Chinese New Year at Prahran Market

The Prahran market is joining in the festivities for Chinese New Year 

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2013 is the Year of the Snake, according to the Chinese. Prahran market is putting on a bunch of events for the celebration of the New Year, whether you're a snake, tiger or perhaps a rabbit. With all the bells and whistles of Chinese special occasions, events on the day include:
  • Live entertainment with traditional music and lion dance - Market Square, 11am 
  • Lend your hand to a bit of Chinese calligraphy - Market Square, 10.30am
  • Give the kids something fun to try with a Chinese dance workshop and face painting - Market Square, 10am-2pm
  • Learn the intricacies of Chinese cooking with Min Su from Lee's Asian Grocery - Bianco Demonstration Kitchen 10am-noon

Go on, get a little culture! 

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Chinese New Year at Prahran Market details

Prahran Market


Address
163 Commercial Rd

South Yarra 3141

Transport
Nearby Stations: Prahran

Telephone 03 8290 8220

Price FREE
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Date Sat 16 Feb 2013

Open 9am-5pm

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