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Chinese New Year Celebration

Price: Free - $14.95


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Join Creative Discovery Museum as we celebrate the year of the Pig during our annual Chinese New Year celebration. This spectacular event allows guests to learn about ancient Chinese traditions, make unique crafts, and enjoy special entertainment from Chinese dance and martial arts performers.

From noon until 4 p.m., we will feature the Chien Hong School of Kung Fu Lion Dance team, Chattanooga area Chinese folkloric dancers, martial arts demonstrations, singing, chop stick activities, Chinese caligraphy and food tastings. . The Chattanooga Chinese Association Folkloric Dance Group will also present traditional Chinese dances during the event.

Event schedule:

Noon - 1 p.m.: Cooking lesson / Chinese dumpling tasting
Noon - 4 p.m.: Paper pig masks and lion puppet activities
Noon - 4 p.m.: Chopstick activity
1 p.m.: Lion dance
1:30 p.m.: Chattanooga Chinese Association Folkloric dance group and music
2 p.m.: Martial Arts demonstration
3 p.m.: Lion dance
3:30 p.m.: Chattanooga Chinese Association Folkloric dance group and music

Activities and performances are free with admission to the Museum. Artist performances are made possible through funding by ArtsBuild and the Tennessee Arts Commission.


321 Chestnut Street - Chattanooga, TN 37402

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