Children of the Dragon


Bring the whole family to see the Lion Dance and experience this popular celebration of Vietnamese culture!

Children of the Dragon
Saturday, April 20, 2024
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Explore some of the rich Vietnamese traditions at this festive celebration. Don’t miss the thrilling Lion and Dragon dances from Yun Yee Tong USA – a spectacular favorite among museum visitors and staff. Make a dragon puppet, pose for a commemorative family photo in a xich-lo, and stop by the theatre to watch a short video to learn more about Vietnamese cultural heritage and the legend of children of the dragon.

Yun Yee Tong USA performances at 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.


Our supporting sponsors:

This program was made possible, in part, by a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San Jose.

Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose is supported in part by an American Rescue Plan Act grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support general operating expenses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.



This celebration is created in partnership with the Museum’s Vietnamese Cultural Advisors.