Target Free First Sunday: Asian Lunar New Year

Target Free First Sunday: Asian Lunar New Year

From February 02, 2014 10:00 am until 4:00 pm Save to calendar

At Bowers Museum 2002 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706, USA

Target Free First Sundays & Nicholas Endowment 2014 Family Festivals

The Bowers Museum offers free admission on Target Free First Sundays.

Festivals take place from 11 AM to 3:30 PM.



Asian Lunar New Year Family Festival


John M. Lee Court

11 AM - 3:40 PM Art Display created by participants in the Treasures program, funded by the James Irvine Foundation


Norma Kershaw Auditorium
PM Oliver Chin: a presentation on his children's book, The Year of the Horse


Margaret and Cleo Key Courtyard
11 AM – 4 PM Face painting, Chinese Calligraphy demonstration, Chinese Dragon Puppet, Asian Paper Lantern and Dragon Head Piece art projects.

NOON Hsi Lai Chinese Drum Troupe

12:15 PM Lion Dance by J.C. Culture Foundation

12:45 PM Mr. Jiao, Master Musician of the Chinese 3-String Instrument: the sanxiang

1 PM Lightning Tai Chi led by Master Bob Hsing.
Tai Chi Quan is an ancient means to maintain and improve health.

2 PM Minh Tran – Astounding Vietnamese-Chinese Magician and Acrobat

2:45 PM Viet Cam Dance, performing the lovely traditional dances of Viet Nam.


Free admission to special exhibition "Gods & Gifts: Vatican Ethnological Collection" is limited to the first 1,500 people on a first come, first served basis. Each recipient must be present. Tickets can be picked up in the North Wing.


Free admission is also included to Bowers Museum permanent exhibitions, Kidseum and limited engagement exhibitions including: A Quest for Beauty: The Art of Van Cleef & Arpels, Revolution to Romanticism: Freedom of Expression in 19th Century European Painting, Sacred Realms: Temple Murals by Shashi Dhoj Tulachand; Spirits and Headhunters: Art of the Pacific Islands; California Legacies: Missions and Ranchos; Vision of the Shaman, Song of the Priest; California: The Golden Years; Ancient Arts of China, and Framed: Step into Art at Kidseum.


Free admission to Bowers Kidseum included. Kidseum hours: 10 AM – 4 PM.


Sponsored by the Target Corporation and the Nicholas Endowment, enjoy free admission to both Kidseum and the Bowers and catch multicultural entertainment, art projects, and dancing!


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