Chinese New Year is on Friday, February 16th!
Celebrate the Year of the Rooster in the Huntington / Five Harbors Area and Beyond with great activities and restaurants.
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
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
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
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 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.
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
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
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