两岁以下的儿童,以及参加了酷文化项目的家庭,免费。点击此链接买票。

EVENT SCHEDULE

DROP-IN ARTS & CRAFTS, 12-4pm
无需预订的艺术及手工活动,中午12点至下午4点

 

Potpourri, please!
Stuff your own good luck charm! Fill a festive fabric sachet (xiang bao) with fragrant dried flowers and aromatic herbs.
 

好运香包!文化活动中心
用香喷喷的干花和香草制作一个节日布艺香包。作为一个幸运符,这个香包会让你好运连连。
 

Whatever Floats Your Boat Design Challenge
Design a floatable mini dragon boat from bamboo, foam, or cork. Then test it out in a race! Will your boat float? Races held at the mini-pool every half hour.

 

立桨冲浪 -文化活动中心水池
利用竹子、泡沫和软木等设计制作一艘迷你龙舟,然后下水比试一下!你的龙舟能浮起来吗?比赛每半个小时一次。
 

5 Color Bracelets
Continue a Dragon Boat tradition by weaving rubber bands to create a five color bracelet symbolic of a long, healthy life. Throw it into the water after the first summer rain!

 

五色手链
延续端午节传统,用橡皮筋来编制保佑长寿的五色手链吧。初夏第一场雨过后记得把它扔进水里哦!
 

Leaping Lizards
Lizards are one of the five poisonous pests that come out during the Dragon Boat Festival. Create your own colorful leaping lizard to protect you all year round.

 

Bamboo Leaf Art
Using dried bamboo leaves as your canvas, paint a vibrant Dragon Boat scene to add to our collaborative mural.

GALLERY ACTIVITIES, WORKSHOPS & MORE!

展厅探索、工作坊、和相关活动
 

Martial Arts Workshop | 1pm & 2pm**
Join martial artists from the New York Chinese Cultural Center for an introductory workshop that demonstrates traditional martial art forms originating from Shaolin kung fu and Yang style Tai Chi.


武术教学 | 下午1点及下午2点**
跟来自新苗文艺中心的武术家们一起学习简单的太极和少林功夫吧!

 

Paddles Up! | 12:30pm & 2pm
Get energized! Explore the roles of dragon boat team members through an interactive activity that will keep you on your feet! Bring your cameras for a special photo opportunity.
 

划啊,划啊,划龙舟!- 大堂
动起来!加入互动游戏来亲身体验龙舟队员的角色分工。游戏全程在地面上举行,所以别担心下水游泳,但别忘了带上相机拍几张难得又特别的回忆!


MOCAKIDS Storytime | 1:30pm & 2:30pm

Time to row, and go, go, go! Learn about the legends, foods, and traditions that make up the Dragon Boat Festival during our Dragon Boat Storytime!

 

Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt | 1pm & 3pm
Join MOCA on a gallery hunt to drive away the five poisonous pests and protect the museum. Bring your xiang bao for good luck!

 

消灭虫虫行动
来博物馆展厅,开展一场消灭虫虫大战,消灭五毒,保卫我们的博物馆!记住,带上你的香包,祝你好运!

Sweet & Savory Snacks: Zongzi Wrapping & Tasting with Sophia Hsu | 1-3:30pm
Learn why zongzi—delicious, pyramid-shaped rice balls wrapped in bamboo leaves—are eaten during the Dragon Boat Festival. Then tickle your taste buds with a piece of mouthwatering zongzi!

 

风味甜品小吃:跟Sophia Hsu一起包粽子并品尝
为什么在端午节吃粽子——这种包在竹叶中呈金字塔形的香甜糯米团?尝尝令人垂涎欲滴的粽子满足你的味蕾!

 

Balancing Act: Eggcellent Games | 3-4pm
Some say that on noon on the day of the Dragon Boat Festival it is possible to perfectly balance an egg. Try this and other challenges to usher in a lucky year. Will you crack under the pressure?

 

让鸡蛋站起来 | 3点至4点
听说过“立蛋”这个习俗吗?据说端午节中午鸡蛋能完美的站立起来。做到的人能迎来一年的好运哦!来试一试吧!

 

**Tickets for the Martial Arts Workshop are free with Family Festival ticket purchase, but quantities are limited! Performance tickets are distributed upon entry to the Festival. First come, first served.

 

MOCA’s Family Festival Series is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, along with the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.