215 Centre St
New York, NY 10013
Mid-Autumn Moon Family Festival
Saturday, September 7, 2019
12:00 – 4:00 pm
At the Museum of Chinese in America
215 Centre St, NYC
Mooncakes, lanterns, and the Jade Rabbit on the moon! Explore the customs and traditions behind this harvest festival with a mooncake tasting, arts and crafts, stellar story time, and more family fun! Drop-in crafts include calligraphy workshops, shadow puppet making, and more.
Forsyth Street, between Division Street & East Broadway
Celebrate the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival in Chinatown, with a relaxing afternoon/evening of stage performances, amusement rides, food from local shops, and info from local organizations and city agencies. Also our friends at GrowNYC will be hosting a Stop ‘N’ Swap, allowing passerbys to bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books & toys that are no longer needed, and for taking home at no cost.
11:00 am – New Asia Music Chamber Society
12:00 pm – Greetings
1:00 pm – Salome James Jazz Duo
2:00 pm – PROSSPEKT
3:00 pm – TBA
Booth Participants (In Formation)
ActAble, China Institute, Citibike, GrowNYC, Kiwanis Club, NY Chinese Cultural Center, NY Cosmopolitan Lions Club, NY Global Leaders Lions Club, NY Japanese Lions Club, NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, Streetlab/The Uni Project, Transportation Alternatives & US Census Bureau
Weekend Walks, presented by the New York City Dept of Transportation, are multi-block, multi-day events on commercial corridors that promote the use of streets as public space.