Mid-Autumn Moon Family Festival

    When:
    September 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm America/New York Timezone
    2019-09-07T12:00:00-04:00
    2019-09-07T16:00:00-04:00
    Where:
    Museum of Chinese in America
    215 Centre St
    New York, NY 10013
    USA
    Cost:
    $12/person, $8 for all MOCA Dual and Individual Level Members. Free for MOCA Family Level Members and above, children under 2, and Cool Culture families.
    Contact:
    Education at MOCA
    8559556622

    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.

    Stage Schedule

    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.

    Buy tickets here…