Ring in the Year of the Sheep with Chinese New Year events throughout the area all month long.
Sun., Feb. 8
Celebrate at the Penn Museum’s Second Sunday Family Workshop by crafting a Chinese dragon puppet and going on an animal-themed tour of the China gallery.
Sat., Feb. 21
Cherry Hill’s Garden State Discovery Museum hosts Passport to Discovery: Chinese New Year, when families celebrate with traditional sights, sounds and activities of the culture.
Take part in the Independence Seaport Museum’s Lunar New Year cultural activities, crafts and dancing from China, Japan, Korea and Vietnam.
Sun., Feb. 22
The Garden State Discovery Museum's Passport to Discovery: Chinese New Year continues (see Sat., Feb. 21).
Enjoy the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Asian New Year Family Celebration with arts & crafts, family tours, dance performances and Japanese painting.
Sat., Feb. 28
The Chinese New Year Celebration at Wilmington’s Delaware Art Museum is an all-ages, family-friendly party that brings plenty of entertainment with traditional Chinese art activities, a scavenger hunt through the galleries, a lion and folk dance, a Chinese yo-yo performance, artist demos and a collection of kids’ artwork from the Chinese School of Delaware.