Yeah, I know I’ve already let you know about this wondrous event, but I’ve got actual details now.
From the Pacific Asia Museum Press Release.
The Pacific Asia Museum will hold a Mid-Autumn Moon Celebration on Sunday, October 6 from noon to 6 p.m. The afternoon includes performances, crafts, food and other activities, presented in partnership with Chinese Culture Development Center and Sino US Performing Arts Organization. The event is free for members and included with admission for nonmembers. Discounted advance tickets are available on the Pacific Asia Museum website.
The schedule for the afternoon includes:
12-6 p.m.: Crafts
1-5 p.m.: Historical Chinese costume dress-up
12:15-1 p.m.: Chinese music performance
2:30-3:30 p.m.: Chinese music by String and Bamboo Music
3:30 p.m.: Mooncakes served (while supplies last)
See? SEE? Didn’t I tell you there’d be Mooncakes??
Oh, yeah. The schedule. Sorry.
1-1:30 p.m.: Chinese tea talk and demonstration
2-2:30 p.m.: Calligraphy and painting introduction and demonstration
3-3:30 p.m.: Chinese music introduction and performance
3:30-4 p.m.: Shaolin kung fu introduction and demonstration
4-4:30 p.m.: Closing ceremony
4:30-5 p.m.: Performance highlights: dance, kung fu and music.
Okay, Chinese Tea Talk, Shaolin Kung Fu AND Mooncakes? How can I miss this?
The schedule is subject to change, so consult the Pacific Asia Museum for updates.
The Mooncakes, I’m assuming are on the schedule no matter what.
Hey, what did you expect? This is primarily a food blog.
Mid-Autumn Moon Celebration
Sunday October 6th, 2013. 12pm-6pm (Scroll down to Oct. 6th on Museum Website to see the event listing)
Pacific Asia Museum
46 North Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena, California 91101
Museum Hours: Open Wednesday through Sunday 10am to 6pm