Chinese New Year Celebrations Near Dallas

As we enter the Year of the Rat, make sure your child’s little nibblers are healthy and strong by visiting your Dallas, TX, dentist at Pediatric Dental Care at Casa Linda for a checkup and cleaning. They’ll need their teeth at their best this weekend to taste all the amazing (sometimes free) food at the Chinese New Year celebrations being held around our community of Dallas-Fort Worth this Saturday.

 

Kid-Friendly Events This Saturday

This Saturday, January 25th, 2020 is the beginning of the Lunar New Year: the Year of the Rat. There are several events being held all day long to ring in the new year across the DFW metroplex, so you’re sure to find something near you. Here are some of the events you and your child can attend on Saturday:

  1. The Lunar New Year Celebration at Vikon Plaza Indoor Bazaar. This event is located at 2918 S Jupiter Rd, Garland, TX, from 12 PM until 4 PM. It will feature a dragon dance at 12:30 PM, four free eggrolls per person, and free red lucky envelopes with lucky money inside given to children under ten years old. You could also win a TV at a free game of bingo! For more information, you can visit their Facebook event page.
  2. The Chinese New Year Celebration at The DFW China Town Shopping Center. This event is located at DFW Chinatown, 400 N Greenville Ave, Richardson, TX, from 10 AM until 2 PM. There will be dragon and lion dances at 12 PM, Chinese martial arts, traditional music, origami, a costumes show, and a red envelopes giveaway! For more information, you can visit the Dallas CCC website.
  3. The Lunar New Year Celebration- Year of the Rat! This event will be hosted at Little Land Play Gym, located at 279 Town Place, Fairview, TX, from 10 AM until 5 PM. There will be several different crafts and activities including paper lanterns, rat candy canes, play dough dumplings, origami, kirigami, and more. The event will also feature a wishing tree on which to write and place your wish for the new year, as well as traditional snacks and drinks for the children and adults, with red envelopes with buttermints and chocolate gold coins for the first 120 children! For more information, you can visit their Facebook event page.

Ready to Keep Your Child’s Smile Healthy for the New Year?

At Pediatric Dental Care at Casa Linda in Dallas, TX, we want your child to face this Lunar New Year with a smile that you can both be proud of. We can help you create healthy habits at home and watch for any issues at your child’s regular dental visits. To learn more, or if your child is due for a checkup, schedule an appointment by calling 214-321-4880.