Chinese New Year is on January 28th! Celebrate the Year of the Rooster in the Huntington / Five Harbors Area and Beyond with great activities and restaurants.


Huntington Township

Events

1/28- Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum: Learn the history of the holiday, play a good luck symbol match game, write "whale" in Chinese, and enjoy theme-related craft stations around the museum. 

  • 279 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724


Restaurants

photo courtesy of Albert's Mandarin Gourmet

Albert's Mandarin Gourmet- Serving Chinese cuisine in Huntington Village specialties include Confucius Prawn, Calamari Marco Polo and Gold Coin. 

  • 269 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743


photo courtesy of Ting

Ting- Offering a combination of Japanese and Chinese food- theres plenty on the menu to try and enjoy.

  • 92 East Main St, Huntington, NY 11743


photo courtesy of P.F. Changs

P.F. Chang's- serving some delicious favorites including Mongolian Beef and Lettuce Wraps. PF Changs is offering a Chinese New Year sweepstakes with the possibility of winning a trip to New York, San Francisco or Chicago or hundreds of other prizes. 

  • 160 Walt Whtiman Road, Space 1027B, Huntington Station, NY 11746

Precious-  Newsday featured Precious and recommends the roast pork buns, the shrimp dumplings, scallion pancakes and parchment prawns.

  • 504 Larkfield Rd, East Northport, NY 11731-


Beyond On Long Island

Restaurants Beyond

photo courtesy of Mark Brandon Photography of website EastofNyc.com- check out his blog about Fortune Wheel and other popular Asian restaurants

Fortune Wheel Restaurant- in the mood for dim sum or other authentic Cantonese foods? This is a popular and delicious eatery. 

  • Nassau Mall, 2601 Hempstead Turnpike #28, Levittown, NY 11756

photo courtesy of Moonstone

Moonstone- celebrating the Chinese New Year from January 27th- January 31st with a chef's special menu including Double Happiness, Easy Fortune, Plenty of Laughter and Ever Lasting Joy.

  • 14 Northern Blvd., Great Neck, NY 11021

photo courtesy of Chef Wang

Chef Wang- indulge in new Sichuan cuisine and hot pots including spicy prawn puffed pasty, fried lamb w. cumin and tangy spicy happy family. 

  • 1902 Jericho Tpke, New Hyde Park


photo courtesy of Peninsula

Peninsula - enhance your experience of Chinese cuisine with a performance of the lion dance by Ten Tigers Kung Fu Academy of Huntington. 


Events Beyond


1/28- Planting Fields Arboretum: Celebrate Chinese New Year with martial arts performances, traditional music, dances, drums, painting, calligraphy, songs, papers arts and holiday sculpture.

  • 1395 Planting Fields Rd., Oyster Bay, NY 11771

1/28- Long Island Children's Museum: A bright New Year- learn about the customs, celebrations, surrounding this vibrant holiday and paint a beautiful paper lantern.

  • 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530

Save the date- 2/4/17- Charles B. Wang Center: Chinese New Year celebration including professional calligraphy, paper cutting, origami folding, spinning top, kite making and much more. 

  • 100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY 11794