The Autumn Moon Festival (Celebrating the Asian Harvest)
The New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden
A program celebrating the fall harvest-time. Featuring tours, traditional music and dance performances, Martial Arts and Tai Chi demos, as well as lessons in Chinese calligraphy around and in the New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden.
From 1-3PM we also have Lincoln Center’s Boro-Linc programming featuring a Arts & Crafts Family Workshop (1pm) and a performance by Elena Moon Park & Friends, Rabbit Days and Dumplings (2pm) at the Outdoor Stage. Lincoln Center’s Boro-Linc programming is free to the public. Support for Boro-Linc is provided by Betty & John Levin. Lead corporate support provided by Time Warner, Inc.
Also, Join our friends at the Staten Island Museum for the GRAND OPENING! of their new home at Snug Harbor! Opening day festivities will include FREE admission, the ribbon cutting ceremony (at 10AM), lawn games for the whole family, food, live music, crafts for kids, and some special surprises. The day (10:00am – 5:00pm) will be a full festival of art, science, and history celebrating all things Staten Island! Visit www.statenislandmuseum.org for more details!
Admission to the Autumn Moon Festival, which takes place from 12 noon to 4:00 PM in the Scholar’s Garden, is $10 for adults, $8 for students, children and seniors.