Saturday, January 25, 2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free public programming, presented by ComEd! Join us in the Aon Grand Ballroom for an afternoon celebration of Chinese New Year, featuring live dance, music, and other performances, plus traditional food, crafts and more!
Usher in the “Year of the Rat” with a traditional Chinese New Year Celebration that’s More Than You Imagine. Presented in partnership with the Chinese Fine Arts Society, this vibrant display of cultural expression features festive décor, bold costumes, customary music and more. Authentic Chinese cuisine from New Furama Restaurant will be available for purchase.
Eight tones Musical Ensemble
Cheng Da Drum Team
Chicago Chinese Cultural Center Lion Dance Team
Flying Fairies dance
Jin Que Yue Dance
Pao Ling Ling Dance
Yin He Dance
Bei Dou Kung Fu
Zhong Hua Kung Fu
Miss Chinese Chicago
Chicago Talents Group
Bamboo Melody Instruments
Chicago Chinese Cultural Institute
Chinese Fine Arts Society
Danyel Fish Kids Fun
Little Roses LLC
Yijun Hu, Calligrapher
Make a day of your visit to Global Connections: Chinese New Year! There’s more to do at Navy Pier than ever before. Start planning now!
Visit the Crystal Gardens and Chicago Children’s Museum, see what’s playing at Chicago Shakespeare Theater or the AMC Navy Pier IMAX, or simply walk the Navy Pier grounds to discover new works of art peppering our parks and promenade.
Don’t miss the soaring heights of the all-new Centennial Wheel—a perennial favorite offering stunning, 360-degree views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline.
Navy Pier’s Chinese New Year Celebration is part of Global Connections, presented by ComEd, a free community event series. Learn more about Global Connections, and be sure to check out all of Navy Pier’s free events and programs throughout the year.
Planning to attend this event? Getting to Navy Pier has never been easier. Learn more about our convenient transportation and parking options.