The Year of the Monkey begins February 8, 2016! People born in the Year of the Monkey are generally quick-witted, lively and out-spoken.
Learn more about Chinese New Year, the most colorful and joyous of all Chinese festivals during Lan Su's two-week celebration. The celebration kicks off on Monday, February 8 with "Rolling in the Wealth," a traditional good fortune and prosperity activity of rolling oranges and gold coins through Lan Su's front door. "Rolling in the Wealth" is followed by a lion dance performance , and much more! Every guest visiting on February 8 will also receive a hong bao, or traditional lucky red envelope.
The celebration ends with four nights of Lantern Viewing and dragon processions (February 19-22). A separate admission ticket is required for this event.
Weekends during Chinese New Year feature:
Weekdays offer a sneak peek at Lan Su's 2016 events and activities, including Cuisines of China, Lan Su in Bloom, Chinese Fun and Games, and more.
Please note: For the safety of visitors, volunteers, and staff, entry may be limited at peak times of visitation to meet fire code regulations. Expect lines at times on opening day and weekend days. Plan for the most auspicious visit by arriving early! "Rolling in the Wealth" orange and coin rolling is limited to the first 100 visitors.
Chinese New Year presented by
This project is supported in part by grants from
US Bank Foundation