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Celebrate the Chinese New Year at Foxwoods Resort Casino
February 11 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Chinese celebrate the “Year of the Dragon” at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Sunday, February 11th, 2024 at 11 AM at the Grand Pequot Hotel Lobby.
Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier resort destination will celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year with cultural events and activities for all ages. To usher in the Year of the Dragon, this year’s festivities will include a Food Festival featuring authentic Asian delicacies, raffles and live performances as well as the annual traditional Lion Dance and procession!
Chinese New Year Lion Dance
To bring good luck for the year ahead, the Boston Chinese Freemasons Athletic Club will once again perform the traditional and beloved Lion Dance. Beginning in the Grand Pequot Hotel Lobby, the spectacular parade will proceed to the Grand Pequot Casino rotunda and culminate with the Grand Finale in Rainmaker Square. Guests should be on the lookout for the “Money God” handing out Lucky Red Envelopes.
Enjoy a selection of Asian-style food and drinks while learning about Chinese culture at the street fair-style Food Festival. Traditional Chinese New Year delicacies, artwork, and costumes will be on display and available for purchase. Unforgettable performances including a sword dance and martial arts demonstration will take place at the Celebration Zone on the Great Cedar Concourse. This family-friendly event is open to all ages.