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Lunar New Year at the Wing Luke Museum

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Kick off the 2020 Year of the Rat at the Wing Luke Museum! Beginning with a traditional lion dance complete with firecrackers, drums, and dance, experience a full day of Lunar New Year family fun. After the morning lion dance, take a passport journey through the museum to participate in museum activities and learn about the Asian Zodiac.

***Portions of King Street will be closed for the morning celebration and traffic in the area may be heavier than normal due to other events in the area - plan accordingly!

Schedule of Events
10:00 - 10:30AM (outdoors - Wing Luke Museum)
Traditional Lion Dance - Free

10:30AM - 5:00PM (indoors - Wing Luke Museum)
Lunar New Year Fair - Free for kids and students (with ID)
- Games
- Crafts with local artists
- New Year Zodiac stuffed animal petting zoo
- Face painting
- Scavenger hunt
- Raffle prizes

Through the end of March, the museum will also feature:

  • Lunar New Year tours – Experience our unique historic hotel immersion tours with a Lunar New Year twist.
  • 2020 Year of the Rat Coloring Contest designed by designer Nadine Tabing – Grand prize is the Seattle Attractions Experience valued at over $700 featuring tickets to a Sounders match, MoPop, and more. Public voting online for winner April 11-22
  • New Years All Year Round – A colorful family-friendly interactive exhibit focusing on what the holiday means for our families with a focus on music, clothing, dance, and sound.

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Event Details

  • When

    No upcoming dates scheduled
  • Price

    Adults $15-$17; Free for children and students w/ID
  • Recommended Ages

    All ages welcome
  • Venue

    Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience

    719 S King St
    Seattle, WA 98104-3035
    United States