Lunar New Year at Box Hill Central

23 Jan 2018

There are so many things to do this Chinese New Year. We have amazing cultural entertainment and some delicious food to enjoy.

 

Entertainment includes:

  • 5th February to 4th March
    • Daily Walk through the Opera Masks an illuminated cultural experience located near the train station have your photo taken and you could win 1 of 10 $100 gift cards
    • 3D art installation near the north Playground (not sure what the art work will be but it will be cultural for example a dragon?) we will know next week
  • 16th February
    • 12.30pm and 1.30pm traditional Dragon Dance starting near the train station
  • 17th February
    • 11am Chinese New Year Festival opens with over 100 Asian inspired stalls with Chinese New Year souvenirs & unique and authentic Asian cuisine. Cultural activities and performances at the main stage
      • 5pm Official Opening
      • 5.30pm Traditional Dragon Dance and Fire Crackers
      • 10pm Closing Ceremony including traditional Lion and Dragon Dances and Firecrackers plus giveaways
      • 11pm Festival closes