Thursday, January 26, 2017

Madison Street to Madison Avenue - Happy Lunar New Year!

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Sunday, January 29, 2017
11AM to 3PM
Harman Store, 
527 Madison Ave, 
New York, NY 10022-4301
United States

Join the Chinatown Partnership Local Development Corporation (CPLDC),East Midtown PartnershipThe Grand Central PartnershipMadison Avenue Business Improvement District, and Confucius Institute for Business at SUNY as we celebrate the Lunar New Year! 

This FREE, fun celebration will kick off at 11:00am inside the HARMAN Store,527 Madison Ave, with opening remarks from partners and special guests, followed by a range of spectacular cultural performances including:

* the New York Eastern Chamber Orchestra Conducted by Fei Fang,
* FJ Music Fusion
* juggler Lina Liu
* a traditional Chinese marionettes puppet show from Chinese Theatre Works
* and a Martial Art performance from American Tai Chi and Health Qigong Center.

Just outside, on 54th Street between Madison and Park Avenues, families, neighbors and visitors can enjoy a range of fun kid-friendly activities inside heated tents including, Chinese face painting, calligraphy and a themed photo booth.

Following the performances, crowds will send off two Lion Dance troupes as they make their way up Madison Avenue through the Upper East Side, on a decorated trolley, stopping at select retailers offering Lunar New Year promotions to commemorate the Year of the Rooster. Participating retailers include:

Barneys New York, BCBG MAXAZRIA, Breitling, Coach, David Yurman, De Beers, Eileen Fisher, Folli Follie, Harman, IWC, Kate Spade New York, Les Canebiers, Links of London, Michael Kors, Stuart Weitzman, Tory Burch, Vacheron Constantin, Vivienne Westwood, and more!

We'll see you on Sunday, January 29!

Happy Lunar New Year!
Terresa =)

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