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Chinese New Year Festival at Huntington: Year of the Snake
The Huntington Library hosts a celebration of the Chinese New Year.
Celebrate the Year of the Snake at The Huntington’s annual Chinese New Year Festival. The two-day event will include lion dancers, martial arts demonstrations, mask-changing performances, folk music, children’s book readings, tea tastings, demonstrations, and more. Many of the activities will take place in and around the Chinese garden. Visitors can also purchase freshly cut flowers—a traditional way to celebrate the Chinese New Year. General admission.