CELEBRATING LUNAR NEW YEAR: THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT
The Lunar New Year is a time for celebrating with family, friends and community. This year, The Year of the Rabbit, we welcome you to embrace this occasion, symbolizing peace and longevity, in the Meatpacking District.
Kick off the celebrations by indulging in some delicious cuisine. The Meatpacking District is home to some of the best Asian restaurants in the city, such as Hao Noodle, Mokbar, Pearl River Mart Foods, and Buddakan. Each of these restaurants offer a unique culinary experience that will delight your taste buds and transport you to the heart of Asian culture.
After satisfying your hunger, make sure to stop by Pearl River Mart's Lion Dance Celebration on January 28th. The lion dance is a traditional performance that is believed to bring good luck and prosperity to all those who witness it. The acrobatic feats of the lion dancers, accompanied by the beating of drums and the loud clashing of cymbals, is a sight to behold.
Commemorating the Lunar New Year is a wonderful tradition that brings friends and family together. With The Year of The Rabbit being a time for reflection and renewal, it is a great opportunity to reconnect with loved ones. Enjoy the incredble food, entertainment, and customs being celebrated around the Meatpacking District as you create new and lasting memories.