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19th Annual Lunar New Year Celebration and Other Asian Traditions: Year of the Rat

19th Annual Lunar New Year Celebration and Other Asian Traditions: Year of the Rat

  • 1000 Oak St., Oakland, CA 94607
  • Neighborhood: KONO

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Join OMCA in celebration of the Year of the Rat with our 19th annual Lunar New Year festival, now held over two fun-filled days! Enjoy live cultural performances, demonstrations, hands-on activities, food, traditional and contemporary music and dance, storytime, a petting zoo, and much more. 

The tradition of Lunar New Year is celebrated around the world, and at the Oakland Museum of California, our annual event explores connections between the many diverse Asian cultures represented around the Bay Area, including Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Tibetan, Japanese, Malaysian, Indian, Bhutanese, and more. 

All activities included with Museum admission. Free entry for children 8 and under. OMCA Members enjoy free admission and express entry at the Oak Street Plaza Membership table during the event. All visitors are encouraged to use public transportation. OMCA is conveniently located one block from the Lake Merritt BART station. Limited flat rate parking will be available during the event for $7.

Event Info

  • Dates: February 8, 2020 - February 9, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Visit Website
  • Address: 1000 Oak St., Oakland, CA 94607
  • Time: 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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