Usher in the Year of the Fire Rooster with an exciting and rousing line-up of performances by outstanding artists from Singapore and beyond at the 15th edition of Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts. Taking place from 3 – 12 February 2017, the annual festival will celebrate the Lunar New Year with the community through an exciting array of ticketed and free programmes, suitable for all ages! Some key highlights for families and children…

huayi chinese festival of arts 2017

Child’s Play
Calling all brave children to come forth and be part of an heroic adventure to chase away the ferocious Chinese New Year monster, Nian! Learn the origins of Chinese New Year through an interactive storytelling performance. For ages 7–10 (children only).

huayi chinese festival of arts childs play

Parent-Child Workshop: FANtastic Fun!
Since ancient times, Chinese fans have been used not only for keeping one cool, but also as an accessory, as well as a canvas for embroidery and painted art work.

huayi fan workshop

Get crafty with your child in this workshop and make your own beautiful handmade fans, using craft sticks, paper and fun painting techniques.

10-days of Free Programmes
Huayi also brings a host of free performances and activities over two weekends. From lion dance, craft workshops, storytelling, Chinese dance, instrumental and choral music, to evergreen hits and performances by talented local singers and ensembles, there is something for everyone!

Line-up of free programmes will be released in January. Stay tuned!

For more information, visit Huayi – Chinese Festival of Arts.

huayi chinese festival of arts free programmes