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Oakland Museum: Lunar New Year Celebration - Year of the Sheep

Don’t miss this favorite annual festival, as OMCA rings in the Year of the Sheep with an array of Asian traditions in arts, crafts, food, demonstrations, live music, dance, family activities, and so much more. Explore connections between the diverse Asian cultures represented in California, including Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Japanese, Tibetan and other Asian cultures. Enjoy live music, traditional lion and dragon dances, martial arts, storytelling, Chinese opera face painting, hands-on art-making activities, and performances by Magic of Jade and comedic plate-spinner "The Happy Chef" Xia Kemin, and more. Try your hand at traditional crafts to take home.

All activities included with Museum admission.

OMCA Family is made possible by generous support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.